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Press Release -- July 28th, 2010
Source: TW Telecom
Tags: Ethernet, Metro Fiber, VoIP

Members Credit Union Selects tw telecom for Core Data and Voice Business Applications

- 51,400-member organization chooses tw telecom for unmatched, cost-effective service
- Delivers core business applications for account and loan services to credit union members

GREENSBORO, N.C., July 28 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- tw telecom, (NASDAQ:TWTC - News) a leading provider of managed voice, Internet and data networking solutions for businesses in North Carolina and throughout the United States, today announced that Members Credit Union has selected the company to provide a comprehensive suite of managed IP VPN, voice, data and Internet services in 20 state-wide locations.

"We chose tw telecom for several reasons," said Matt Baldwin, Members Credit Union network administrator. "One of the biggest reasons was the level of personal service that we received from the local account reps. Our former provider couldn't even come close to providing this level of service. tw telecom also provided the most cost-effective service in comparison to the other bids that we received."

Founded in 1953, Members Credit Union is a member-owned, non-profit cooperative organized under the laws of the State of North Carolina. Due to its ability to offer top-flight member service, an impressive portfolio of products and services, and outstanding community support, MCU has grown to serve more than 51,400 members and more than 480 sponsor companies.

"There's a reason Members Credit Union has prospered for more than a half-century, and that's because it provides top-quality support for its members," said Lin Garner, Vice President and General Manager for tw telecom. "We're proud that our voice, data and Internet services are helping Members Credit Union provide that member support, both now and in the future."

tw telecom connects more commercial buildings to its fiber network than any other competitive communications provider. In fact, it has the third highest market share of retail Ethernet ports in service. With its own metro fiber networks and one of the ten most interconnected IP backbones in the world, tw telecom has the national capability, robust product portfolio and national/local customer care teams to support mission critical enterprise applications and to deliver the industry's most sought after customer experience.

About tw telecom

tw telecom holdings inc., a unit of tw telecom inc., headquartered in Littleton, Colo., provides managed network services, specializing in Ethernet and transport data networking, Internet access, local and long distance voice, VoIP, VPN and security, to enterprise organizations and communications services companies throughout the U.S.  As a leading provider of integrated and converged network solutions, tw telecom delivers customers overall economic value, quality, service, and improved business productivity.  Please visit www.twtelecom.com for more information.

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