Shentel Introduces “Triple-Play” Services Combo in Summersville
Posted 29 April 2010 12:00 AM by Shentel
Subscribers Can Now Get More, Save More, With Shentel Home Phone, Cable and High-Speed Internet
Edinburg, Va. – April 29, 2010 – Shenandoah Telecommunications Company (Shentel) (NASDAQ: SHEN), with over 100 years of experience providing telephone, Internet and cable television services, announced that customers in Summersville can bundle new Premium Home/Business Phone and Premium Home Phone Unlimited packages with Shentel’s existing cable TV and Internet services. Together, the combination of phone, cable TV and Internet form a “triple play” of services for savings and quality telecommunications.
Shentel customers can choose between two new phone packages: Premium Home/Business Phone and Premium Home Phone Unlimited. For $24.95 per month, Shentel’s Premium Home Phone and Premium Business Phone packages offer expanded local calling, long distance calls for 4 cents a minute, enhanced caller ID, call waiting with caller ID, eight programmable speed-dial numbers and voicemail that is accessible from anywhere. For $49.95 per month, Shentel’s Premium Home Phone Unlimited package provides unlimited nationwide calling (including the continental U.S., Hawaii and Canada), 30 programmable speed-dial numbers, three-way calling, caller ID blocker and wake up/reminder calls.
In Summersville, Shentel customers have been enjoying instant – not dial-up – Internet connectivity, unlimited high-speed Internet access at speeds of 3Mbit/sec, up to five e-mail addresses, and a free modem. Summersville customers can select from packages that include nearly 300 channels, with the option of adding High Definition (HD) TV and Digital Video Recorder (DVR) functions.
Christopher Kyle, Director of Marketing, Shentel, said, “We are pleased to introduce Shentel Home Phone, rounding out what is typically called a ‘triple play’ of services that include phone, cable and Internet. Our new services are available to both new and existing customers, and we have strived to make them as affordable as possible. Now, many of our customers can receive sophisticated features and calling options that were previously unavailable or out of reach financially. It is part of our effort to stand out as a dedicated and dependable local telecommunications provider.”
For more information about the new services provided by Shentel, please visit www.shentelnow.com or call 1-800-409-1203.
Shenandoah Telecommunications Company (www.shentel.com) is a holding company that provides a broad range of telecommunications services through its operating subsidiaries. The Company is traded on the NASDAQ Global Select Market under the symbol "SHEN." The Company's operating subsidiaries provide local and long distance telephone, Internet and data services, cable television, wireless voice and data services, alarm monitoring, and telecommunications equipment, along with many other associated solutions in the Mid-Atlantic and Southeastern United States.