NEW YORK, June 28, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- tw telecom inc., (NASDAQ: TWTC) a leading national provider of managed services, including Business Ethernet, converged and IP VPN solutions for enterprises throughout the U.S. and globally, received five significant enterprise service provider excellence awards from strategy and research consultancy ATLANTIC-ACM at its 2013 North American Business Connectivity Awards presented at the Yale Club of New York City. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20080626/LATH527LOGO) tw telecom wins best in class awards in five categories for large service providers – service providers with annual business services revenue of more than $1billion - Sales Reps, Billing, Customer Service, Voice Value, and Data Value. "These customer awards validate our ability to deliver operational excellence, product innovation and a superior customer experience," said John Blount, COO at tw telecom. "Our long standing focus on listening and collaborating with customers enables us to deliver the right solutions at the right time to help move their businesses forward." tw telecom is one of the top three providers of Business Ethernet throughout the U.S., according to leading industry analysts, and continues to innovate around its Business Ethernet service platform that is the foundation for its Intelligent Network and future Constellation Platform sm vision. This customer commitment to innovation and delivering reliable network solutions, its resilient national fiber network, and an extensive product portfolio enables tw telecom to deliver consistent, secure, scalable and predictable network connections to enterprises throughout the U.S. About tw telecomtw telecom, headquartered in Littleton, Colo., is a leading national provider of managed services, including Business Ethernet, converged and IP VPN solutions for enterprises throughout the U.S. and globally. tw telecom also delivers secure, scalable private connections for transport data networking, Internet access, voice, VPN, VoIP and security to large organizations and communications services companies. Employing a resilient fiber network infrastructure, robust product portfolio and its own Intelligent Network capabilities, tw telecom delivers customers overall economic value, an industry-leading quality service experience, and improved business productivity. Please visit www.twtelecom.com for more information. About ATLANTIC-ACMBoston-based ATLANTIC-ACM is a leading provider of strategic research and consulting services to the communications and information industries. In addition to producing the industry's principal benchmarking, sizing and opportunity studies, the company assists clients in evaluating business development opportunities for successful investment, market entry and long-term planning. For more information, visit ATLANTIC-ACM's website at http://www.atlantic-acm.com.
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