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AireSpring Awarded U.S. Telephony Patent

Managed Services Leader Patents New System & Method for Rerouting a Toll-Free Telephony Call

Los Angeles, CA – December 12, 2018 – AireSpring, a leading Managed Services Provider of cloud communications and managed connectivity solutions today announced that it was awarded U.S. Patent no. US 10,116,803 B1 for Toll-Free Redundancy for “System and Method of Rerouting a Toll Free Telephony Call in the Event of the Failure to Connect to the Target Telephony Station.” The issuing agency is the United States Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO). The AireSpring patented technology provides a method to automatically re-route a toll-free call if an interexchange carrier is unable to connect it to the original targeted telephony station.

This AireSpring patent acknowledges inventor (Eric) Arno Vigen, AireSpring’s Chief Financial Officer, who currently has 12 patents pending in fields from nanotechnology and energy to chemical engineering and related software. The newly granted patent reinforces AireSpring’s standing as a leader in the mission critical toll free category as well as a leading provider of managed services to multi-location, mid-market and large North American enterprises. AireSpring’s Mission Critical Toll-Free Services offer unparalleled network reliability and resiliency, together with advanced tools for managing voice services.

“We are immensely proud to announce the issuance of AireSpring’s first U.S. patent,” stated Avi Lonstein, AireSpring CEO. “We believe it represents our fully committed position and deep history of innovation in toll-free telephony,” he continued.  “AireSpring has long relied on the expertise of our in-house team of dedicated professionals who are original thinkers, inventors and engineers, driven to create value for our partners and customers, as we evolve and grow to meet the future technological demands of the industry.”

About AireSpring

Founded in 2001, AireSpring is an award-winning Managed Services Provider of Cloud Communications and Managed Connectivity solutions, serving thousands of businesses nationwide. AireSpring provides fully managed and connected end-to-end, next-generation solutions for multi-location enterprise customers. Services include Multi-Cloud Connect, SD-WAN, AirePBX™ Cloud Business Phone System, AireContact® Cloud Contact Center, SIP Trunking, MPLS, Disaster Recovery, Managed Security and Business Internet. AireSpring’s solutions are offered through a diversified network of channel partners that includes distributors, master agents, managed service providers (MSPs), and value added resellers (VARs). AireSpring’s services are delivered over its revolutionary nationwide fully meshed network, providing customers an integrated, end-to-end solution from a single vendor.

AireSpring has received numerous industry awards for “Next-Gen Solution Provider,” “Visionary Spotlight Award,” “Product of the Year,” “Best Telecom Deal,” “Best in Show,” and “Top Channel Program.” AireSpring is privately held, diversified, debt-free, and renowned in the industry for delivering a broad range of innovative cloud communications and connectivity solutions at competitive rates, with white glove service that extends throughout the entire customer lifecycle. To find product information or to become an AireSpring partner, please visit or contact us at (888) 389-2899.


Ellen Cahill
Senior VP Marketing