ENGLEWOOD, Colo. & STAMFORD, Conn.–(Business Wire)–DISH (NASDAQ: DISH) and Frontier Communications Corporation (NASDAQ: FTR) have agreed to a multi-year contract renewal that provides Frontier customers with bundled technology solutions. The agreement builds upon the longstanding relationship between the companies to offer Frontier customers the ability to add DISH service to their bundled Internet and voice technology packages.
“DISH is a great partner for Frontier,” said Maggie Wilderotter, Chairman and CEO of Frontier Communications. “It offers our customers access to a portfolio of award-winning brands. The bundled offerings pair Frontier broadband and voice services with a suite of DISH products and services, including the Hopper® with Sling Whole-Home HD DVR. Frontier makes it simple by being a single and local point of contact for service and billing.”
“We have worked with Frontier to make it even easier for consumers to design the highest value bundle for their information, connection, and entertainment needs,” said Joseph P. Clayton, President and CEO of DISH. “I am pleased to continue this relationship with a company that shares our commitment to providing advanced technology solutions through an affordable, service-driven approach.”
Most recently, Frontier and DISH teamed up to launch the “Americas Bets Communities” (ABC) contest. The $10 million ABC Prize Competition is all about encouraging collaboration and competition among individuals and organizations that share the same goal: to increase economic development and create positive change within their communities.