YUMA, Ariz., Oct. 22, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Verizon Wireless and Time Warner Cable Inc. (NYSE: TWC) are teaming up in Yuma, Ariz. to offer new and existing customers greater choice, value and convenience in their wireless and entertainment packages.
Qualified customers in Yuma can now purchase packages of Time Warner Cable video, Internet and voice services and Verizon Wireless smartphones and tablets from both companies and may be eligible to receive a Visa™ prepaid debit card valued up to $200.
This year, Time Warner Cable and Verizon Wireless began offering their joint marketing initiative in cities in Hawaii, Kansas, Nebraska, New England, North Carolina, Ohio, South Carolina and Wisconsin. Both companies expect to launch these packages and services in additional Time Warner Cable communities in the coming months.
Other markets announced today include select cities in California, Massachusetts, New York and Texas.
Customers can select from a range of offers that include video, Internet, home phone and mobile service. One example is Time Warner Cable's Ultimate Internet and SignatureHome® which can be purchased along with a Verizon Wireless data plan, smartphone or tablet.
"Time Warner Cable delivers quality entertainment and communications services in Yuma. By joining together with Verizon Wireless, we can now deliver a single offer that provides customers more choice, convenience and greater value," said Debi Picciolo, Regional Vice President Operations, Time Warner Cable. "Customers will get even more products, services and choices for inside the home and wherever they go."
"Our collaboration with Time Warner Cable was built on the foundation that wireless, communications and entertainment are important in the lifestyles of our mutual customer base," said Andrés Irlando, president, Southwest Region for Verizon Wireless.
"We believe the strength of our network enables people to live better and stronger lives. The Verizon Wireless 4G LTE network is the perfect complement to round out the package for Yuma customers."
For additional information, please visit www.verizonwireless.com/twc or www.twc.com/verizonwireless. Customers can sign up for these packages in person at a Verizon Wireless Communications Store or over the phone at 1-888-535-0187 or 1-800-TWCABLE.
For customers who wish to sign up in person, these packages are available at the Verizon Wireless store at 1330 South Yuma Palms Parkway.
About Verizon Wireless
Verizon Wireless operates the nation's largest 4G LTE network and largest, most reliable 3G network. The company serves nearly 96 million retail customers, including 90.4 million retail postpaid customers. Headquartered in Basking Ridge, N.J., with more than 75,000 employees nationwide, Verizon Wireless is a joint venture of Verizon Communications (NYSE, NASDAQ: VZ) and Vodafone (LSE, NASDAQ: VOD). For more information, visit www.verizonwireless.com. To preview and request broadcast-quality video footage and high-resolution stills of Verizon Wireless operations, log on to the Verizon Wireless Multimedia Library at www.verizonwireless.com/multimedia.
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 www.timewarnercable.com, www.twcbc.com, www.navisite.com, and www.twcmedia.com.
SOURCE Verizon Wireless