100,000 subscribers reached in Czech Republic on freeSAT

Wednesday, November 28th, 2012 

LUXEMBOURG — UPC DTH S.à r.l. is pleased to announce that during the past week freeSAT (formerly UPC Direct) reached a significant milestone. After an active sales year in the market the number of customers using the freeSAT service in the Czech Republic has exceeded 100,000.

As a celebration of this result UPC DTH S.à r.l. rewarded its 100,000th customer. UPC DTH has identified this customer as Milena Vańková from Horní Loděnice. Mrs.Vaňková was awarded a free subscription to all program packages for 2 years. UPC DTH congratulates Mrs.Vaňková as well as all of the freeSAT dealers in the Czech Republic who helped to achieve this milestone.

freeSAT has the most channels available on satellite in each of our programming packages, the most competitive rates for satellite pay TV customers, and cost effective options whether the customer purchases their own equipment or chooses to rent one from us. The quality of service provided to freeSAT customers includes the best in class award winning customer care as well. freeSAT and it’s customer care jointly received a bronze medal as Customer Service team of the year, given by the official “International Business Stevie® Awards” which was created to honor and recognize the achievements and positive contributions of organizations and working teams worldwide. UPC DTH will maintain its focus on customers by remaining the best in class satellite TV provider in the Czech market.

“We are really pleased to reach this excellent result on the Czech market.” Said Jiri Kraval, UPC DTH Marketing & Sales Director for Czech Republic. “It is a pleasure to see our efforts paying off by passing this milestone and providing appreciation to this special 100,000th customer. Our growth in Czech Republic is an obvious indication of all the efforts we make to provide great programming and offer a wide variety of packages as well as award winning Customer Care. Independent research shows our customers are happier to recommend freeSAT to their friends than customers of our competitors which is an indication of the recognition by our customers of how serious we take and how hard we work to be best in class.”