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Time Warner Cable Wins NCTA Corporate Impact Company Award

Release Date: 11/14/2012

Greensboro, N.C. – Time Warner Cable is proud to announce it has been selected as the 2012 Corporate Impact Company Award winner at the NCTA 21 Awards. Winners were recognized at the annual awards gala on Thursday, November 8 at the Sheraton Imperial in Durham, N.C. This year’s event was attended by another impressive crowd of nearly 800 leaders from across the state.

“Time Warner Cable’s Connect a Million Minds ( initiative is designed to inspire young people to build the skills needed - in science, technology, engineering and math (STEM) - to become the problem solvers of tomorrow,” said Melissa Buscher, vice president, communications, Time Warner Cable. “Over a five year period, Time Warner Cable has allocated $100 million in cash and in-kind resources to this nationwide program. $11 million is earmarked for North Carolina alone. We’re proud to have this initiative recognized for its efforts in exposing thousands of children to STEM learning experiences that otherwise may have not had the opportunity to do so.”

The NCTA 21 Awards is North Carolina's only statewide technology awards program, recognizing companies and individuals who have characterized excellence, innovation and leadership in 21 categories. For more information on the selection process, categories, finalist, winners and the awards gala, visit

“Since 1995, the NCTA 21 Awards has honored excellence and innovation throughout North Carolina, representing the best and brightest,” said Brooks Raiford, president and CEO of NCTA. “As a winner, Time Warner Cable has distinguished itself as one of the state’s technology leaders and we are proud to recognize them as a winner of the Corporate Impact Company category.”

About NCTA
The North Carolina Technology Association (NCTA) is the statewide membership association for the tech sector. Because technology is integral to any enterprise regardless of size or function, NCTA membership is open to all companies, organizations and institutions. NCTA serves organizations and their people through events, advocacy, virtual networks and resources. For more information, visit our website at


About Time Warner Cable Carolinas
Time Warner Cable Carolinas provides technologically advanced video, Internet and telephone services to more than 2.1 million residential and business customers. Its more than 7,900 local employees serve customers in more than 400 cities and towns across North and South Carolina.

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,,, and


NCTA Media Contact:
Marc Montoro
North Carolina Technology Association

Time Warner Cable Contact:
Scott Pryzwansky

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