RALEIGH, N.C. and CHAMPAIGN, Ill., Feb. 3, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Pavlov Media and Wavelength Corporation are pleased to announce that they have entered into a definitive merger agreement. Wavelength, headquartered in Raleigh, NC is a wholesale provider of managed data, video and low-voltage construction services to student and traditional apartment communities. Pavlov Media, headquartered in Champaign, IL provides both wholesale and retail managed data, video and voice services to student, military and luxury multifamily housing communities.
The merger creates a powerful and unique company that will service 100,000 users in 35 states with a full range of wireless and wired turn-key solutions.
"We are excited about this transaction and are confident it will mean great things for Wavelength, our customers, partners and vendors," said Eric Teague, Co-founder and CEO of Wavelength.
Mark Scifres, Founder and CEO of Pavlov Media said, "The two firms have been in careful discussions for years, we know each other well and agree the time has come to leverage our resources and respective talents. We think the impact of this merger will be transformative to our customers."
Wavelength will join the family of Pavlov Media subsidiaries and will continue to operate using the Wavelength brand. Eric Teague will join Pavlov Media as the Executive Vice President and Chief Business Development Officer.
Glenn Meyer, Senior Vice President for Corporate Development for Pavlov Media stated, "We are excited about this transaction and the opportunity to partner with the Wavelength team. This deal makes tremendous sense for both companies as our geographic markets are aligned, our skill sets are complimentary and the economies of scale are significant. Wavelength's management team has proven their ability to build a world-class team, design innovative solutions and to create value for their customers."
Bob Grosz, Executive Vice President and Chief Sales Officer for Pavlov Media commented, "This merger offers us the unique opportunity to combine the strengths of our two organizations. Additionally, this merger will improve the quality of the user experience in both Internet and video. Pavlov Media is a leader in this space with a strong reputation for delivering cutting edge solutions. Together, we will be providing a variety of solutions and real quality choices to the vast majority of the national apartment developers in this country."
About Wavelength Corporation:(www.gowavelength.com) Wavelength Corporation headquartered in Raleigh, North Carolina is one of the nation's premier providers of broadband services (video and data) to the multi-family real estate market. The company currently serves over 20,000 users in 28 states throughout the country. For information regarding this press release or the company please contact:
About Pavlov Media: (www.pavlovmedia.com) Pavlov Media, founded in 1994 and Headquartered in Champaign, Illinois, is one of the nation's largest private providers of broadband services (Video, Data and Voice) to multi-family real estate owners. In addition the company, through its citywide and regional networks, offers commercial grade services in several of its larger markets. Pavlov operates in 70 markets throughout the country. For information regarding this press release or the company please contact:
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