North State Announces Quarterly Dividend

HIGH POINT, N.C., Nov. 10, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- North State, a leading fiber optic network, cloud and IT services provider, announced today that the board of directors of North State declared a cash dividend of $1.30 per share on the company's common stock.  The dividend is payable on December 2, 2016 to stockholders of record on November 21, 2016.

About North State North State (OTC:NORSA, NORSB) is a technology company focused on inspiring the Internet-driven lifestyle through high touch experiences.  Its fiber-delivered, ultrafast Internet and Internet-driven applications enable residential customers and businesses to efficiently and securely take advantage of the Internet.  Through its wholly owned subsidiaries, Data Chambers and Stalwart Systems, North State provides best-in-class data center colocation, customized cloud and IT solutions, managed disaster recovery services, managed security and unified communications.  For more information, visit northstate.net.

Contacts:

North State                             Andrew Stevenson                336-886-3801                         investor.relations@nscom.com

LHAHarriet Fried, SVP212-838-3777 hfried@lhai.com