New York, NY – May 10, 2007 – Time Warner Cable of New York and New Jersey launched Digital Phone in 2004, and today, the company surpassed a milestone -- 250,000 Digital Phone customers.
“We connected our 250,000th Digital Phone customer, and it could not have been done without our fiber rich infrastructure, our 30-plus years experience in the telecommunications industry and the dedication of our 3,500 employees,” stated Joe DiGeso, Sr. Vice President and General Manager, Digital Phone and High Speed Data, Time Warner Cable of New York and New Jersey.
Digital Phone customers receive unlimited local, in-state and long distance calls within the 50 states including Puerto Rico and Canada all for one low monthly price starting at $29.95. Popular calling features such as Caller ID and Call Waiting included at no extra charge.
“Through our Triple Play package, Time Warner Cable customers have the convenience of receiving their cable television, high speed internet and phone service from one, reliable telecommunications provider. Value packaging our three products also equals extra savings for customers,” stated Mr. DiGeso.
Digital Phone includes Caller ID, Call Waiting, Call Waiting ID, Call Forwarding, Call Number Delivery Blocking, Cancel Call Waiting, Call Forwarding, Caller ID Suppression, Three-Way Calling, Anonymous Call Reject, Speed Dialing, Directory Listing/Unpublished Listing and Blocking Option at no additional charge. Most customers can keep their current number and retain their current directory and phone book listings. Standard features also include e911, 611, 411 and 311. Operator assisted calls and directory assistance are $.75 per call. Voicemail is available for an additional $3.95 per month.
“With almost 40 years experience operating cable in New York City, Time Warner Cable continues to be the leading telecommunications provider offering the most innovative products,” added Mr. DiGeso. “Our strategy is built around matching innovation with consumer interests and continuing to lead the industry in the development and deployment of new products and services.”
To order Digital Phone from Time Warner Cable, visit one of our retail stores, timewarnercable.com/nynj, or call 1-800-OK-CABLE.
About Time Warner Cable of New York and New Jersey
Time Warner Cable of New York and New Jersey serves over 1.4 million customers in four NYC boroughs (Manhattan, Queens, Staten Island and western Brooklyn), Mt. Vernon, Hudson Valley (Orange, Sullivan, Ulster Counties and parts of Dutchess, Greene and Delaware Counties) and Bergen and Hudson Counties, New Jersey. Visit timewarnercable.com/nynj
Our parent company, Time Warner Cable owns and manages cable systems passing approximately 26 million homes in 33 states. The Company has 14.6 million customers for its various products, including video, high-speed data and residential telephone. This includes approximately 13.4 million basic video subscribers and more than 6 million customers who purchase more than one product. Time Warner Cable includes some of the most technologically advanced and best-clustered cable systems in the country, with nearly 85 percent of the Company’s customers located in five geographic regions: New York, Texas, Ohio, the Carolinas and southern California. It is the largest cable provider in the nation’s two largest cities, Los Angeles and New York. Leveraging its leadership in innovation and quality customer care, Time Warner Cable delivers advanced products and services such as video-on-demand, high-definition television, digital video recorders, high-speed data and Digital Phone.