Fibertech Networks, a leading regional provider of fiber optic bandwidth services, today announced that John K. Purcell, Chairman and CEO, and Frank Chiaino, President and COO, are being recognized by the Small Business Council as finalists for the 2011 Business Person of the Year Award.
“We are both humbled and excited that Fibertech was recognized among the other finalists by the Small Business Council,” said Purcell. “It has been a great year so far for Fibertech and we are very thankful for our employees’ hard work and dedication without which we could not continue providing the best service possible to our customers.”
Finalists are being recognized for their leadership and involvement in Rochester and Monroe County, as well as through a feature profile in the Rochester Business Journal October 14 issue. The Small Business Council will also honor two outstanding businesspersons at the 29th Annual Gala Luncheon on October 19, 2011.
About Fibertech Networks
Headquartered in Rochester, N.Y., Fibertech Networks is a leader in providing fiber-optic based network services throughout mid-size cities in the Eastern and Central regions of the United States. Fibertech was founded in May of 2000 and has built metro-area fiber networks in 23 mid-size markets in the Eastern U.S. Further information about the company can be found at www.fibertech.com.