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RCN Chicago Announces Sponsorship with Top Chicago Entertainment Venues

Local high-speed Internet, digital TV and phone provider to have presence at Aragon Ballroom and House of Blues

CHICAGO, IL (February 17, 2016) - RCN Chicago, an industry-leading provider of high-speed Internet, digital TV and phone services, today announced a new sponsorship of Chicago entertainment venues - the Aragon Ballroom and House of Blues. RCN is the official sponsor of the venues for high-speed Internet and Digital TV and will leverage the sponsorship to reach its target audiences.

“Chicago is a town that appreciates high-quality entertainment, and we’re excited to sponsor the Aragon Ballroom and the House of Blues - the premier destinations for live music in this town,” said Tom McKay, general manager and senior vice president, RCN Chicago. “These venues are phenomenal places for local residents to enjoy world-class entertainment. Superior experiences are a core value of these iconic venues, as well as for RCN. We’re dedicated to providing our customers with world-class products and quality service, like our friends at the House of Blues and the Aragon Ballroom, where we are working tirelessly to deliver the best entertainment experience, every day.”

RCN will have a presence at numerous events throughout 2016 and will be offering information to attendees about its products and services. Participants interested will have the opportunity to sign up for residential RCN services at select shows.

Additionally, RCN will work closely with the venues to host ticket giveaways through its social media channels. For a chance to win tickets, learn more here and follow the conversation at #RCNPerforms.

RCN Chicago announced last year that it had substantially increased Internet speeds for residential service to 155 Mbps, amongst the fastest in Chicago. PCMag Readers named RCN #1 Top Consumer Recommended ISP in 2015.

RCN Chicago serves residents in single homes, apartment high-rises and businesses along the Chicago lakefront, the Villages of Skokie and Lincolnwood. RCN’s customers benefit from faster speeds, superior technology and a reliable network.

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About RCN Chicago

RCN Chicago serves residents in single homes and apartment high-rises and businesses along the Chicago lakefront, the Villages of Skokie and Lincolnwood.

About RCN Telecom Services, LLC

RCN Telecom Services, LLC ( and provides industry-leading high-speed Internet, all-digital TV and phone services for residential, small/medium and Enterprise business customers. PC Magazine’s Readers’ Choice Award named RCN one of the winners for best ISPs in 2013 and 2015 – RCN was rated highest in overall satisfaction. RCN is YouTube HD Verified, earning the company the highest-ranking Google offers. RCN is also a Netflix Open Connect partner, placing in the top 10 rankings in the markets RCN serves on the Netflix USA ISP Speed Index. RCN's affordably priced advanced digital services are delivered through our proprietary, state-of-the-art fiber-rich network and supported by 100% U.S.-based customer service. RCN's primary service areas include Boston, Chicago, Lehigh Valley (PA), New York City, Philadelphia and Washington, D.C.

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