Stock Symbol: MBT
Leader in IP communications is Presenting Partner of Global Relay
Gastown Grand Prix
VANCOUVER, July 9, 2013 /CNW/ - Allstream, Canada's all-business
communications provider, is proud to announce that it will be the
Presenting Partner of this week's Global Relay Gastown Grand Prix
cycling event, taking place in Vancouver, British Columbia's Gastown
district on Wednesday, July 10, 2013.
The Global Relay Gastown Grand Prix is the centrepiece of BC Superweek -
a diverse series of cycling events that take place each July in the
Lower Mainland of British Columbia. This year will mark the 40th anniversary of the prestigious professional cycling race. The event
garners international attention for its challenging course and historic
location, attracting cyclists, spectators and media from across Canada
and around the world.
"We are very pleased to once again partner with title sponsor Global
Relay, our neighbour in Gastown and an Allstream customer, to present
this exciting sporting event," said Allstream President Dean Prevost.
"The Global Relay Gastown Grand Prix is a free and family-friendly
event that is a great experience for participants and spectators and
for the city of Vancouver."
Allstream will be a co-presenter of various activities and awards at the
Global Relay Gastown Grand Prix and is also sponsoring the Trek Red
Truck Racing team, who finished first at the Banff Bike Fest in June.
For more information on the Global Relay Gastown Grand Prix, please
Allstream is a Canadian leader in IP communications and the only
national communications provider that works exclusively with business
customers of all sizes. With nearly 600,000 customer connections,
Allstream's momentum is fuelled by the knowledge, skills and
entrepreneurial spirit of its 2,500 employees across the country who
collaborate with customers to determine their unique communications
solutions needs. Supported by its more than 30,000-kilometre nationwide
high-performance fibre-optic network, Allstream's broad portfolio of
business solutions are built from an array of advanced communications
technologies and services including a wide range of innovative,
highly-scalable IP-based solutions to help organizations communicate
more efficiently and profitably. Allstream takes pride in its
commitment to delivering an exceptional customer experience, and has
long been recognized by its technology partners for the contributions
made to their businesses. Allstream is wholly-owned by Manitoba Telecom
Services Inc., which is listed on the TSX (trading symbol: MBT). For
information on Allstream's products and solutions, please visit www.allstream.com.
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