Skycasters Receives 2009 Crain’s Leading EDGE Award

Akron, Ohio – May 18, 2009 Skycasters, America’s leader in broadband satellite Internet solutions for customers who need guaranteed bandwidth and reliable internet access, and recipient of the 2008 Crain’s Leading EDGE Award, is pleased accept the 2009 Crain’s Leading EDGE Award.

The Entrepreneurs EDGE, a Northeast Ohio organization devoted to economic development through growth and entrepreneurship, is committed to helping existing middle market companies in Northeast Ohio grow their value while building a culture that is supportive of entrepreneurial ventures.

Kirk Neiswander, President of The Entrepreneurs EDGE, said, “The Entrepreneurs EDGE, Leading EDGE sponsors and community partners are pleased to have the opportunity to showcase Skycasters, its accomplishments, and the value Skycasters creates for the regional economy.”

“Bringing leading edge technologies to the broadband satellite Internet market, coupled with providing opportunities for jobs growth both locally and nationwide, have been Skycasters’ goals since its inception,” said Skycasters’ President, Mike Kister. “We’re honored to be included in the team of companies that are driving innovation and market leadership in Northeast Ohio.”

Skycasters’ award, announced on May 18, 2009, by Crain’s Cleveland Business, will be presented at the Crain’s Leading EDGE Awards Recognition Dinner on May 20, 2009.

About Skycasters

Skycasters is a leader in broadband satellite Internet solutions for businesses that need more than traditional terrestrial landlines. Everything in Skycasters’ infrastructure, including teleports, hubs, and the network operating center, is business-grade and company-owned. Even the equipment at your location is business-grade, and designed to meet the unique challenges of your industry, no matter how rugged the conditions. Skycasters’ 24/7 tech support and customer service in-house experts can resolve any issue that may arise.

Call Skycasters at 800-268-8653, or visit us on the web at

SOURCE Skycasters, LLC.

CONTACT: Media, Michael P. Kister, President, +1-330-785-2100,
or Gordon H. Landefeld, Marketing, +1-330-785-2100,
both of Skycasters, LLC.
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