Frontier Communications Recognized as Mitel's Top U.S. Business Partner in the Americas for 2014

OTTAWA, Feb. 23, 2015 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Mitel® (Nasdaq:MITL) (TSX:MNW) has recognized Frontier Communications Corporation (Nasdaq:FTR) as its leading revenue-generating partner in the United States for two out of the past three years.

"2014 results demonstrate Frontier has driven exceptional year-over-year revenue growth through our partnership, fueled by its deep technical capabilities and strong commitment to delivering great customer experiences with Mitel solutions," said Joe Vitalone, Mitel's executive vice president for the Americas.

As a Mitel-authorized Partner for 25 years, Frontier provides Mitel solutions to business customers throughout its markets in 28 states. Frontier has been a Top 10 Mitel Partner since 2010, when it standardized its business customers on Mitel's voice and unified communications solutions. Frontier has also achieved Mitel Specialist status in the strategic areas of Cloud Communications, Contact Center and Hospitality.

"As our strong revenue shows, the Frontier partnership with Mitel is a great benefit for our companies. More important, our customers and end-users benefit from the flexible solutions and services we jointly provide. This recognition is a reflection of the value we deliver with Mitel to our customers," said Mike Daniel, Senior Vice President, Carrier and Customer Premise Equipment for Frontier.

Frontier is successfully installing and supporting the Mitel cloud-based and premise-based solutions for public and private universities, hospitals, municipalities, and multi-sized businesses throughout the U.S.

About Frontier Communications

Frontier Communications Corporation (Nasdaq:FTR) offers broadband, voice, video, wireless Internet data access, data security solutions, bundled offerings and specialized bundles for residential customers, small businesses and home offices, and advanced communications for medium and large businesses in 28 states. Frontier's approximately 17,400 employees are based entirely in the United States. Click here for more information.

About Mitel

Powering more than 2 billion connections every day, Mitel (Nasdaq:MITL) (TSX:MNW) helps businesses connect, collaborate and take care of their customers. That includes more than 33 million cloud connections daily, making Mitel the world's fastest growing provider of cloud communications. Our business communications experts serve more than 60 million users with over 2500 channel partners in more than 100 countries. We have #1 market share in EMEA and have been identified by top industry analyst firms as a business communications leader. For more information, go to and follow us on Twitter @Mitel

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