LITTLETON, Colo., Sept. 20, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- ColoradoBiz Magazine awarded Douglas County-based tw telecom its 2011 Top Company Award for telecommunications. tw telecom (NASDAQ: TWTC) is a leading provider of managed services, including Business Ethernet, converged and IP VPN solutions for enterprises and large organizations in Colorado and throughout the U.S.
"For 24 years, ColoradoBiz Magazine has recognized outstanding Colorado firms headquartered in Colorado or with a significant presence here," said Bart Taylor, publisher, ColoradoBiz Magazine. "Our Top Company awards are based on three factors: financial performance, community involvement and outstanding achievement, such as marketing innovation, product innovation or operational efficiency."
ColoradoBiz Magazine's Top Company finalists are selected through a rigorous evaluation by longtime award sponsor Deloitte. Once finalists are named, a panel of business professionals and policy officials selects the winners in each industry category.
"We are pleased to accept this award on behalf of our employees who deliver innovative communications solutions to business customers in Colorado and across the country," said Rick Corbett, Vice President and General Manager for tw telecom in Colorado. "We have continued to invest in our business and employees because we recognize that it is critical to deliver secure and reliable managed networking solutions that help Colorado businesses grow and ultimately create jobs."
tw telecom connects more commercial buildings to its fiber network than any other competitive communications provider. In fact, it has the third highest market share of retail Business Ethernet ports in service. With its own metro fiber networks and one of the ten most interconnected IP backbones in the world, tw telecom has the national capability, robust product portfolio and national/local customer care teams to support mission critical enterprise applications and to deliver the industry's most sought after customer experience.
About tw telecom
tw telecom holdings inc., a unit of tw telecom inc., headquartered in Littleton, Colo., provides managed network services, specializing in business Ethernet and transport data networking, Internet access, local and long distance voice, VoIP, VPN and security, to enterprise organizations and communications services companies throughout the U.S. As a leading provider of integrated and converged network solutions, tw telecom delivers customers overall economic value, quality, service, and improved business productivity. Please visit www.twtelecom.com for more information.
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