Charlotte, NC (February 17, 2016) - Time Warner Cable announced today the grand opening of a new experience store in Charlotte located on South Blvd. in the Shops at Southline area. The new store features an innovative retail concept aimed at providing customers with exceptional customer service as well as providing an enhanced, hands-on experience to learn about and enjoy Time Warner Cable’s suite of TV, Internet and Phone products and services.
“Our Experience Stores are an important new way we’re connecting with consumers,” said Charlene Keys, Time Warner Cable’s area vice president of operations for Charlotte. “As we continue to introduce new product technologies and features, our newly designed stores will serve as a resource for customers to better understand everything we have to offer. This store is all about improving customer service and providing a relaxed, engaging environment that encourages people to interact with and sample our products.”
Located on 2222 South Blvd. (Shops at Southline area), Time Warner Cable’s new store will host a grand opening event and ribbon cutting ceremony on Friday, February 19, at 9:30 a.m. The event will be attended by local elected officials, Time Warner Cable executives and business leaders.
The store’s grand opening will be highlighted by several customer appreciation activities. WNKS-FM – KISS 95.1 will broadcast live and customers are encouraged to visit the new store, enjoy complimentary refreshments, gifts and giveaway items including two tickets to the March 4 Charlotte Hornets vs. Indiana Pacers game and an autographed Frank Kaminsky jersey. The Charlotte Hornets’ Honey Bees and mascot Hugo will also make appearances.
In celebration of the grand opening and Time Warner Cable’s commitment to the Charlotte community, the company will also recognize the Green Teacher Network. A grant will be provided to support the STEM2Fork event, a culinary cooking competition for high school students. The Green Teacher Network promotes STEM education and food sustainability to students in Charlotte-Mecklenburg Schools by helping to create schoolyard gardens.
Grand Opening Event and Ribbon Cutting Ceremony:
This event is open to the public. Members of the media are also welcome to attend and can contact Scott Pryzwansky (firstname.lastname@example.org) or (336) 217-3512 for more information.
What: Grand opening event and ribbon cutting ceremony celebrating the grand opening of Time Warner Cable’s new Charlotte store
Who: Mayor Jennifer Roberts; Edna Chirico, Executive Director, Green Teacher Network; Nick Wharton, COO, Urban League of the Central Carolinas; Fred Whitfield, President, COO, Alternate Governor & Minority Owner, Charlotte Hornets; Tom Crowell, VP, Retail Sales Eastern U.S., Time Warner Cable
When: Friday, February 19, 2016 9:30 a.m.–2 p.m. Ribbon-cutting ceremony scheduled for 9:30 a.m. with customer appreciation activities to follow
Where: Time Warner Cable, 2222 South Blvd. (Shops at Southline area), Charlotte, NC 28203
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 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 enterprise-class, cloud-enabled hosting, managed applications and services. Time Warner Cable Media, the advertising sales 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.twc.com, www.twcbc.com and www.twcmedia.com.