Englewood, Colo. -- TCI Communications Inc. announced it
had signed up its one millionth TCI Digital Cable customer on Nov. 4th.
The company celebrated the milestone on Nov. 19 by
surprising the customer with a camera crew and prizes. The subscriber was tracked to Des
Moines, Iowa, where the MSO serves over 98,000 customers.
Internally, local TCI systems celebrated the event with
employee breakfasts, award ceremonies, contests and promotional giveaways.
"Our employees have been instrumental in sharing this
product with customers," said Leo J. Hindery Jr. in a statement, "and their
success is evident by the satisfaction our customers are expressing with the new options
Digital Cable provides."