RCN Installs Infrastructure to Provide theMART Cost-effective Solutions

Network solutions including internet, voice and video now available to all 450 tenants

CHICAGO, IL – Aug. 22, 2019 — RCN Business Solutions, an award-winning communications provider delivering network solutions for high-speed internet, voice, and video, today announced that its Business Solutions offerings are available to all tenants of theMART in Chicago’s River North district, formerly known as Merchandise Mart. Businesses within theMART can now leverage RCN’s full suite of advanced services, including high-speed data, voice, cloud networking, and custom solutions.

“With this expansion, RCN Business Solutions is bringing its innovative services to one of the most preeminent commercial buildings in Chicago and the country,” said Tom McKay, General Manager for RCN Chicago. “Our full suite of business services is easily scalable to create the perfect, customized solution for each tenant’s needs within the building, resulting in a seamless customer experience for all.”

RCN Chicago is an established and active member of the Greater Chicago area, with service coverage and community involvement in Lincolnwood, Evanston and Chicago proper.

For more information on RCN Business Solutions and its offerings, please visit www.rcn.com/business.


About RCN Business
RCN Business Service provides industry-leading high-speed internet, voice, video and network solutions to businesses of all sizes. Delivered through a wholly-owned, state-of-the-art fiber-rich network and supported by 100% U.S.-based customer service, RCN Business Solutions serves businesses in Boston, Chicago, Philadelphia (Delaware County), Lehigh Valley (PA), Washington, D.C., and New York City. RCN Business Solutions received the MEF’s CE 2.0 certification in the E-Line, E-LAN and E-Access categories in 2014.

About theMART
One of the largest commercial buildings in the world, the 4.2 million square-foot Merchandise Mart (theMart) is located in Chicago, IL along the Chicago River. Completed in 1930, the building continues to meet the changing needs of the office and showroom businesses it serves. As a Gold-EB OEM LEED certified building, theMART is committed to creating and maintaining sustainable environments.

TheMART is owned by New York-based Vornado Realty Trust, a fully integrated, publicly traded, real estate investment trust (REIT) and one of the largest owners and managers of commercial real estate in the United States with a portfolio of over 45 million SF.

Media Contact
Zoe Cushman
Matter on behalf of RCN
rcn@matternow.com
617-874-5201