SOURCE: JMI Telecom Corporation

March 03, 2008 17:00 ET

JMI Telecom Sponsors Charity Golf Outing, Donating $10,000 to the CIAA Scholarship Fund

CHARLOTTE, NC--(Marketwire - March 3, 2008) - JMI Telecom Corp (PINKSHEETS: JMIT), a next generation telecommunication products and services company, today announced that it recently sponsored the JMI Telecom Premier Official CIAA Invitational Golf Tournament. The tournament was a success; over 160 golfers and 30 sponsors participated. Rick Cammer of the Ballantyne Resort said, "It was definitely one of the most shockingly well attended events ever, here at the Ballantyne Resort. It was unbelievable!"

There was a wide range of sponsors who were affiliated with the Golf Tournament like:

    
--  Harris Teeter
--  Sonoma Realty
--  State Farm Insurance
--  Ruth Chris Steakhouse
--  Ballantyne Resort
    

Kyle Freeman, President, CEO for JMI Telecom Corp., stated, "We are honored to donate to this annual charity. JMI telecom will be a sponsor of this great event for many years to come." JMI Telecom will be donating $10,000 to the CIAA Scholarship Fund.

The annual basketball tournament event, which moved to Charlotte in 2005, is contracted with ESPN. The CIAA Basketball Tournament is the first NCAA Division II conference tournament televised as part of ESPN's Championship week. Additional partnerships with FOX, MYTV and CW affiliates have made it possible for the CIAA games to broadcast.


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JMI Telecom Corp offers competitive rates on digital phone, local/long distance and Internet service across the United States. For more information call 1-800-533-6131 or visit the website at http://www.jmitelecom.com.

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