TransFirst® Announces Participation in Time Warner Cable Business Class PerkZone™ Customer Perks Program

Jul 15, 2014, 11:07 ET from TransFirst

HAUPPAUGE, N.Y., July 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- TransFirst®, a leading provider of transaction processing services and payment enabling technologies, announces participation in a new program that makes a special offer for payment processing services available to Time Warner Cable Business Class customers.  

Under the arrangement, TransFirst will offer its state-of-the-art payment and credit card processing services — including point of sale (POS) systems, desktop processing, online credit card processing, Web-based virtual terminals and mobile solutions — to Time Warner Cable Business Class subscribers through the cable company's new PerkZone customer perks program.

"This new program extends our working relationship with Time Warner Cable Business Class, which began in 2013," says John Shlonsky, president and CEO of TransFirst. "It's a tremendous opportunity for growth for Time Warner Cable, its subscribers and TransFirst."

"Our customized relationship programs have proven to be an extremely effective way for business and professional sales partners to maximize both core product retention and satisfaction, and we are confident that our participation in the Time Warner Cable Business Class PerkZone program will bear that out," says Anthony Lucatuorto, President, National Referral Partners at TransFirst.

"PerkZone extends the benefits of being a Business Class customer beyond our telecommunications solutions," said Stephanie Anderson, Senior Vice President and Chief Marketing Officer for Time Warner Cable Business Services.  "PerkZone gives our customers access to quality deals from other leading companies, such as TransFirst. It's another way to demonstrate our commitment to helping our customers succeed."  For more information about Time Warner Cable Business Class and its new PerkZone customer loyalty program, please visit

Participation in the Time Warner Cable Business Class PerkZone program is one of many mutually-beneficial alliances that leverage TransFirst's innovative payment processing expertise to help companies reach new levels of success. TransFirst supports customers with state-of-the-art technology and data security to help keep them current and safe, dedicated sales staff support and comprehensive online reporting.

About TransFirst (
A leading provider of secure transaction processing services and payment enabling technologies, TransFirst offers innovative products and services designed with financial institution, independent sales organization, healthcare, e-commerce, government and merchant customers' unique needs in mind. By collaborating with our customers and utilizing strong industry knowledge, we can help them grow their businesses. Founded in 1995, TransFirst continues to attain significant market share and world-class expertise in growing and profitable industry segments. Built on a platform of personal service, customer commitment and flexible pricing, TransFirst is headquartered in Hauppauge, New York, and has operations facilities in Aurora, Colorado; Broomfield, Colorado; Franklin, Tennessee; and Cypress, California; and executive headquarters in Dallas, Texas. Company-wide, TransFirst currently processes approximately $48 billion in annual sales. For additional information, please call 800.745.2659 or visit

About Time Warner Cable Business Class (
Time Warner Cable Business Services, a division of Time Warner Cable, offers a full complement of business communications tools to small, medium and enterprise-sized companies under its Time Warner Cable Business Class brand. Its Internet, voice, television, network and cloud services are enhanced by award-winning customer service and local support teams. Through its NaviSite subsidiary, Time Warner Cable Business Services also offers scalable managed services, including application services, enterprise hosting, and managed cloud services primarily in the U.S. and U.K. Time Warner Cable Business Services, founded in 1998, serves approximately 625,000 business customers throughout Time Warner Cable's service areas. For more information, visit

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