Mobile Beacon Named The Official 4G Provider for ISTE 2012

Jun 15, 2012, 10:42 ET from Mobile Beacon

NORTH PROVIDENCE, R.I., June 15, 2012 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Mobile Beacon will be the official 4G mobile broadband provider for ISTE 2012, one of the world's premier education technology events.  A leading provider of low cost 4G mobile broadband service to the education and nonprofit sector, Mobile Beacon will be offering mobile hotspots, an expo booth, a hospitality room and other features throughout the conference, being held June 24-27 in San Diego.


"As one of the conference sponsors, we will have live 4G demo stations in select conference lounges where attendees can connect their own smartphones, laptops, tablets or other Wi-Fi device to our 4G service at no charge," said Katherine Messier, Director of Broadband Services at Mobile Beacon.  "We will also be raffling off a 4G mobile hotspot with one year of free service to qualified educational institutions every two hours during the Expo," she added. Mobile Beacon now provides coverage in more than 100 cities across 36 states.

More than 17,000 people are expected to attend this year's ISTE conference. For more information and a complete schedule of events, go to

About Mobile Beacon

Mobile Beacon is a pioneer in offering fourth generation (4G) mobile broadband services exclusively to education and nonprofit organizations across the United States. Mobile Beacon was created by a 501(c)3 nonprofit organization that has more than 20 years experience serving the educational community and one of the largest national educational broadband service (EBS) providers in the country. Through an agreement with Clearwire, Mobile Beacon provides high-speed data services and mobile Internet access to educational and nonprofit organizations. Learn more at

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