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Birch Communications Ranked by Atlanta Biz Chronicle

Birch Ranked by Atlanta Business Chronicle as one of the Top 100 Atlanta Companies

Birch Communications makes the list for the second year in a row

Atlanta, Ga. – Nov. 4, 2011

Atlanta, Ga.Nov. 4, 2011 -- Birch Communications, a leading IP-based telecommunications and managed services provider for small- and medium-sized businesses, was named as one of the Top 100 Private Companies for 2011 by the Atlanta Business Chronicle.  This is the second year in a row Birch has made this prestigious ranking, placing 55th on the list, based on annual revenue.

Other companies recognized on this prestigious list include: First Data, Cox Enterprises, RaceTrac Petroleum, Chick-Fil-A and Federal Home Loan Bank of Atlanta

“It’s an honor to be listed with these other distinguished and successful Atlanta businesses,” said Vincent Oddo, Birch president and CEO.  “In view of today’s business climate, our inclusion in this outstanding group is particularly meaningful.  We know that how we achieve success is just as important as the success itself, and this recognition underscores our commitment to providing our customers the personal attention that they deserve.”

Birch has been named in the Inc. 500 in 2004; the Inc. 500|5000 in 2009, 2010 and now 2011; and was also ranked the seventh fastest growing private company in Atlanta, and one of the Top 100 Atlanta-based companies by the Atlanta Business Chronicle in 2010.

 

-- About Birch Communications

Headquartered in Atlanta, Ga., Birch Communications provides managed communications and information technology services to a target market of small- and medium-sized businesses in select metropolitan areas within 38 states across the United States. Birch services include local and long distance voice, broadband Internet access, T1, PRI, bonded T1, integrated PRI, mobile voice and data, e-mail, web-hosting, voicemail, prepaid, and many other communications and information technology services. Birch voice and data services are, in most cases, delivered using Voice over Internet Protocol (VoIP) technology on the company’s secure IP-Network rather than over the public Internet.

According to Inc. 500|5000 magazine in its 2004, 2009, 2010 and 2011 rankings, Birch was one of the fastest-growing private companies in the United States. In 2010, Birch was also named the 7th fastest growing private business in Atlanta, and one of the Top 100 Private Companies in Atlanta, by the Atlanta Business Chronicle. Please visit www.birch.com for more information.

 

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Contact:  laura.wagner@birch.com

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