Category Archives: Tech

AT&T names Ford regional director for the Upstate

GREENVILLE, SC — AT&T* today announced the appointment of Terrance Ford as Regional Director of External Affairs for the Upstate, succeeding Jim Evers, who retired. “I am pleased to welcome Terrance to the External Affairs team,” said Pamela Lackey, president of AT&T South Carolina. “He brings a tremendous combination of technical expertise and local knowledge that…
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AVX Corporation announces preliminary Q3 results

GREENVILLE, S.C. - AVX Corporation (NYSE: AVX) today reported preliminary unaudited results for the third quarter ended December 31, 2015. Chief Executive Officer and President, John Sarvis, stated, “We completed our third quarter of the fiscal year with net sales of $287.0 million for the quarter, reflecting some seasonality effect in the United States and Europe…
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Kemet Corporation reports preliminary fiscal 2016 Q3 results

GREENVILLE, SC - KEMET Corporation (the "Company") (NYSE: KEM), a leading global supplier of electronic components, today reported preliminary results for our third fiscal quarter ended December 31, 2015. Net sales of $177.2 million for the quarter ended December 31, 2015 decreased 4.8% from net sales of $186.1 million for the prior quarter ended September 30, 2015 and…
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AFL receives 3 new patents for new technology

Spartanburg, SC – AFL, a leading global fiber optics manufacturer and service provider, has been awarded three patents for new technologies used in the enhancement of AFL’s Optical Connectivity and Apparatus (OCA) products. Ted Lichoulas, engineering manager, Roger Vaughn, product technology manager, and Wink Courchaine, senior engineer received a patent for an Optical Fiber Event Sensor that allows continuous…
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Comporium, Inc. partners with Clemson University Innovation Center

[caption id="attachment_901" align="alignnone" width="604"] A student walks through the shiny new interior of the Watt Family Innovation Center at Clemson University, January 2016. (Photo by Ken Scar)[/caption] CLEMSON — An innovative South Carolina-based telecommunications company is partnering with Clemson University’s new Watt Family Innovation Center to transform student lives and campus academics. Comporium, Inc. has…
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AT&T reaches additional 14,000 customers in South Carolina

COLUMBIA, S.C. -- AT&T* today announced that it has added 1 million additional business customer locations - including nearly 14,000 in the state of South Carolina - to its fiber network since 2012 when the company began its aggressive fiber expansion program. The expansion helped extend the AT&T U.S. fiber network another 76,000 route miles, bringing…
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PrintTek introduces expanded services

PrintTek announces and introduces the New PrintTek, an integrated communications company providing communication through print and technology. PrintTek continues to offer the same great quality their customers have always come to expect – now with expanded services. Print Communication is expanded to incorporate new technologies and game changing applications. The expanded services also include a…
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A3 Communications expands Greenville office, adds managers

A3 Communications, America’s sixth ‘Fastest Growing Systems Integrator,’ recently announced that Richie Gibbons, RCDD, and Danny Barrett, have joined their firm to expand the reach and capabilities of their Greenville location. Gibbons, a Registered Communications Distribution Designer, comes with more than 15 years of experience, including a background in the private, public and military sectors.…
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ScanSource Communications receives distribution honor

ScanSource Communications, a leading global provider of communications products and a sales unit of ScanSource Inc., [NASDAQ: SCSC], has been named Distribution Partner of the Year – Americas by Polycom, Inc., [NASDAQ: PLCM]. ScanSource Communications received this honor at TEAM Polycom 2016, Polycom’s annual sales and partner conference. Honorees are recognized for excellence in incorporating value-added…
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Immedion welcomes Kevin Phillips as account manager

Immedion LLC, a premiere provider of data center services including Cloud, colocation and managed services, announced today the hiring of Kevin Phillips as Account Manager for Immedion’s Greenville location. In his new role, Kevin will be responsible for assisting sales and growing Immedion’s customer base and maintaining its current client relationships within the Greenville area.…
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