- Atlantic.Net Acquires ParkAve.net Subscribers
Media Contact: Doreen Sabina
Phone: (904) 249-3946
FL - Atlantic.Net, one of Floridas leading Internet Service
Providers, today announced that it has completed the acquisition
of the dial-up subscribers, dedicated access accounts and Web hosting
clients of Winter Park-based ParkAve.net. Terms of the deal are
not being disclosed.
immediately, former ParkAve.net customers can take advantage of
all of Atlantic.Nets features, including 56Kbps Web browsing
and e-mail service. Technical support is available seven days a
week and subscribers will have access to the Atlantic.Net software
startup kit, featuring Netscape Communicator, which is available
for Windows and Macintosh operating systems. With the Atlantic.Net
roaming access plan, former ParkAve.net subscribers may access Internet
service in any of the 47 cities Atlantic.Net currently serves, or
anywhere in the country.
look forward to a long-term relationship with our new members,"
said Brian Bess, marketing director of Atlantic.Net "We believe
that they will find the quality of Atlantic.Nets services
unmatched and that they will continue to enjoy the many benefits
of our efforts to become a major player in the Internet access industry."
is honoring all service agreements with ParkAve.net users and subscribers
will not need to make any immediate network changes in their computers.
However, Atlantic.Net recommends that all subscribers begin notifying
friends and family of the impending change in their e-mail addresses,
which will take effect within three months. Anyone with questions
regarding this change should call the Atlantic.Net Member Services
department at 1-800-921-9328 or send e-mail to email@example.com.
Atlantic.Net, recently named Floridas 15th fastest-growing
private company, was founded in 1994 by two University of Florida
students. The company, previously known as Internet Connect Company,
launched one of the first commercial Internet services in Florida
in 1995. Today, Atlantic.Net has 24,000 subscribers in cities across
Florida, Mississippi and Louisiana. Dial-up accounts start at $9.95
per month; including access to the World Wide Web, electronic mail,
discussion groups and other features. The Atlantic.Net software
startup kit, featuring Netscape Communicator, is available for the
Microsoft Windows and Apple Macintosh operating systems. 56K access
is standard with all accounts, but the service is also compatible
with older 14.4Kbps, 28.8/33.6Kbps modems as well as 64Kbps ISDN
terminal adapters. 128Kbps ISDN is available for an additional monthly
fee. Atlantic.Nets business services include high-speed dedicated
access, Web hosting and Web development and design. To learn more
about Atlantic.Nets complete line of services, call 1-800-422-2936
or visit the corporate Web site at http://www.atlantic.net.
ParkAve.net specializes in providing e-commerce and Web design services
clients. These services will continue to be offered under the business
name ParkAve.net Inc. For more information, please call Dave King
more information about this release, call Doreen Sabina at 904-249-3946
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