– Multi-year contract includes Business Ethernet, IP VPN, Ethernet InternetService and Digital Voice/VoIP Services
LOUISVILLE, Ky. – February 22, 2011 – tw telecom (NASDAQ:TWTC, news, filings), aleading provider of managed voice, Internet and data networking solutions for businessesin Kentucky and throughout the U.S., today announced that Stock Yards Bank & Trusthas selected it to provide advanced voice and data services to the financial servicescompany’s 34 locations in Kentucky, Ohio and Indiana.
tw telecom is delivering Stock Yards Bank & Trust a comprehensive suite of newnetworking solutions including Business Ethernet, IP VPN, Ethernet Internet Service(EIS) and digital voice/voice-over-IP services as part of a multi-year agreement. The newservices are enabling Stock Yards Bank & Trust to connect its remote branches andheadquarter locations more efficiently, securely and cost effectively.
“As an existing tw telecom customer, we were already aware of the strongproducts and customer service that tw telecom offers,” said Jim Condra, Director ofInformation Technology at Stock Yards Bank & Trust. “But we also wanted a financiallystrong partner who we know will be with us in the years to come. When we measuredproviders on service, reliability and financial strength, it was clear that tw telecom bestmet our needs.”
“For more than a century, Stock Yards Bank & Trust has grown consistently byfocusing on customer service and delivering the increasingly sophisticated services thatlocal communities need,” said Joe Paulin, vice president and general manager fortw telecom’s Louisville market. “We’re pleased that our services match Stock YardsBank & Trust’s level of customer service, and that we can help it deliver an even betterexperience to its customers.”
tw telecom connects more commercial buildings to its fiber network than anyother competitive communications provider. In fact, it has the third highest market shareof retail Ethernet ports in service. With its own metro fiber networks and one of the tenmost interconnected IP backbones in the world, tw telecom has the national capability,robust product portfolio and national/local customer care teams to support mission criticalenterprise applications and to deliver the industry’s most sought after customerexperience.
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 datanetworking, Internet access, local and long distance voice, VoIP, VPN and security, toenterprise organizations and communications services companies throughout the U.S.,and globally. As a leading provider of integrated and converged network solutions,tw telecom delivers customers overall economic value, quality, service, and improvedbusiness productivity. Please visit http://www.twtelecom.com for more information.
About Stock Yards Bank & Trust
Stock Yards Bank & Trust was founded in the Louisville stockyards district more than acentury ago, and now offers a complete line of financial services addressing the needs ofbusinesses, families and individual customers. The company has convenient bankingcenters located in the Louisville, Indianapolis and Cincinnati metropolitan areas. StockYards Bank & Trust is wholly-owned by S.Y. Bancorp, Inc., a publicly-traded bank holdingcompany traded on the NASDAQ Global Select Market under the ticker symbol SYBT.For more information, visit www.syb.com.###
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