Time Warner Cable Named among the Country’s “Best Places to Work” for LGBT Employees

  Time Warner Cable Named among the Country’s “Best Places to Work” for LGBT
  Employees

 The Human Rights Campaign Increased Time Warner Cable’s percent score to 100
         on the Corporate Equality Index from 90 same time last year

Business Wire

NEW YORK -- December 04, 2012

Time Warner Cable (NYSE: TWC), the second-largest cable operator in the United
States, has been named among the nation’s “Best Places To Work” for lesbian,
gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) people by the Human Rights Campaign’s
2013 Corporate Equality Index. This marks the first year that the company
earns a 100 percent score – a 10 percent increase from last year.

The 2013 index, which looks at the policies and practices that impact LGBT
employees across hundreds of large U.S. corporations, is considered a trusted
benchmark for measuring the inclusion of LGBT employees. The criteria that
were used to determine companies' scores included looking at equal employment
opportunity policies, employment benefits for workers and their
spouses/partners, transgender-inclusive health insurance, public commitment
and responsible citizenship.

“We can’t be more proud to be awarded such an important recognition by the
Human Rights Campaign,” said Peter Stern, Executive Vice President and Chief
Strategy, People and Corporate Development Officer at Time Warner Cable. “Our
100 percent score clearly exemplifies our commitment and dedication to
diversity and inclusion in our workplace. We are honored to be in the company
of peers who are equally devoted to the LGBT community.”

Time Warner Cable has a deep tradition of strong diversity engagement and
support. Some of Time Warner Cable’s LGBT initiatives through our Employee
Networks include:

OUT@TWC Carolinas

  *Hosted four lunch and learns: Legal Issues Affecting the LGBT Community;
    Current Legislation Affecting the LGBT Community; Same Sex Parenting; and
    Domestic Partner Benefits
  *Participated in community events: NC Pride; OutRaleigh; Charlotte Pride;
    HRC Gala; NC Equality Gala; and 5^th Annual Happening
  *Increased membership from 100 to almost 150 members
  *Supported the Charlotte Lesbian and Gay Fund
  *Helped build interest around starting OUT@TWC groups in Ohio, Wisconsin,
    Texas, Kentucky, and California
  *Partnered with the Time Warner Cable Diversity and Inclusion Council for
    the Time Warner Cable Taste of Charlotte

OUT@TWC NYC

  *Marched in the NYC Pride March
  *Sponsored a team for the NYC Aids Walk

Other accomplishments

  *Added transgender benefits coverage for 2013

With a million members, the Human Rights Campaign is the nation’s largest
civil rights organization working to achieve equality for LGBT Americans. A
complete list of the 2013 Corporate Equality Index rankings can be found at
www.hrc.org.

About Time Warner Cable

Time Warner Cable Inc. (NYSE: TWC) is among the largest providers of video,
high‐speed data and voice services in the United States, connecting more than
15 million customers to entertainment, information and each other. Time Warner
Cable Business Class offers data, video and voice services to businesses of
all sizes, cell tower backhaul services to wireless carriers and, through its
NaviSite subsidiary, managed and outsourced information technology solutions
and cloud services. Time Warner Cable Media, the advertising arm of Time
Warner Cable, offers national, regional and local companies innovative
advertising solutions. More information about the services of Time Warner
Cable is available at www.timewarnercable.com, www.twcbc.com,
www.navisite.com, and www.twcmedia.com.

Contact:

Time Warner Cable
Jeannette Castaneda, 212-364-8534
Jeannette.castaneda@twcable.com
Twitter: @jaycast29
 
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