SOURCE: RCN Corporation

February 25, 2009 15:24 ET

RCN Management to Present at Upcoming Investor Conferences

HERNDON, VA--(Marketwire - February 25, 2009) - RCN Corporation (NASDAQ: RCNI), a leading provider of all-digital and high definition video, high-speed internet, and premium voice services to residential and small-medium business customers, as well as high-capacity transport services to carrier and large enterprise customers, today announced its participation in upcoming investor conferences.

Peter D. Aquino, chief executive officer, and Michael T. Sicoli, chief financial officer, will present at the Deutsche Bank Media & Telecom Conference being held in Palm Beach, Florida on Tuesday, March 3 at 9:10am. Additionally, management will present at Raymond James' 30th Annual Institutional Investors Conference in Orlando, Florida on Tuesday, March 10 at 10:25am. Simultaneous audio webcasts of the presentations as well as replays can be accessed at http://investor.rcn.com/events.cfm.

About RCN Corporation

RCN Corporation, (NASDAQ: RCNI) http://www.rcn.com, is a competitive broadband services provider delivering all-digital and high definition video, high-speed internet and premium voice services to residential and small-medium business customers under the brand names of RCN and RCN Business Services, respectively. In addition, through its RCN Metro Optical Networks business unit, RCN delivers fiber-based high-capacity data transport services to large commercial customers, primarily large enterprises and carriers, targeting the metropolitan central business districts in the company's geographic markets. RCN's primary service areas include Washington, D.C., Philadelphia, Lehigh Valley (PA), New York City, Boston and Chicago. (RCNI-G)

RCN Forward-Looking Statements

This press release contains forward-looking statements regarding future events and future performance of RCN that involve risks and uncertainties that could materially affect actual results. This information is qualified in its entirety by cautionary statements and risk factors disclosure contained in certain of RCN's Securities and Exchange Commission filings. For a description of certain factors that could cause actual results to vary from current expectations and forward-looking statements contained in this press release, refer to documents that RCN files from time to time with the Securities and Exchange Commission.

Contact Information

  • Contacts:

    Richard Ramlall
    SVP Strategic External Affairs and Programming
    RCN
    703-434-8430

    Carolyn Capaccio
    Lippert/Heilshorn & Associates
    212-838-3777