SOURCE: D & E Communications, Inc.

June 06, 2005 09:39 ET

D&E Communications to Participate in Panels at SUPERCOMM and VoIP Conferences in Chicago

EPHRATA, PA -- (MARKET WIRE) -- June 6, 2005 -- D&E Communications, Inc. (NASDAQ: DECC), a leading regional broadband integrated communications provider, announced that two of its employees are scheduled to participate in industry conferences in Chicago in early June.

Scott L. Sandall, Vice President, Marketing, will speak on a panel titled "Successful Cases of Telco Deployment of Video & Broadband Services" at the IP Video Conference @ SUPERCOMM, organized by the U.S. Telecom Association. The panel is scheduled for 1:30 p.m. on Tuesday, June 7, at McCormick Place. Sandall will discuss the video service D&E offers through an ADSL platform to telephone customers in Union County, PA. Subscribers can receive voice, high-speed data and more than 100 channels of digital TV and music programming through the existing copper phone line into their home. For more information on the service, visit

Philip C. Theis, Manager of Strategic Network Planning, will participate in a panel on "VoIP and the Triple Play" during the VoIP: Telephony Conference organized by Telephony magazine. The panel will be held at 1:30 p.m. on Monday, June 6, at The Westin Michigan Avenue. D&E recently launched a residential VoIP product, Jazzd® Phone Service for Broadband, which leverages existing TDM switches while providing a foundation for future service via next-generation switching technologies. For more information about the service, visit

D&E is an integrated communications provider offering high-speed data, Internet access, local and long distance telephone, VoIP phone, voice and data network installation and maintenance, network performance management and security, and video services. Based in Lancaster County, D&E has been serving communities in central Pennsylvania for more than 100 years. For more information, visit

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