More than 500,000 Canadian subscribers are now using either voice, text or data services from WIND Mobile, which began operations in 2008.

WIND employees hoisted pints at a private party on Sept. 18th at Toronto's Steam Whistle Brewing to celebrate.

Anthony Lacavera, WIND's CEO, thanked the group for its effort: "We've worked hard to get to where we are today and I'm so proud of our team and everything we've been able to accomplish together. The road wasn't always easy but we are well on our way of achieving our goal of becoming Canada's fourth national carrier."

In four years, WIND Mobile has amassed 1,225 active network sites, 225 branded store locations, more than 400 points of distribution within Canada and set up 200 roaming agreements overseas.

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