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Unlimited Calling a Classic Feature for Cincinnati Bell


All You Can Talk is Nothing New for Cincinnati Bell Wireless

CINCINNATI--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Feb. 20, 2008--Unlimited wireless rate plans are hitting newswires across the country, but this liberating calling feature is nothing new to the Greater Cincinnati and Dayton areas. Cincinnati Bell Inc. (NYSE:CBB) has served its Cincinnati Bell Wireless customers with affordable unlimited nationwide plans since 2004.

"Cincinnati Bell's close proximity to our market gives us a competitive edge in understanding customer needs. We recognized in 2004 that it was essential for our customers to have a comprehensive wireless calling plan that provided unlimited talking freedom," said Eric Schimpf, general manager of Cincinnati Bell Wireless. "For those customers who do not need the unlimited usage, we also offer a program unmatched in the marketplace - $59 for 2,000 minutes. That is twice the minutes offered by the competition for about the same cost. More choices, better rates, no contracts and the best wireless network clearly differentiate Cincinnati Bell from its competitors."

Cincinnati Bell Wireless postpaid and prepaid plans are competitive with the national carriers' recent announcements. Unlimited calling plans start at $99.99 with the option of adding unlimited text and data/mobile Internet for $14.99 per month or unlimited BlackBerry Internet for $29.99 per month. Cincinnati Bell's iWireless prepaid service also features an unlimited calling, text and data plan for $2.50 per day. All Cincinnati Bell Wireless plans enjoy the luxury of no contracts and operate on the best wireless network in Cincinnati and Dayton. To see what Cincinnati Bell Wireless has to offer, visit

Cincinnati Bell Wireless plans also include nationwide roaming, domestic long distance, unlimited incoming text messages, voicemail, call waiting, caller ID, call forwarding and 3-way calling.

About Cincinnati Bell Wireless

Cincinnati Bell Wireless (CBW) serves more than 500,000 wireless subscribers in the Greater Cincinnati and Dayton, Ohio, areas by delivering outstanding customer value along with superior network quality. Since 2005, independent studies have proven that the CBW network offers the fewest dropped calls and best call quality of any carrier in Cincinnati and Dayton. CBW is wholly owned by Cincinnati Bell Inc. (NYSE:CBB), which provides a wide range of telecommunications products and services to residential and business customers in Ohio, Kentucky and Indiana. For more information, visit

CONTACT: Cincinnati Bell
Lisa McLaughlin, 513-368-1860

SOURCE: Cincinnati Bell Inc.