January 04, 2010 08:00 ET

RCN to Participate in Kaufman Bros. Technology Trends 2010 Conference

HERNDON, VA--(Marketwire - January 4, 2010) - RCN Corporation (NASDAQ: RCNI) announced today that management will participate in Kaufman Bros. Technology Trends 2010 Conference being held in New York City in January.

RCN Corporation is a leading provider of all-digital and high definition video, high-speed internet, and premium voice services to residential and small-medium business customers, in Philadelphia, Lehigh Valley, PA, New York, Boston, Chicago and Washington, D.C., as well as high-capacity transport services to carrier and large enterprise customers.

Felipe Alvarez, senior vice president and president of RCN Metro Optical Networks, will speak on the "Bandwidth: The Increasing Value of Fiber" panel on Tuesday, January 12, 2010 at 10:00am ET. A simultaneous audio webcast of the presentation, as well as a replay, can be accessed at Senior management will also conduct one-on-one meetings that day.

About RCN Corporation

RCN Corporation (NASDAQ: RCNI),, 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)

About RCN Metro Optical Networks

RCN Metro,, is a premier provider of high-capacity transport services for carriers as well as large and medium-sized businesses. RCN Metro offers a comprehensive suite of services including: Ethernet, SONET, Wavelength, Video Transport, Internet and more. With a network leveraging unique rights-of-way, spanning from Maine to Virginia and out to Chicago, RCN Metro deploys custom solutions to service providers as well as companies in the finance, hospitality, media, government, health care and education industries. RCN Metro is a wholly owned division of RCN Corporation.

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