Carriers

Qwest

Qwest Communications International Inc. (NYSE: Q) is a leader in broadband Internet-based data, voice, and image communications. Qwest has revenues of $18 to $18.4 billion a year and serves more than 30 million customers in the U.S. and abroad. It combines one of the world's fastest, most powerful global networks with a strong local exchange business that provides Qwest with 85% of its revenues and 90% of its profits. Qwest completes 240 million phone calls and carries 600 million e-mails daily just in its 14-state local phone service area.

Qwest also provides data and long-distance services to businesses in 27 cities outside that area. Locally and globally, Qwest offers a leading line-up of Web hosting services, managed solutions, high-speed Internet access, private networks, wireless data and other technologies and applications that are redefining global communications around the power and potential of the Internet.

ACC Business

ACC Business was founded on a simple idea: provide small to mid-size businesses first-rate telecommunications services at a low, affordable price. In 1982 ACC Telecom was founded in Rochester New York as a regional long distance carrier. ACC Business provides all of its customers access to the largest, most advanced and reliable telecommunications network in the world.

ACC Business is 100% digital, carries more than 97% of its traffic on fiber-optic cable and is constantly enhanced, upgraded and monitored for excellence. Thousands of businesses have chosen ACC Business because we deliver a competitive calling plan that makes sense. By offering basic services, we're able to keep our prices down. As we like to say, we like to pass the savings on to you. Straightforward telecommunications that small and growing businesses can afford, that's ACC's business.

Windstream

Based in Fairport, NY, Windstream Communications, Inc. is an integrated communications provider offering local, domestic, and international long distance services, high-speed Internet access, advanced data services, and communications management services to medium, and large-sized businesses, colleges and universities, hospitals, governmental organizations, and affinity groups throughout the United States. PaeTec currently serves customers in over 27 markets.