, announced that Thomson, Inc., will enter into an agreement to explore various promotional activities to expand the presence of SunRocket's VoIP services. The agreement also includes the development of future GE branded products that will leverage various feature capabilities available through SunRocket Internet phone service.
"Thomson's reputation for reliable, easy-to-use consumer telephony products has no equal in the minds of millions of consumers, which is why SunRocket is thrilled they have selected us to launch some of these next generation network products into the residential Internet phone service market," said Lisa Hook, president and chief executive officer at SunRocket. "From the beginning, we have prided ourselves on delivering consumer-friendly Internet phone service at an unprecedented value, so our relationship with Thomson to market SunRocket's service is a natural fit."
"Thomson is dedicated to delivering consumer value and innovative features to our telephony products," said Tom Bratton, vice president sales and marketing, Thomson. "Enabling customers to use their phones to take advantage of the broadband-enabled features and dramatic cost savings SunRocket offers will open up a world of new possibilities for consumers looking to get the most out of their home phone service. This is the beginning of an exciting time in residential telephony where more features that improve consumers' lives will be facilitated by the emergence of IP telephony."