- Atlantic.Net Offers Relief to Former BlueStar Customers Across
Media Contact: Doreen Sabina
Phone: (904) 249-3946
FL (June 27, 2001) - Atlantic.Net, an IP (Internet Protocol) carrier
and one of the nation's fastest-growing companies, announced today
a special offer for former BlueStar customers across Florida. Atlantic.Net
is offering free equipment and free activation to businesses that
sign a one-year contract for Atlantic.Net's Digital Subscriber Line
(DSL) Internet access, and free installation to businesses that
sign a two-year agreement for a high-speed T-1 connection. BlueStar
Communications, an Internet service provider serving small and mid-sized
businesses in the Southeastern United States, ceased operations
can turn up the DSL circuits within 15 business days after a contract
is signed and typically installs a T-1 line in 30 days. In addition,
Atlantic.Net is offering alternative connections to businesses until
their Atlantic.Net DSL or T-1 connections are established.
is in the fortunate position to be able to offer excellent service
to customers who are in the unfortunate position of having to find
a new Internet provider," said Marty Puranik, president and
CEO of Atlantic.Net. "Our optimistic but cautious approach
has allowed us not only to sustain but to grow our business, and
we are proud of that."
sign up for DSL or a T-1 connection, businesses can call 1-800-521-5881.
To learn more about Atlantic.Net's services, visit http://www.atlantic.net.
Atlantic.Net was founded in 1994 by University of Florida students,
Marty Puranik and Jose Sanchez, who started the company by selling
computers. After being denied Internet access through the university
in 1995, Puranik and Sanchez launched one of North Florida's first
commercial Internet services. In September 2000, the company was
named to Inc. magazine's annual list of the 500 fastest-growing
private companies in the country. Today, Atlantic.Net's network
spans seven southeastern states. Services include broadband, e-commerce,
Web solutions and dial-up. To learn more about Atlantic.Net's complete
line of services, call 1-800-422-2936 or visit the corporate Web
site at http://www.atlantic.net. For more information about this
release, call Doreen Sabina at 904-249-3946 or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org.
For company information, check out http://newsroom.atlantic.net.