AT&T Named World's Best Wireless Service Provider by Business Traveler Magazine
Voice and Data Services From AT&T Give Customers the Most International Coverage of Any U.S. Carrier
San Antonio, Texas, December 5, 2007
AT&T Inc. (NYSE:T) today announced that AT&T, the nation's leading wireless carrier, was selected as the Best Wireless Provider in the World in the 2007 Reader's Choice Best in Business Travel Awards, conducted by Business Traveler magazine. Now in its 19th year, the annual survey gives readers the chance to voice their opinion on those companies that have made their business travels more enjoyable.
"We are honored that readers and customers have chosen AT&T for this recognition," said Bill Hague, executive vice president for AT&T's wireless international unit. "As people become increasingly dependent upon their wireless phones wherever they are, AT&T is pleased to give customers more mobile options to help them stay connected regardless if they are traveling for business or pleasure."
AT&T operates a GSM/HSPA network, the worldwide standard for wireless, making it easy for customers to transition service seamlessly when traveling from one country to the next. With AT&T international packages, travelers can use their mobile phones to call from 195 countries and access data in 139 countries worldwide, the most international coverage of any U.S. carrier.
AT&T boasts a larger selection of global devices than any other carrier. AT&T provides cost-effective packages, including the AT&T World Traveler plan, which offers discounted rates in more than 80 countries for $5.99 a month. It also offers a Wireless Travel Guide for customers so that they can plan ahead and see if they'll have coverage based on their device and itinerary.
International business travelers who need full data access to corporate e-mail also have a solution that won't keep them tied to a cord in their hotel room. With BlackBerry® International from AT&T, customers can access e-mail, their corporate intranet, applications and more with a high speed global wireless network solution. Customers can find out more about BlackBerry International and other global services for business by visiting www.wireless.att.com/learn/international and clicking on Find Affordable Packages.
For the complete array of AT&T offerings, visit http://www.att.com.
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