Press Releases – Members

Garland ISD Students join with Spectrum, HISTORY to Honor Veterans

Spectrum, HISTORY and the students of Club Hill Elementary School will show appreciation for local veterans with a “Take a Veteran to School Day” event featuring appearances from Spectrum employees who have served in the United States military.

Spectrum employees Mark Aziere, a U.S. Marine Corps veteran, and Nick Rosario, a military police officer who served in the U.S. Army, will be on hand to share their personal experiences with students as they discuss the important purpose of Veterans Day.

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Spectrum will bring at least 200 new jobs to San Antonio with the grand opening of its new Customer Operations Call Center in the city’s Westover Hills area.

Spectrum now occupies more than 50,000 square feet on the second floor of the One51 Office Center campus at 10301 Highway 151. The additional space will enable the company to ramp up hiring, adding bilingual sales staff to address growing demand for Spectrum products and services.

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It’s a New Day: Time Warner Cable is Now Spectrum

Charter Communications Inc. (NASDAQ: CHTR) today announced the launch of Spectrum in Texas. Spectrum is America’s fastest growing TV, Internet and voice provider. Spectrum delivers superior products with the most HD, tens of thousands of On Demand options, Internet speeds starting at 100 Mbps where available and a reliable, fully featured voice product, all offered at highly competitive prices and combined with outstanding service. Spectrum features straightforward, nationally uniform pricing with no contracts, no early termination fees, and is backed by a 30-day money back guarantee.

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Charter Names Rhonda Crichlow Chief Diversity Officer

Charter Communications, Inc. (NASDAQ: CHTR) today announced that Rhonda Crichlow has agreed to join the Company as Senior Vice President, Chief Diversity Officer. In this newly created position, Crichlow will be responsible for the overall strategic development and implementation of Charter’s diversity and inclusion initiatives. Crichlow will report to David Ellen, Senior Executive Vice President and will be based out of Charter’s corporate headquarters in Stamford, CT.

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Today, Comcast and the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development’s (HUD) ConnectHome initiative took an historic step to close the digital divide in America. Now, public housing and HUD-assisted residents living in Comcast’s service area are eligible to apply for Internet Essentials, the company’s acclaimed, high-speed internet adoption program for low-income families. Including homes covered by Comcast’s pilot public housing expansion announced in March, an estimated total of up to 2 million HUD-assisted homes, including Public Housing, Housing Choice Voucher, and Multifamily programs, will now have access to low-cost internet service.

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Amarillo Officials, Suddenlink to Announce Next Generation Internet Services

Amarillo city officials and Suddenlink will host a news conference at 2 p.m. Wednesday June 29 in the City Council Chambers to discuss an advancement in internet service offerings for the area. Confirmed participants include: Amarillo Mayor Paul Harpole, Chamber of Commerce President Gary Molberg, and Suddenlink Vice President of Operations Brian Borthwick, along with other city officials and civic leaders.

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San Angelo Becomes a Gig City

Suddenlink announced today that it is now offering an internet service with an up to 1 Gigabit per second download speed in San Angelo. Suddenlink also announced that it has increased certain other residential internet speeds at no additional cost to customers.

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Comcast Opens Xfinity Wifi Hotspots to Aid Residents and Emergency Personnel during Houston Flood Recovery

Comcast Opens Xfinity Wifi Hotspots to Aid Residents and Emergency Personnel during Houston Flood Recovery

More than 24,000 XFINITY WiFi Hotspots available throughout the Greater Houston area 

HOUSTON, TX – April 19, 2016 – Comcast today announced that it will open up its XFINITY WiFi hotspots throughout the Greater Houston area to anyone who needs them – including non-Comcast customers – to help residents and emergency personnel during the Houston flood recovery.

Non-XFINITY Internet customers should search for the “xfinitywifi” network name in the list of available networks and follow the on-screen prompts.

Comcast has opened its WiFi hotspots and users will be able to renew their complimentary sessions every two hours.

For a map of XFINITY WiFi hotspots, which are located both indoors and outdoors please visit or download the XFINITY WiFi app from the iTunes App store or Google Play.

For more information, visit

About Comcast Corporation

Comcast Corporation (Nasdaq: CMCSA) is a global media and technology company with two primary businesses, Comcast Cable and NBCUniversal. Comcast Cable is one of the nation’s largest video, high-speed Internet and phone providers to residential customers under the XFINITY brand and also provides these services to businesses. NBCUniversal operates news, entertainment and sports cable networks, the NBC and Telemundo broadcast networks, television production operations, television station groups, Universal Pictures and Universal Parks and Resorts.