FairPoint Communications to Present at the Global Opportunities Conference Presented by Imperial Capital

CFO Ajay Sabherwal and Director of Investor Relations Lee Newitt to Present





Investor Relations:
Lee Newitt

Meghan Woodlief

Charlotte, N.C. (Sep. 27, 2011) - FairPoint Communications, Inc. (NasdaqCM: FRP), a leading communications provider, today announced it will present at the Fifth Annual Global Opportunities Conference presented by Imperial Capital at the Grand Hyatt in New York, N.Y., on Thursday, Oct. 6, 2011, at 4:40 p.m. EDT. Representing FairPoint will be Ajay Sabherwal, CFO, and Lee Newitt, director of investor relations and corporate development.

About FairPoint Communications, Inc.
FairPoint Communications, Inc. (NasdaqCM: FRP) (www.FairPoint.com) is a leading communications provider of high-speed Internet access, local and long-distance phone, television and other broadband services to customers in communities across 18 states. Through its fast, reliable network, FairPoint delivers data and voice networking communications solutions to residential, business and wholesale customers. VantagePoint(sm), FairPoint's resilient IP-based network in northern New England, provides business customers a fast, flexible, affordable Ethernet connection. VantagePoint(sm) supports applications like video conferencing and e-learning. Additional information about FairPoint products and services is available at www.FairPoint.com.