PHOENIX, May 3, 2007 - Qwest Communications International Inc. (NYSE: Q) has expanded its retail operations in Arizona, with the opening of a new store in Glendale at the brand-new Westgate City Center, a complex that includes the venues for the Arizona Cardinals and Phoenix Coyotes.

Qwest offers a full-service retail environment with personal, face-to-face assistance for a complete spectrum of communications choices. Customers can get expert advice and purchase digital voice, high-speed Internet and wireless services, as well as digital TV via Qwest's own Choice TV or DIRECTV. Additionally, each Qwest Solutions Center in Arizona can take customer bill payments, and all Qwest retail associates can make feature changes and assist with technical support.

"Qwest's face-to-face setting delivers the high level of personal assistance and service customers are looking for," said Jim Vogel, Qwest vice president of alternative markets. "This new retail location allows customers to test-drive the latest in wireless phones, surf the Web and take control of the digital television remote in the store's entertainment area."

Existing solutions centers in Arizona are located at Arizona Mills in Tempe; Paradise Valley Mall, MetroCenter and Desert Sky Mall in Phoenix; Chandler Fashion Mall in Chandler; Fiesta Mall and The Superstition Springs Center in Mesa; two locations at the Arrowhead Towne Center in Glendale; Park Place in Tucson; and Prescott Gateway Mall in Prescott.

The company continues to offer customers new ways to learn about and choose Qwest services. In addition to Qwest retail locations, customers can work with Qwest online at or over the phone by calling 1 800-244-1111.

About Qwest
Qwest offers a unique and powerful combination of managed voice and data solutions for businesses, government agencies and consumers - locally and throughout the country. Customers coast to coast are turning to Qwest's industry-leading national fiber optic network and its Spirit of Service for quality products and superior customer experience. Qwest is a participant in Networx, the largest communications services contract in the world, to provide leading-edge voice, data and video services. For more information on Qwest, and its various operating subsidiaries, please go to For information about the products and services Qwest is offering in the Networx contract, visit