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Hibernia Networks Wins 'Best PR Campaign’ Award at Metro Connect 2014

Hibernia Networks, the only US-owned, diverse transatlantic high bandwidth connectivity provider, announces today that it is the recipient of the “Best PR Campaign” award at Capacity Magazine's inaugural Metro Connect Awards in Miami, Florida. Hibernia is recognized for its comprehensive rebranding of the company in 2013 that coincided with the global telecom company’s ten-year anniversary, celebrating a decade of strong growth and expansion.

The Metro Connect Awards are designed by Capacity Media in conjunction with ATLANTIC-ACM to recognize the telecom industry's best in the North American metro market. Award recipients are honored for their innovation, dedication to excellence and visionary business practices.

“Following a decade of phenomenal growth, Hibernia has grown beyond the geographical limitations of its ‘Atlantic’ name,” states Bjarni Thorvardarson, CEO of Hibernia Networks, who was on-site to receive the award. “The company has increased its network footprint and service offerings by not only connecting the US to Europe, but also by expanding throughout North America and into Asia. As a result, the company’s rebranding unites multiple services under a single Hibernia Networks’ name that celebrates and acknowledges this growth and also recognizes the full capabilities of the Hibernia global network."

This 2013 rebranding initiative strengthens Hibernia’s key messages in collateral, website, brand and service integration, HTML campaigns, case studies, videos as well as social media. It also reaffirms Hibernia’s commitment to service excellence and customized, innovative telecom solutions delivered by an expert team of professionals across the globe.

To read more about Capacity Magazine's awards, visit To learn more about Hibernia Networks, visit:

About Hibernia Networks:

Hibernia Networks owns and operates a global network connecting North America, Europe and Asia. Hibernia offers over 200 network Points of Presence (PoPs) on over 27,000 kilometers of fiber.

Hibernia Networks serves wholesale, financial and media customers with unparalleled support, flexibility and service. Hibernia’s wholesale services provide secure and diverse dedicated Ethernet, DTM and optical-level services, including GigE, 10G and LanPhy wavelengths and traditional SONET/SDH services. Hibernia’s financial services unite hundreds of global banks and financial exchanges with low-latency connectivity. Hibernia’s media services are dedicated to flawless delivery of video signals over fiber, supporting media companies across the globe with over 200 media connection points. Hibernia Networks is owned by Columbia Ventures Corporation and funds managed by Constellation Growth Capital.

For more information on Hibernia’s cutting-edge network and services, please visit

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