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LOS ANGELES, Dec. 19, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Boingo Wireless (NASDAQ:WIFI), the leading DAS and Wi-Fi provider that serves consumers, carriers and advertisers worldwide, today announced that it has been named "Best WiFi Service" in Global Traveler's 13th annual GT Tested Reader Survey awards. The recognition marks the seventh time Boingo has received the prestigious honor for its blazing fast Wi-Fi that keeps people connected at more than one million hotspots worldwide. "Travelers now expect Wi-Fi that is fast, seamless and secure wherever they go," said Dawn Callahan, chief marketing officer, Boingo. "Boingo prides itself in meeting this expectation with state-of-the-art networks that unlock powerful connectivity experiences, whether using Wi-Fi for a mobile office or to stream entertainment on-the-go. We are honored to win our sixth consecutive and seventh overall GT award for 'Best WiFi Service.'" Boingo's global Wi-Fi footprint spans more than one million hotspots located in airports, hotels, convention centers, cafes, retail locations and more. As the leading provider of airport Wi-Fi, Boingo can be found in 50 percent of North America's top 50 airports, and 30 percent of the world's top 30 airports. The company has made significant investments in its Wi-Fi networks to ensure a consistent user experience that delivers speed, security and ease of use. This includes offering travelers blazing-fast connection speeds of up to 20 Mbps. "The Global Traveler awards are among the most highly regarded honors in the industry," said Francis X. Gallagher, publisher and CEO, Global Traveler. "We congratulate Boingo for once again holding its place as the top WiFi service among travelers." In its 13th annual GT Tested Reader Survey awards, Global Traveler conducted a reader poll asking frequent travelers to vote for their favorite airlines, hotels, loyalty programs, Wi-Fi and more in an open-ended survey. For the seventh time Boingo received an overwhelming majority of votes in the "Best WiFi Service" category. Winners were honored at a special awards gala hosted by Global Traveler on Dec. 13 at The Peninsula Beverly Hills in Los Angeles. About Global Traveler Global Traveler, the only AAM-audited U.S.-based magazine for the international business traveler, is a business travel and lifestyle publication with an AAM-audited paid circulation of 111,000+. About Boingo WirelessBoingo Wireless, Inc. (NASDAQ:WIFI) helps the world stay connected. Our vast footprint of small cell networks cover more than a million DAS and Wi-Fi locations and reaches more than 1 billion consumers annually - in places as varied as airports, stadiums, universities, and military bases. For more information about the Boingo story, visit www.boingo.com. Boingo, Boingo Wireless, the Boingo Wireless Logo and Don't Just Go. Boingo. are registered trademarks of Boingo Wireless, Inc.