In the fourth paragraph, first sentence, the name and title is incorrect. It should read, Comporium’s Matthew Dosch, executive vice president of customer operations and external affairs (instead of, Comporium’s Matt Dosch, senior vice president of external affairs).
The corrected release reads:
COMPORIUM AND ADTRAN TURN HISTORIC SOUTH CAROLINA TEXTILE TOWN INTO A WORLD-CLASS GIGABIT COMMUNITY
Technology and communications company plays visionary role in town’s efforts to revitalize community’s economy as a new technology hub in the South
(NASDAQ:ADTN), a leading provider of next-generation networking solutions, today announced as part of its
Enabling Communities, Connecting Lives
program, that Comporium will leverage ADTRAN’s broadband portfolio to deliver Gigabit service to the community of Rock Hill, South Carolina as the town looks to reinvent itself to keep up with the changing economy. An economic development and urban strategy – known as Knowledge Park – is currently being implemented by Comporium, the City of Rock Hill, Winthrop University and other community partners to transform the city’s historical center into a vibrant hub of entrepreneurial activity and “knowledge economy” jobs. Comporium is providing a critical catalyst for the effort by upgrading its network infrastructure with ADTRAN solutions to deliver ultra-fast broadband services for new and existing business customers. This world-class broadband network will enable significant economic growth as businesses relocate to one of the only Gigabit communities in the region.
Fully invested and dedicated to the advancement of the communities it serves, Comporium offers voice, video, data, Internet and security services to both residential and business customers throughout several North and South Carolina markets. The Knowledge Park economic development plan is designed to take advantage of Rock Hill’s existing strengths, including the presence of a leading university and several major knowledge economy businesses. Comporium and its community partners are also setting the stage to evolve and grow the city into one that can support an expanded business community, especially for industries that rely heavily on fast Internet speeds, including website and software development and 3D printing services. Comporium recently introduced their Zipstream service to support the development. The new service offers unprecedented speeds with Gigabit service, providing businesses with the bandwidth they need to successfully compete in today’s global economy.