Lumos Networks is a fiber optic network service provider. Its products include data, broadband, voice, and IP services in Virginia and West Virginia, as well as parts of Kentucky, Maryland, Ohio, and Pennsylvania. The company's formation was announced on August 8, 2011, combining the Wireline and FiberNet divisions of nTelos. The company is headquartered in Waynesboro, Virginia. Timothy G. Biltz serves as the company's president and chief executive officer.
Lumos Networks formally split from nTelos following the close of business on October 31, 2011. Following a 1-for-2 reverse stock split of nTelos common stock, nTelos shareholders received one share of Lumos Networks common stock for each share of nTelos common stock that they owned following the split. Lumos Networks began public trading on the NASDAQ exchange on November 1, 2011 under the ticker symbol LMOS.