PORTLAND, ME — Verizon Wireless and Time Warner Cable Inc. (NYSE: TWC) today announced they are teaming up in Maine to offer new and existing customers greater choice, value and convenience in their wireless and entertainment packages. Customers in Portland, Augusta, Bangor, Waterville, Brunswick, Auburn and Presque Isle can now purchase packages of Time Warner Cable video, Internet and voice services and Verizon Wireless smartphones and tablets from both companies and may be eligible to receive a Visa™ prepaid debit card valued up to $200.
Markets launching today include cities in Maine and Nebraska. This year, Time Warner Cable and Verizon Wireless began these joint marketing initiatives in cities in Alabama, Kansas, North Carolina, Ohio, South Carolina and Wisconsin. Both companies expect to launch these packages and services in additional Time Warner Cable-served communities in the coming months.
Customers can select their combination of services from a range of offers that include video, Internet, home phone and mobile service. Time Warner Cable’s Ultimate Internet and SignatureHome® are also available packaged with a Verizon Wireless offer.
“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 Paul Schonewolf, Area Vice President, Operations at Time Warner Cable. “The joining together of products and services from Time Warner Cable and Verizon Wireless into a single offer provides customers more choice, convenience and greater value.”
“Our joint marketing with Time Warner Cable is built upon the belief that wireless, communications and entertainment are all essential services in the lives of our mutual customer bases,” said Christine Berberich, president of Verizon Wireless New England. “Together we plan to deliver solid products and a great customer experience. Time Warner Cable delivers high quality entertainment and communications services in Maine and the Verizon Wireless 4G LTE network is the perfect complement to round out that offering.”
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 Verizon Wireless retail locations in Maine:
- 352 Center Street, Auburn
- Phone: (207) 784-3330
- 37 Xavier Loop, Augusta
- Phone: (207) 623-5080
- 930 Stillwater Avenue, Bangor
- Phone: (207) 973-3400
- 2 Gurnet Road (Cook’s Corner), Brunswick
- Phone: (207) 725-4567
- 765 Main Street, Presque Isle
- Phone: (207) 764-1664
- 365 Gorham Road, South Portland
- Phone: (207) 773-1033
- 364 Maine Mall Road (Maine Mall), South Portland
- Phone: (207) 761-5900
- 110 Elm Plaza, Waterville
- Phone: (207) 872-9901
About Verizon Wireless
Verizon Wireless operates the nation’s largest 4G LTE network and largest, most reliable 3G network. The company serves 94.2 million retail customers, including 88.8 million retail postpaid customers. Headquartered in Basking Ridge, N.J., with 78,000 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. To preview and request broadcast-quality video footage and high-resolution stills of Verizon Wireless operations, log on to the Verizon Wireless Multimedia Library at www.verizonwireless.com/multimedia.
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.