SOURCE: Urban Communications Inc.

Urban Communications Inc.

November 27, 2015 09:00 ET

Urban Communications Inc. Appoints Geoff Hultin as VP Corporate Sales to Drive Business and Commercial Revenue and Strategy

VANCOUVER, BC--(Marketwired - November 27, 2015) - Urban Communications Inc. (TSX VENTURE: UBN), one of the country's first telecommunications companies to deliver Gigabit Internet service to the home, is pleased to announce that that Geoff Hultin has been appointed as Vice-president, Corporate Sales.

Geoff brings to Urban nearly 20 years of sales, business development and product management experience in the telecommunications industry. As the VP of Corporate Sales Geoff will lead Urban's commercial sales team, drive revenue, implement sales strategies and evaluate Urban's commercial offerings to ensure alignment with the company's vision.

"Demand for Urban's services from the business community has been strong and we are now enhancing our team to fuel continued growth in that vertical" said John Farlinger, CEO at Urban. "We are pleased to have an industry veteran like Geoff Hultin fill this role. His deep experience and connections in telecommunications services will prove invaluable in driving commercial growth."

Prior to his appointment, Geoff held various sales roles with Allstream, a national 30,000 km. fibre network operator, where he led Unified Communications and Collaboration sales efforts in BC. His career also includes sales, business development and product management positions at Bell and Telus.

"Urban is at an exciting juncture and is positioned for continued commercial revenue growth in 2016 and beyond" commented Geoff Hultin. "I look forward to helping the company scale and reach the next stage in its growth."


Urban Communications Inc. (TSX VENTURE: UBN) is a telecommunications company providing a full suite of Internet, voice, video and broadband application products over its state-of-the-art carrier grade fibre optic network to commercial, residential and public sector customers. The Company's fibre optic network covers 200 km. across metro Vancouver and Victoria. Urban has recently launched high-speed Internet service to residential and commercial subscribers on its network at 1,000 Mbps (1 Gbps).

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