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Monday, November 15, 1999
BLACKSTONE CALLING CARD RECOGNIZED FOR PREPAID EXCELLENCE
Blackstone Calling Card, one of the nation's largest providers of prepaid products and services, was the proud recipient of the 1999 Intele-CardNews Prepaid Excellence Award for best international retail card program. Intele-CardNews has been the industry's leading source for up-to-the minute coverage of the prepaid segment of telecommunications. Since 1994, Intele-CardNews has followed the technologies and trends of prepaid, from prepaid phone cards to prepaid wireless, paging, Internet, and beyond. Through the years, the publication has recognized companies who have excelled in their field, via the ICN Prepaid Excellence Award. Blackstone, this year's winner for best international retail card program, offers international origination from over 150 countries. Blackstone, now distributing its cards through over 3,200 distributors nationwide, and over 7,800 retail accounts in South Florida, has built its reputation on reliable connections and competitive rates to, and from, the most popular international destinations. Luis Arias, Blackstone chief executive officer, says, "Our company has built its reputation on providing our customers with clear, quality connections across the globe. We are honored that Intele-CardNews has recognized our commitment." Blackstone Calling Card is the premier provider of prepaid telecommunications products and services. Blackstone offers the industry's widest assortment of prepaid phone cards, prepaid wireless, prepaid paging, and prepaid Internet services. For more information on Blackstone products and services, call Andy Viera at 888.639.9590.