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FiberLight Honored as One of North America's Fastest Growing Technology Companies by Deloitte for Fo

11/20/2013

Atlanta, Georgia — FiberLight today announced it ranked 297th on Deloitte’s Technology Fast 500™, a ranking of the 500 fastest growing technology, media, telecommunications, life sciences and clean technology companies in North America. FiberLight grew 292% during this period.

FiberLight’s Chief Financial Officer, Kevin Coyne, “We are excited to replicate our growth year over year as we continue to bring diverse, redundant, customized fiber fed solutions to our customer base.  In addition to this significant growth on the top line we are also delivering on the bottom line which grew 295%.”

FiberLight has been previously ranked as a Technology Fast 500™ award recipient in 2010, 2011 and 2012, as well as a Rising Star in Deloitte & Touche USA LLP’s Technology Fast 50 program for Georgia in both 2006 and 2007. FiberLight has demonstrated over the last decade a constant growth percentage through a profitable execution of short and long-term revenue goals.  This includes the constant expansion and development of the FiberLight network, as well as executing a very strong carrier and enterprise go-to-market plan.

Overall, 2013 Technology Fast 500™ companies achieved revenue growth ranging from 137 percent to 208,897 percent from 2008 to 2012, with an average growth of 2,926 percent.

About Deloitte’s 2012 Technology Fast 500™

Technology Fast 500, conducted by Deloitte & Touche LLP, provides a ranking of the fastest growing technology, media, telecommunications, life sciences and clean technology companies – both public and private – in North America. Technology Fast 500 award winners are selected based on percentage fiscal year revenue growth from 2007 to 2011.

In order to be eligible for Technology Fast 500 recognition, companies must own proprietary intellectual property or technology that is sold to customers in products that contribute to a majority of the company’s operating revenues. Companies must have base-year operating revenues of at least $50,000 USD or CD, and current-year operating revenues of at least $5 million USD or CD. Additionally, companies must be in business for a minimum of five years, and be headquartered within North America.

About FiberLight

FiberLight is a premier provider of high performance networking services including Ethernet, Wavelengths, and IP, SONET, and Dark Fiber optical transport network solutions. Solutions are provided to telecom carriers, government, enterprise, content providers and web-centric businesses. FiberLight wholly owns its 500,000 fiber mile network in key growth areas and offers robust networks in 44 US cities and towns within Georgia, Florida, Washington, D.C., Texas, Virginia and Maryland. Visit FiberLight at www.fiberlight.com.