Frontier to Announce Broadband Investment

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Frontier to Announce Ohio Broadband Commitment and Investment –
Frontier Chairman /CEO to be Welcomed by Ohio State University President

WHAT: Frontier Communications, the nation’s largest rural telecommunications company, will formally announce its broadband commitment and planned capital expenditure investment for Ohio during a business/community luncheon to be held at The Ohio State University at Marion. The event will also mark the first partnership opportunity for Frontier and Ohio State.

Frontier representatives:
Maggie Wilderotter, Chairman and CEO – Frontier Communications
John J. Lass, President – Central Region, Frontier Communications
Dave Davidson, Senior VP/GM – Ohio, Frontier Communications
Gayle Bock, Senior VP – Marketing, Frontier Communications

Ohio State University representatives:
E. Gordon Gee, President, The Ohio State University
Gregory Rose, Dean and Director, The Ohio State University at Marion
Colleen Garland, Associate VP, Development, The Ohio State University
Mike Boehm, Vice Provost, The Ohio State University

WHEN: Monday, August 30, 2010 at approximately 12:40 p.m. (immediately following luncheon)

WHERE: The Ohio State University at Marion
1465 Mt. Vernon Ave.
Guthery Community Room - Maynard Hall
Marion, OH 43302

WHO: Frontier Communications Corporation (NYSE: FTR) offers voice, High-Speed Internet, satellite video, fiber to the home, wireless Internet data access, data security solutions, bundled offerings, specialized bundles for small businesses and home offices, and advanced business communications Access Solutions for medium and large businesses in 27 states and with approximately 14,600 employees. More information is available at and