MIDDLETOWN, R.I., March 07, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Towerstream Corporation (OTCQB:TWER) a fixed wireless fiber alternative provider,  today announced that Michael Connors has been promoted to Senior Vice President of Operations.

“Mike has been an invaluable asset to Towerstream and our ongoing business strategy,” said Ernest Ortega, Chief Executive Officer of Towerstream. “I am extremely pleased to elevate Mike to a position where he can make an even greater impact on our organization and the company's business and strategic plans.”

As Towerstream's Senior Vice President of Operations, a newly created position for the Company, Mr. Connors will continue to be responsible for Network Engineering, Information Technology, Network Operations and Customer Support with additional responsibilities of Supply Chain and Site Acquisition. Mr. Connors previously held the position of Vice President of Operations at the Company. 

Prior to joining Towerstream, Mr. Connors was the Vice President of Operations at CompuCom. Previously, he was the Senior Vice President and an officer at Vanguard Managed Solutions after a long tenure at Motorola Solutions where he last served as Vice President of Operations.

Towerstream Corporation (OTCQB:TWER) (www.towerstream.com) is a leading fixed wireless fiber alternative company delivering high-speed Internet access to businesses.  The Company offers broadband services in twelve urban markets including New York City, Boston, Los Angeles, Chicago, Philadelphia, the San Francisco Bay area, Miami, Seattle, Dallas-Fort Worth, Houston, Las Vegas-Reno, and the greater Providence area.

Certain statements contained in this press release are "forward-looking statements" within the meaning of applicable federal securities laws, including, without limitation, anything relating or referring to future financial results and plans for future business development activities, and are thus prospective.  Forward-looking statements are inherently subject to risks and uncertainties, some of which cannot be predicted or quantified based on current expectations.  Such risks and uncertainties include, without limitation, the risks and uncertainties set forth from time to time in reports filed by the Company with the Securities and Exchange Commission. Although the Company believes that the expectations reflected in such forward-looking statements are reasonable, it can give no assurance that such expectations will prove to be correct.  Consequently, future events and actual results could differ materially from those set forth in, contemplated by, or underlying the forward-looking statements contained herein.  The Company undertakes no obligation to correct or update any forward-looking statements, whether as a result of new information, future events, or otherwise.

John Macdonald
Chief Financial Officer