AT&T Unveils New Wireless Store in Kyle

New Store Offers a New, More Hands-On Way to Experience and Shop for Communications and Entertainment Services AT&T Will Donate $25 to the 100 Club of Central Texas for Every Customer Who Upgrades or Activates a New Account at the Store During the Grand Opening Weekend

Kyle, Texas, July 16, 2010
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AT&T* today announced the grand opening of a retail store in Kyle. The store, which is 3,500 square feet, is located at 5695 Kyle Parkway, Suite 300 in the Village of Kyle shopping center. The store is designed to provide consumer and small business customers with a more interactive and informative hands-on experience when shopping for wireless, broadband, video and entertainment services.

The store features a new state-of-the-art, hands-on design to engage customers and provide a “try before you buy” service experience. Trained sales consultants will provide demonstrations of a wide range of products, including AT&T Advanced TV and High Speed Internet. Shoppers can also test out various advanced wireless data applications including GPS navigation and driving directions through AT&T Navigator, or AT&T FamilyMap, a family locator service designed to help give parents peace of mind. 

“Our new Kyle store redefines the sales experience by showcasing our wide portfolio of advanced voice and data products in an innovative way that lets customers touch and feel today’s exciting new services,” said Chris Penrose, vice president and general manager, AT&T South Texas. “Customers can try out our newest line-up of quick messaging devices and smartphones, as well as AT&T’s Advanced TV services when they visit this location.”

AT&T will donate $25 to the 100 Club of Central Texas for every customer who upgrades or activates a new account at the store during the grand opening weekend, July 16-18. The mission of the 100 Club of Central Texas is to lead the community in providing financial assistance and support for the families of first responders who are seriously injured or killed in the line of duty, and to provide resources to enhance first responders’ safety and welfare.

The Kyle store is led by store manager Yissell Torres and a staff of ten employees who are trained to assist customers with purchasing decisions, customer service and technical support. Hours of operation are Monday through Friday 9 a.m. – 8 p.m., Saturday 10 a.m. – 8 p.m. and Sunday 12 p.m. – 6 p.m.

AT&T operates more than 200 AT&T-owned retail locations in Texas. Its products and services are also available at a number of other authorized dealers and national retail locations. For the complete array of AT&T offerings, visit www.att.com

*AT&T products and services are provided or offered by subsidiaries and affiliates of AT&T Inc. under the AT&T brand and not by AT&T Inc.

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