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ACC SUBSIDIARY SIGNS LONG-TERM $50 MILLION CONTRACT WITH THE HOMESERVICE CLUB OF CANADA

 ROCHESTER, N.Y., Aug. 27 /PRNewswire/ -- ACC Corp. (NASDAQ: ACCC) today announced that its 70 percent owned Canadian subsidiary, ACC TelEnterprises Ltd., has signed an agreement with the Homeservice Club of Canada to jointly market its long-distance services through its Affinity Service Program to over 40,000 homeowners in the greater metropolitan Toronto area. Revenues from this agreement could total $50 million over the next five years. This announcement was made today by ACC Corp. Chairman and Chief Executive Officer Richard T. Aab.
 This Affinity Service Program, currently available only in Ontario, will soon be offered in Quebec. The Program, developed for various organizations, offers members discounts on long-distance services of up to 42 percent off Bell Canada's tariffed long-distance rates at selected times of day. When a member uses the service, participating organizations get a percentage of the call savings returned to them.
 In commenting on the contract, Aab stated, "The Affinity Service Program is an innovative offering of long-distance service, which has direct and immediate benefits for members of the Homeservice Club in Toronto. We are pleased to join with the club to market our service to members."
 ACC Corp. is a diversified telecommunications company based in Rochester, N.Y. Through its subsidiaries, ACC Corp. provides long distance service throughout the northeastern United States and is the second largest long distance reseller in Canada. In addition, the company holds the first international simple resale license granted in the United Kingdom. The company's common stock is traded on the NASDAQ National Market System under the symbol "ACCC."
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 /CONTACT: Richard T. Aab of ACC Corp., 716-987-3150/
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