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Tandem Transit, LLC. Announces Board of Advisors

Vernon Williams, William H. Hiller ,Charles Nahabedian, Joseph P. Gillette

New York, NY  October 4, 2010

Tandem Transit, LLC., a cutting-edge IP Voice Communications Tandem Provider in the U.S. announced the creation of their Board of Advisors which consists of indispensable industry leaders; Vernon William- President of Business Transition Services, Inc., William H. Hiller- Chief Executive Officer of Air Analytics Institute, LLC., Charles Nahabedian- Chief Executive Officer of VideoKall, Inc., and Joseph P. Gillette- Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of Stage 2 Networks, LLC. “The collective wealth of knowledge offered by our counsel will indefinably propel Tandem Transit, LLC. to a class all its own within the telecommunications industry,” says Mr. Rosenblum, CEO of Tandem Transit, LLC.

Vernon Williams
“I’m on a mission to improve the success ratio of telecommunications firms undergoing mergers, acquisitions or strategic transitions”, Mr. Williams profoundly exclaimed. Mr. Williams dedicated twenty-seven years with GTE Telephone Operations and GTE Data Services in positions of increasing authority. During his course at GTE Mr. Williams has been intricately engaged in 19 telecommunications strategic transformation projects both nationally and internationally.

William H. Hiller
Mr. Hiller has an aggregate of over twenty-five years of experience in regards to managing rapidly growing companies in various industries. Mr. Hiller served as Chairman of the Board for Nextcarrier Telecom, Inc. In addition to founding four successful companies, (Capella Systems, FTP Services, Comverge systems (Vis-à-Vis), and PilotHSA systems) Mr. Hiller also worked as the Managing Director of Emerging Technologies for the southeast region of Arthur Andersen, LLP.

Charles Nahabedian
Mr. Nahabedian has over twelve years of experience as a consultant in the Telecom, IT, Manufacturing, Software and Banking industries. In addition to being a Senior Executive for Fortune 500 companies, Mr. Nahabedian currently serves as Chief Executive Officer of VideoKall, Inc., President of Charles Edward Associates, Inc., and Director of Mendham Area Senior Housing Corporation. Mr. Nahabedian is coming from a prestigious background where he held positions of substantial magnitude; VP Corporate Development for Last Mile Communications, Ltd., CEO and Managing Director of dotWAP Pty., VP & Managing Director for Ultrapro International, Inc., V.P Commercial Communications Systems for Hazeltine Corporation, V.P Corporate Development for Cingular Interactive, L.P., Program Manager at Fidelity Capital, and Director Federal Government Services for AT&T.

Joseph P. Gillette
Currently serving as Chief Executive Officer and Founder of Stage 2 Networks, LLC., Mr. Gillette has twenty-two years of experience within the telecommunications industry. Mr. Gillette established himself as an industry pioneer as founder of Gillette Global Network, one of New York's earliest and most successful CLEC's. As GGN progressed, Mr. Gillette merged GGN with Eureka Broadband in December, 2000 to create Eureka Networks and ran the combined entity for 4 years; shortly thereafter, Eureka was sold to Broadview Networks for $100M. Mr. Gillette has raised over $60M in investor capital during his entrepreneurial career and over $6M in his capacity as founder and CEO of Stage 2 Networks, LLC.

About Tandem Transit, LLC.
Tandem Transit, LLC. established in 2008 and headquartered in New York is a tandem provider of voice transit for competitive Telco's. An alternative Tandem built over 100% IP Networks, Tandem Transit provides significant cost reductions for carriers seeking to exchange voice traffic with other providers with no barrier to establishing an interconnection agreement. The Company exchanges traffic between their networks without using an RBOC tandem or establishing direct TDM connections. Tandem Transit supports all protocols such as IP-to-IP, IP-to-TDM and TDM-to-IP interconnections. Carriers choose Tandem Transit for its competitive rates, alternative routing protocols, redundant network capability and simplicity in peering. Tandem Transit also provides Termination Services and DID origination.

Tandem Transit is a cutting-edge VoIP communications services carrier offering Tandem Bypass services for Voice carriers in the U.S. market. The company provides advanced carrier-to-carrier interconnections, which allow voice calls to route over an all IP network -- unlike traditional TDM networks. This enables carriers to pursue profitable growth and significant cost reduction. By offering these innovative transit services to CLEC, ILEC, cable and wireless customers, Tandem Transit is rapidly becoming a leader in the transition from TDM to IP networks.
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Tandem Transit is dedicated to helping competitive carriers exchange traffic between their networks without using an RBOC tandem or establishing direct TDM connections. It supports IP-to-IP, IP-to-TDM and TDM-to-IP traffic with appropriate protocol conversion and gateway functionality. Tandem Transit’s time-tested strategy produces sound and sustainable IT solutions. Its team of professional developers and engineers are held to high standards and have developed a methodology that has produced consistent results.
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