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The Midwest Cellular East Peoria store provides mobile lifestyle options in
new convenient location

East Peoria, Ill., July 25, 2014 AT&T is opening a new authorized dealer location in East
Peoria to meet the growing needs of its customers in the region. The store will provide
customers with options for the latest devices, accessories, and services from AT&T. The new
store, owned and operated by Midwest Cellular, is nearly 2,000 square feet in size and is
located at 306 W. Washington Street.

Our goal is to become Americas premier retailer by providing an exceptional experience in
every interaction and that begins with having stores conveniently located for our customers,
said Shelley Goodman, vice president/general manager for AT&T in Illinois and Wisconsin.
AT&T customers looking for the latest wireless applications and services, smartphones, tablets
and accessories to mirror their mobile lifestyles now have another great location to find the right
solution to fit their mobile lifestyle.
AT&T invested nearly $625 million in its Illinois wireless and wireline networks in the first half of
2013, and continues to expand its networks in 2014. Over the past six years (2008 to 2013),
AT&T invested more than $140 billion into its wireless and wireline networks, when you combine
capital investment and acquisitions of spectrum and wireless operations. Since 2008, AT&T has
invested more capital into the U.S. economy than any other public company. In a September
2013 report, the Progressive Policy Institute ranked AT&T No. 1 on its list of U.S. Investment

AT&T has over 70 company-owned stores in Illinois and also sells its products and services in
over 70 authorized dealer locations and select national retail stores. AT&Ts current retail
expansion comes amid the companys Project Velocity IP (VIP), a three-year investment plan
announced fall 2012 to expand and enhance its IP broadband networks. Through this
investment, AT&T is supporting its customers growing desire for high-speed Internet access
and new mobile, app and cloud-based services. As part of Project VIP, AT&T is deploying small
cell technology, macro cells and additional DAS, which will increase the density of our wireless
network. The wireless network densification will further improve network quality and increase
spectrum efficiency.

Store information
The store will be operated by Store Manager Jennifer Lust and District Manager Ryan Hill. The
East Peoria store hours are Monday through Saturday, 9 a.m. to 8 p.m., and Sunday, noon to 5
p.m. To find the nearest AT&T store or Device Support Center near you, visit
a-store or Dont forget you can also make an appointment before visiting
your local AT&T store -
*AT&T products and services are provided or offered by subsidiaries and affiliates of AT&T Inc.
under the AT&T brand and not by AT&T Inc.

About AT&T
AT&T Inc. (NYSE:T) is a premier communications holding company and one of the most
honored companies in the world. Its subsidiaries and affiliates AT&T operating
companies are the providers of AT&T services in the United States and
internationally. With a powerful array of network resources that includes the nations
most reliable 4G LTE network, AT&T is a leading provider of wireless, Wi-Fi, high speed
Internet, voice and cloud-based services. A leader in mobile Internet, AT&T also offers
the best global wireless coverage based on offering roaming in more countries than any
other U.S. based carrier, and offers the most wireless phones that work in the most
countries. It also offers advanced TV service with the AT&T U-verse

brand. The
companys suite of IP-based business communications services is one of the most
advanced in the world.
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