July 24, 2014 10:38 AM ET

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Company Overview of Birch Communications, Inc.

Company Overview

Birch Communications, Inc. provides IP-based communications and cloud services to small- and medium-sized businesses in the United States. Its services include local and long distance voice, broadband Internet access, T1, primary rate (PRI), bonded T1, PRI and DSL, SIP trunking, hosted PBX, wireless voice and data, hosted e-mail and applications, voicemail, and various other communications and cloud services; and mobile voice and data, Web hosting, virtual private network, and various communications and information technology services. The company also provides wholesale payphone access services to various companies and organizations that sell and provide payphone services; mobile broadband ...

4885 Riverside Drive

Suite 304

Macon, GA 31210

United States

Founded in 1996

Phone:

866-238-7041

Key Executives for Birch Communications, Inc.

Chief Executive Officer
Age: 56
Executive Chairman
Founder and Chairman Emeritus
Chief Financial Officer and Senior Vice President
Age: 43
Chief Operating Officer and Executive Vice President
Compensation as of Fiscal Year 2014.

Birch Communications, Inc. Key Developments

Birch Communications Announces Completion of Fiber Rollout in Kentucky; to Relocate Pikeville, KY Offices

Birch Communications announced that it has completed its integration and roll-out of 11,520 strand miles of fiber serving Eastern Kentucky. The company also has plans to announce a relocation of its current Pikeville, KY offices to a new location in the coming months.

Birch Communications, Inc. Refinances Senior Credit Facility

Birch Communications, Inc. announced that it has refinanced its senior credit facility with a substantial increase in available capital. Union Bank also joins Bank of America, PNC, Wells Fargo, and CoBank in the credit with a commitment of $25 million. Birch will use a portion of the proceeds to pay off its subordinated indebtedness and to fund the acquisition of selected assets of Lightyear Network Solutions.

Birch Communications, Inc. Receives Financing from CoBank

Birch Communications, Inc. announced that CoBank is now a syndicated lender in Birch's Senior Secured Credit Facility. CoBank's commitment of $12 million will increase the capacity of the Company's Senior Credit Facility and provides additional funding capacity for Birch to continue to pursue accretive acquisitions.

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