tw telecom Comments on Investor Filing

                    tw telecom Comments on Investor Filing

PR Newswire

LITTLETON, Colo., May 9, 2013

LITTLETON, Colo., May 9, 2013 /PRNewswire/ --tw telecom (NASDAQ: TWTC), a
leading national provider of managed services, including Business Ethernet,
converged and IP VPN solutions for enterprises throughout the U.S. and to
their global locations, today issued the following comments on the filing of
Schedule 13D beneficial ownership report by Corvex Management LP ('Corvex')
reporting their 5.77% ownership in the Company.

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During its 14 years as a public company, the Company has demonstrated along
history of open dialog with investors and looks forward to continuing to
receive ongoing investor input, including from Corvex. tw telecom's Board is
committed to creating shareholder value and believes that the Company is well
positioned to continue to do so with the Company's investments in next
generation services and infrastructure, among other initiatives, includingits
share repurchase programs and other balance sheet activities.The Company has
a long track record of producing strong long-term, consistent results,
including 34 consecutive quarters ofsequentialrevenue growth, ongoing
product innovation and exceptional execution.

About tw telecom inc.
tw telecom, headquartered in Littleton, Colo., is a leading national provider
of managed services, including Business Ethernet, converged and IP VPN
solutions for enterprises throughout the U.S. and globally. tw telecom also
delivers secure, scalable private connections for transport data networking,
Internet access, voice, VPN, VoIP and security to large organizations and
communications services companies. Employing a resilient fiber network
infrastructure, robust product portfolio and its own Intelligent Network
capabilities, tw telecom delivers customers overall economic value, an
industry-leading quality service experience, and improved business
productivity. Please visit www.twtelecom.com for more information.

SOURCE tw telecom

Website: http://www.twtelecom.com
Contact: Investor Relations, Carole Curtin, +1-303-542-4441,
carole.curtin@twtelecom.com, or Media Relations, Bob Meldrum, +1-303-566-1354,
bob.meldrum@twtelecom.com