Verizon Wireless and Time Warner Cable Inc. (NYSE: TWC) today announced they are teaming up in Lexington to offer customers greater choice, value and convenience in their wireless and entertainment packages. Qualified customers in Lexington can now purchase packages of Time Warner Cable TV, Internet and Home Phone services, as well as Verizon Wireless smartphones and tablets, from both companies. Customers may be eligible to receive reward cards and additional exclusive savings, depending on the services chosen.
Beginning in 2012, Time Warner Cable and Verizon Wireless began selling each other’s products and services in various cities in Arizona, California, Hawaii, Kansas, Massachusetts, Nebraska, New York, North Carolina, Ohio, South Carolina, Texas and Wisconsin. Other Kentucky markets announced today include Ashland and Louisville as well as Clarksville, Evansville and Terre Haute, Ind.
Customers can select from a range of offers that include TV, Internet, Home Phone and wireless service. One example is Time Warner Cable’s TV, Extreme Internet & Home Phone services, which can be purchased along with a Verizon Wireless smartphone, tablet and data plan.
“This is a big win for customers looking for a more complete entertainment and communications offering for inside the home and wherever they go,” said Mark Dunford, Area Vice President of Operations, Time Warner Cable. “The collaboration between Time Warner Cable and Verizon Wireless provides a better experience, offering customers more choice, convenience and greater value.”
“Our collaboration with Time Warner Cable was built on the foundation that wireless communications and entertainment services are important to our respective customers,” said John Granby, president-Kentucky/Indiana/Michigan Region, Verizon Wireless. “Our goal is to deliver quality products and services with long-term value to the end user, resulting in an enjoyable experience. Time Warner Cable continues to deliver quality entertainment and communications services in Ashland, Lexington and Louisville, and the Verizon Wireless 4G LTE network is the perfect complement to round out the package.”
For additional information, please visit www.verizonwireless.com/twc or www.twc.com/verizonwireless. Customers can sign up for these packages in person at a Verizon Wireless Communications Store or over the phone at 1-888-535-0187 or 1-800-TWCABLE.
For customers who wish to sign up in person, these packages are available at the following retail locations in Kentucky:
• Ashland: 416 River Hill Drive, Ashland, KY 41101
• Ashland Mall: 500 Winchester Avenue, Ashland, KY 41101
• Hamburg Pavilion: 1895 Vendor Way, Lexington, KY 40509
• Nicholasville: 3695 Nicholasville Road, Lexington, KY 40503
• Breckenridge Lane: 982 Breckenridge Lane, Louisville, KY40207
• Brownsboro Crossing: 4830 Norton Healthcare Boulevard, Louisville, KY 40241
• Preston Highway: 5771 Preston Highway, Louisville, KY, 40219
• Remington: 9409 Shelbyville Road, Louisville, KY 40222
About Verizon Wireless
Verizon Wireless operates the nation’s largest 4G LTE network and largest, most reliable 3G network. The company serves 100.1 million retail customers, including 94.3 million retail postpaid customers. Headquartered in Basking Ridge, N.J., with more than 73,000 employees nationwide, Verizon Wireless is a joint venture of Verizon Communications (NYSE, NASDAQ: VZ) and Vodafone (LSE, NASDAQ: VOD). For more information, visit www.verizonwireless.com. For the latest news and updates about Verizon Wireless, visit our News Center at http://news.verizonwireless.com or follow us on Twitter at http://twitter.com/VZWNews.
About Time Warner Cable
Time Warner Cable Inc. (NYSE: TWC) is among the largest providers of video, high‐speed data and voice services in the United States, connecting more than 15 million customers to entertainment, information and each other. Time Warner Cable Business Class offers data, video and voice services to businesses of all sizes, cell tower backhaul services to wireless carriers and, through its NaviSite subsidiary, managed and outsourced information technology solutions and cloud services. Time Warner Cable Media, the advertising arm of Time Warner Cable, offers national, regional and local companies innovative advertising solutions. More information about the services of Time Warner Cable is available at www.timewarnercable.com, www.twcbc.com, www.navisite.com, and www.twcmedia.com.