SOURCE: Warwick Valley Telephone Company

Warwick Valley Telephone Company

September 14, 2011 16:46 ET

Warwick Valley Telephone Company's Full Service Telecommunications Management Team Integrated

WARWICK, NY--(Marketwire - Sep 14, 2011) - Warwick Valley Telephone Company ("WVT Communications," "WVT" or the "Company") (NASDAQ: WWVY) announced today that it has completed the integration of the management team of its full service telecommunications company associated with its recent acquisition of Alteva LLC, a cloud-based unified communications ("UC") solutions provider and North America's largest enterprise hosted Voice over Internet Protocol ("VoIP") provider. WVT operates in Southern Orange County, New York; portions of Central New York and New Jersey; and the greater Philadelphia, Pennsylvania region.

President and Chief Executive Officer, Duane W. Albro has announced that since the official closing of the acquisition of Alteva LLC on August 5, 2011, the Company has identified its executive level and management leadership teams with all employees aligned in functional roles to serve the Company's broad customer base. Additionally, all sales, marketing, operations and corporate support organizations have developed and are implementing comprehensive transition plans to continue the integration.

Mr. Albro stated, "Before we even closed on our Alteva acquisition we had a plan for the integration of our two companies. As prime evidence of the tremendous effectiveness of our newly combined teams, we have accomplished the integration of our leadership team in record time and we are now fully functioning with completely integrated management responsibilities."

About WVT Communications

Warwick Valley Telephone Company ("WVT Communications," "WVT" or the "Company") (NASDAQ: WWVY) is a global full service cloud communications company with a regional incumbent telecommunications company operating in portions of Orange County New York and northern New Jersey. Through its subsidiaries, Alteva and USA Datanet, and affiliated companies, WVT Communications offers local, long distance, Internet, video, network, unified communications, VoIP and other cloud services. Additional information is available at

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This press release contains "forward-looking statements" within the meaning of Section 27A of the Securities Act of 1933 and Section 21E of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, including statements, without limitation, regarding expectations, beliefs, intentions or strategies regarding the future. The Company intends that such forward-looking statements be subject to the safe-harbor provided by the Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995. Such forward-looking statements involve known and unknown risks, uncertainties and other factors that may cause the Company's actual results, performance or achievements or industry results to be materially different from any future results, performance or achievements expressed or implied by such forward-looking statements. Such factors include, among others, the following: general economic and business conditions, both nationally and in the geographic regions in which the Company operates; industry capacity; demographic changes; technological changes and changes in consumer demand; the successful integration of the Company's acquired businesses; existing governmental regulations and changes in, or the failure to comply with, governmental regulations; legislative proposals relating to the businesses in which the Company operates; reduction in cash distributions from the Orange County-Poughkeepsie Limited Partnership; competition; or the loss of any significant ability to attract and retain qualified personnel. Given these uncertainties, current and prospective investors should be cautioned in their reliance on such forward-looking statements. Except as required by law, the Company disclaims any obligation to update any such factors or to publicly announce the results of any revision to any of the forward-looking statements contained herein to reflect future events or developments. A more comprehensive discussion of risks, uncertainties and forward-looking statements may be seen in the Company's Annual Report on Form 10-K and other periodic filings with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission.

Contact Information

  • IR contact:
    Duane W. Albro
    WVT Communications
    President & CEO
    (845) 986-2100
    Email Contact

    PR contact:
    Angela Tuzzo
    MRB Public Relations
    732-758-1100, ext. 108
    Email Contact