Additional expansion expected through accretive M&A transactions

ATLANTA, May 22, 2018 – Lingo Communications LLC (Lingo), a newly formed communications firm, announced that on May 4, 2018, it closed the previously-announced reorganization of select small and mid-sized business (SMB) and consumer assets of Birch Communications Holdings, Inc.

Lingo, which is backed by Birch Equity Partners, LLC., provides IP-based VoIP, voice and data communications services to consumer and SMB customers in all 50 states. Lingo is headquartered in Atlanta, GA and has an administrative, sales, and support office in Macon, Ga.

Lingo has an expansive nationwide IP-based network which includes industry-leading partnerships with Broadsoft, Cisco and many others. Lingo senior leadership team includes expertise in managing high-growth consumer and SMB businesses using a modern, efficient, IP-based voice and data platform.

“We are very excited about the Lingo launch,” said Vincent M. Oddo, President and CEO of Birch Equity Partners, “Lingo intends to pursue both organic and acquisition growth strategies through platform and tuck-in acquisitions in this highly fragmented industry.”


About Lingo

Lingo provides modern, efficient, IP-based VoIP, voice and data services to consumers and small-to-medium sized businesses in all 50 states. Lingo has an expansive nationwide IP-based network, experienced leadership and support staff with exceptional 365/7/24 customer care. For additional information about Lingo, please visit

About Birch Equity Partners

Birch Equity Partners is an Atlanta, Ga.-based private equity firm focused broadly on investing and advising high-growth, expansion-stage, privately held companies. Birch Equity has pioneered a management-based approach to private equity investing, partnering with management teams and adding value far beyond the infusion of capital to help entrepreneurs build great businesses. For additional information about Birch Equity Partners, please visit

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