Hawaiian Telcom Selects Interland as Primary Provider of Web Services: Hawaiian Telcom to Offer Customers Web Services Including Website Design, Hosting, Email and eCommerce
ATLANTA, Feb. 14, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- Interland (Nasdaq:INLD), soon to be Web.com, Inc., a leading provider of websites and online services for small and medium-sized businesses (SMBs), today announced that Hawaiian Telcom, the leading telecommunications provider for the state of Hawaii, agreed to resell Interland's website design, hosting, email, eCommerce and various Web services to Hawaiian Telcom's customer base. Specific terms of the deal are not disclosed.
"Interland's depth of knowledge and expertise in Web services made them the right partner for our company," stated Joan Kratz, Chief Marketing Officer for Hawaiian Telcom. "We're confident our customers who seek these services will be pleased with the variety and quality this partnership offers."
Under the terms of this deal, Hawaiian Telcom will migrate its current customers on similar services over to Interland and offer Interland's website and hosting services to new customers moving forward. Hawaiian Telcom is equipped with both "feet on the street" and tele-sales people that will be able to sell Web services.
"We are excited to work with Hawaiian Telcom and serve their website and hosting needs," stated Jeff Stibel, President and CEO, Interland. "Hawaiian Telcom is a strong company and encompasses everything we look for in a business partner."
About Hawaiian Telcom
Hawaiian Telcom is the state's leading telecommunications provider, offering a wide spectrum of telecommunications products and services, which include local and long distance service, high-speed Internet, wireless services, and print directory and Internet directory services. For more information on the company, please visit www.hawaiiantel.com.
About Interland / Web.com
Interland, Inc. (Nasdaq:INLD) is a leading provider of websites and online services focused on helping small and medium-sized businesses achieve success by providing the knowledge, services and tools to build, manage and promote businesses online. Interland is now a leading provider to Yellow Pages providers and offers a wide selection of online services, including do it yourself and custom website development, website hosting, eCommerce, web marketing and web mail. The company plans to change its corporate name to Web.com, Inc. in the first half of 2006. For more information on the company, please visit www.interland.com or www.web.com or call at 1-800-WEB-HOST.