AT&T Celebrates New High Tech Store in Rensselaer
RENSSELAER, N.Y., June 3, 2011 /PRNewswire/ — AT&T* today announced its continuing commitment to the community with a grand opening celebration for a new high-tech wireless store in Rensselaer. Senator Roy McDonald, Rensselaer County Executive Kathy Jimino, and officials from the Rensselaer County Regional Chamber of Commerce will attend a ribbon-cutting ceremony on Friday, June 3 at 11 a.m. On Saturday the public is invited to join a hot dog cookout and be entertained by “Southpaw,” the official mascot for the Tri-City Valley Kats.
“I want to thank AT&T for their commitment to and investment in Rensselaer County communities and the entire Capital Region,” said Senator Roy McDonald. “This new location is an example of the resurgence of this region and will benefit businesses and consumers alike.”
“AT&T’s investment in Rensselaer builds on our reputation as a strong region for business investment,” said Assembly Majority Leader Ron Canestrari (D-Cohoes). “Our communities are made stronger and more attractive when we have leading technology resources close at hand like a new and convenient AT&T store and unique device support center.”
“We’re proud to be part be of the Rensselaer community and to provide consumers and small businesses with the wireless services they need to stay connected to family, friend and business associates,” said Robert Holliday, vice president and general manager, AT&T Upstate/Western New York. “AT&T’s new store is designed to let customers ‘try before they buy’ today’s leading wireless devices so they make the right selection to meet their needs.”
As part of the grand opening celebration, consumers can check out special discounts including up to $50 off select smartphone devices, available only at the 307 Troy Road location, Friday, June 3rd – Sunday, June 5th.**
Located at 307 Troy Road, the store is led by industry veteran Don Czerwinski and has a team of five trained sales consultants who can demonstrate a wide range of products and assist both consumers and businesses with purchasing decisions, customer service and technical support. Hours of operation are Monday through Saturday 9 a.m. – 8 p.m., Sunday 10 a.m. – 6 p.m.
Across New York State, AT&T has more than 140 AT&T owned locations. AT&T’s products and services are also available at a number of authorized dealer and national retail locations.
*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.
** Requires two-year service agreement with minimum $15/month data plan. Offer only available at the 307 Troy Road location, Friday, June 3rd – Sunday, June 5th.
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