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Jay Buhner and Frontier Communications Team Up For ‘Baseball with Buhner' Contest
<p class='bwalignc'> <i>Seattle baseball great swings for the fences to tell consumers about Frontier FiOS</i> </p>
Thursday, April 04, 2013
Jay Buhner and Frontier Communications Team Up For ‘Baseball with Buhner' Contest13:36 EDT Thursday, April 04, 2013
EVERETT, Wash. (Business Wire) -- Seattle baseball great Jay Buhner has joined the Frontier Communications (NASDAQ: FTR) lineup as part of a special contest. Buhner, a fan favorite, is Frontier Communications' Washington state spokesperson for 2013. He will help spread the word in radio and print, online and outdoors, about the fantastic value and benefits of Frontier's products and services.
“When you think of Seattle baseball, a name that comes to mind immediately is Jay Buhner,” said Rich Klena, Senior Vice President and General Manager of Frontier. “He exemplifies the dedication and hard work at the heart of Frontier's Values. Jay was among the most recognizable and reliable players of his day. We want customers to think the same way about Frontier, because just like Jay, our 100 percent U.S.-based men and women give their all on and off the field.”
To kick off this new relationship, Jay and Frontier have created a fun contest --“Baseball with Buhner” -- open to all Washington state residents 18 years of age or older. Five lucky winners can each invite three friends to meet Jay and watch Seattle take batting practice on Friday, July 26. The winners will also receive baseballs and jerseys autographed by Jay. To learn more about “Baseball with Buhner,” go to www.FrontierWA.com. After reading the Contest Rules, click on “Contest Entry.”
About Frontier Communications
Frontier Communications Corporation (NASDAQ: FTR) is an S&P 500 company and is included in the FORTUNE 500 list of America's largest corporations. Frontier offers broadband, voice, satellite video, wireless Internet data access, entertainment services like TumTiki.com, data security solutions through Frontier Secure, bundled offerings and specialized bundles for residential customers, small businesses and home offices and advanced business communications for medium and large businesses in 27 states. Frontier's approximately 14,700 employees are based entirely in the United States. More information is available at www.frontier.com.
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