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JAB Broadband, Nation’s Leading Wireless Broadband Provider, Completes 100th Acquisition; Named Red Herring Top 100 North American Company

June 3, 2014

JAB’s Growth and Performance Garner Continued National Recognition

DENVER--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- JAB Broadband (JAB), the nation’s largest fixed wireless broadband carrier, has completed its 100th acquisition; while simultaneously named one of North America’s Top 100 companies by Red Herring magazine.

JAB is the industry leader in providing high-speed wireless Internet and digital phone service to residential and commercial customers throughout the Rocky Mountain, Midwest and Southwest regions.

“From day one, our goal has always been to deliver high-quality Internet and digital phone service to rural and suburban areas,” said Jeff Kohler, JAB Broadband’s Co-Founder and Chief Development Officer. “Our technology helps close the digital divide and save our customers money while benefiting from high-speed Internet access for streaming, information, continuing education, online gaming and entertainment.”

JAB recently concluded the acquisition of three fixed wireless companies in Nevada, Texas and central Iowa; bringing its total to 100 since 2006. As a result of these purchases, JAB’s family of companies now serves 175,000+ residential and commercial accounts.

Separately, JAB was named to Red Herring’s North American “Top 100” which recognizes the innovations and technologies of outstanding entrepreneurs and promising companies in the US and Canada.

“JAB Broadbandembodies the vision, drive and innovation that define a successful entrepreneurial venture,” said Alex Vieux, Red Herring’s publisher and CEO. He went on to say Red Herring’s editorial staff evaluated “…financial performance, technological innovation and intellectual property, management quality, business model, customer footprint and market penetration” in selecting JAB as one of its 2014 Top 100 honorees from nearly 3000 entries.

In 2013, JAB was selected Operator of the Year by the Wireless Internet Service Provider Association and described as “Forging a 14-state Empire” by the Denver Business Journal.

About JAB Broadband

JAB Broadband is the nation’s largest wireless broadband provider; serving rural and suburban residential and commercial customers throughout 14 states in the Midwest, Rocky Mountain and Southwest regions.

JAB, privately held and headquartered in metro Denver, operates Prairie iNet, SKYBEAM, Digis, T6, and Rhino Communications. All companies offer digital phone as well as high-speed broadband services; with Internet speeds ranging between 3 Mbps and 1 Gbps. Visit or contact Co-Founder/Chief Development Officer Jeff Kohler for information.

For JAB Broadband

Richard Abels, 303-779-6292

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