Shentel to Celebrate Grand Opening of New Store in Farmville, Va.
Posted 3 December 2010 12:00 AM by Shentel
Dec. 3 festivities at new location welcome local dignitaries and Farmville area residents
(NASDAQ: SHEN), an established provider of telephone, Internet and cable television services, announced that it will hold a grand opening celebration at its newest office location in Farmville, Va. The event will take place 9 a.m. to 5 p.m., Saturday, Dec. 3, at 1427C S. Main St., and is open to all Farmville area residents.
Shentel’s grand opening celebration will kick off at 9 a.m. with a ribbon cutting ceremony that will include members of the Farmville Chamber of Commerce and local dignitaries. From 11 a.m. to 1 p.m., customers and members of the Farmville community are invited to join Shentel for refreshments, as radio station WFLO will broadcast live from the store. The event will also feature giveaways, and attendees can register to win the grand prize – a 32-inch Sony BRAVIA LCD high-definition (HD) TV.
Shentel has been Farmville’s local cable provider since the company completed the acquisition of JetBroadband in July 2010. Located at The Shoppes @ College Park, the South Main Street building reopened its doors as the new Shentel store on Nov. 8, 2010. At the Shentel store, open from 8 p.m. to 5 p.m. on weekdays, visitors can sample the latest in cable, Internet and home phone technology, while current customers can pay their bills and new customers can sign up for Shentel services.
Christopher Kyle, Vice President of Sales and Marketing, Shentel, said, “We are excited to be the cable provider of Farmville residents, and look forward to celebrating the opening of this new location with them. It is important to Shentel to be available to our customers, and opening a local store is a great way to ensure that. On behalf of Shentel, I welcome the Farmville community to our grand opening celebration.”
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.