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InvestorsMarch 9, 2009

Charter Communications Expands Relationship with Yellowbook

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Local business searches on now powered by Yellowbook

ST. LOUIS, Mar 09, 2009 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Charter Communications, Inc. (NASDAQ: CHTR) announced today an agreement to make Yellowbook the exclusive provider of local business search information on, the website designed for the company's high-speed Internet customers.

This agreement is an extension of a co-marketing and distribution relationship formed in 2007. Since then, Charter and Yellowbook have been co-marketing products and services through a variety of sales channels. Through these efforts, awareness of Charter's residential and commercial telephone business has dramatically increased and Yellowbook has provided additional benefits to directory users and advertisers. Charter now serves more than 1.3 million telephone customers, and its commercial revenues increased significantly year over year, thanks in large part to the ability to bundle telephone with high-speed Internet and video services.

As a part of this new agreement, users are now able to access local business information provided through Yellowbook by simply clicking on the Yellowbook search tab at

"Charter is always looking for ways to enhance our customers' experience and to provide them with additional value," said Rich DiGeronimo, Charter's Vice President of Product Management. " provides our customers access to a wide variety of local and national news, information and video, and the incredible depth of content available on complements the resources on our site."

"Providing new and unique ways to help consumers easily find local business information is important to us," added Pat Marshall, Chief New Media Officer at Yellowbook. "Not only does this agreement make vital local business information readily available to users, but it also increases the opportunities for our advertisers to generate additional exposure for their products and services."

About Charter Communications

Charter Communications, Inc. is a leading broadband communications company and the fourth-largest cable operator in the United States. Charter provides a full range of advanced broadband services, including advanced Charter Digital Cable(R) video entertainment programming, Charter High-Speed(R) Internet access, and Charter Telephone(R). Charter Business(TM) similarly provides scalable, tailored, and cost-effective broadband communications solutions to business organizations, such as business-to-business Internet access, data networking, video and music entertainment services, and business telephone. Charter's advertising sales and production services are sold under the Charter Media(R) brand. More information about Charter can be found at

SOURCE: Charter Communications, Inc.

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