RCN LAUNCHES BACK TO SCHOOL “GAME OF THRONES” CAMPAIGN TO COURT RETURNING COLLEGE STUDENTS
Boston – August 8, 2012 – RCN Boston announced today that it has launched a back-to-school campaign centered around the popular HBO program Game of Thrones to entice returning college students and others to sign up for RCN services. RCN is offering new customers a package that includes 50 Mbps high-speed Internet, TiVo Premiere Q and all equipment included with no contract for $79.99 per month.
“We’re excited when the college students return to the Boston area so we have put together an attractive deal for them that suits their lifestyle,” said Jeff Carlson, RCN Boston Vice President and General Manager. “We have lightning fast Internet, and the best entertainment experience with the TiVo Premiere Q so that roommates can watch and record multiple programs at once, all for an affordable price.”
RCN Boston is also rewarding those who sign up for new services with an entry into a contest to be eligible to win $1,000 gift card and a new iPad. In addition, one winner will get the VIP treatment at the House of Blues in Boston with 2 free tickets to every show for the next six months.
“RCN wants our new customers to have the best experience on every level and that is what we are giving them with our Game of Thrones offer,” said Carlson. “You will see our RCN representatives in your neighborhood, so seize the opportunity to take advantage of this limited time offer.”
For more information about the Game of Thrones offer, available until September 30, 2012, click here
RCN has also redefined the customers experience by investing in network infrastructure, creating new easier to read billing formats, adding new U.S. based customers support positions to migrate all customer support call to the U.S., and developing new high speed Internet products that provide speed and capacity for increased consumer needs.
About RCN Boston
RCN in Boston serves the communities of Allston, Arlington, Boston, Brighton, Brookline, Burlington, Dedham, Dorchester, Framingham, Hyde Park, Lexington, Milton, Natick, Needham, Newton, Roslindale, Somerville, Stoneham, Wakefield, Waltham, Watertown, West Roxbury and Woburn.
RCN Telecom Services, LLC (www.rcn.com) is a competitive broadband services provider delivering all-digital and high-definition video, high-speed internet and premium phone services to residential and small-medium business customers. RCN's primary service areas include Washington, D.C., Philadelphia, Lehigh Valley (PA), New York City, Boston and Chicago.