ST. LOUIS--(BUSINESS WIRE)--April 16, 2008--Charter Communications, Inc. (NASDAQ: CHTR) announced today it plans to add eight new channels in high definition (HD) on May 15, 2008 in St. Louis.
"Charter continues to add HD programming and we are pleased to offer our customers eight new HD channels," said Ted Schremp, Senior Vice President of Product Management and Strategy for Charter. "Charter is committed to providing choice and variety in its video service and with the addition of these HD channels we continue to add value for our customers. Including high definition On Demand, at any given time, Charter provides more HD than our customers can get anywhere else."
In addition, Charter offers hundreds of other On Demand titles, from exclusive sports programming, local content, movies, kids programming, series and specials. Watching something On Demand means watching what you want, when you want. Charter's On Demand menu can be found on channel 1 for Charter Digital Cable customers. Whether you are a sports fanatic, movie buff or news junkie, there is always something for you On Demand.
Over the past year, Charter has invested over a billion dollars in capital to serve its customers and to enhance its service capabilities. Charter is committed to investing in its communities, providing an advanced network on which residential and commercial customers rely for their communications needs, and delivering value to all its customers by offering high-quality products and services backed up by superior customer care.
For more information on Charter HD, call 1-888-GET-CHARTER (1-888-438-2427) or visit www.charter.com.
About Charter Communications
Charter Communications, Inc. is a leading broadband communications company and the third-largest publicly traded cable operator in the United States. Charter provides a full range of advanced broadband services, including Charter Digital(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 www.charter.com.
CONTACT: Charter Communications, Inc.
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SOURCE: Charter Communications, Inc.