AT&T invests $1.4+ billion in South Carolina

  June 11, 2024

By Terrence Ford Vice President of External Affairs AT&T South Carolina   In South Carolina, we invested more than $1.4 billion in our network infrastructure from 2019-2023 to connect more…

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Comporium brings Gigabit broadband speeds to Ridge Spring

  May 14, 2024

58 Addresses in Saluda County Connected through Comporium’s $155K Investment GILBERT, SC – Fifty-eight addresses along the southern side of the Ridge Spring community now have access to Comporium’s fiber-based…

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Comcast launches WiFi-connected “Lift Zone” in partnership with the Charleston Digital Corridor Learning Center

  May 8, 2024

Comcast provides $25,000 grant to support Charleston Digital Corridor’s Learning Center Comcast announced the opening of its newest Xfinity WiFi-connected “Lift Zone” at the Charleston Digital Corridor (CDC) Learning Center,…

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Palmetto Broadband Coalition unites providers to shape broadband future

  February 4, 2024

The Palmetto Broadband Coalition, a consortium of well-established, locally owned broadband providers, announced its launch on Tuesday. This alliance is the most recent collaboration among providers, some with over 120…

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R.T.C. Inc. joins the MCA family

  January 8, 2024

SPARTANBURG, SC – Mobile Communications America, Inc., the leading provider of wireless communication solutions that enhance the safety, security, and operating efficiency of workplaces today, announces the acquisition of R.T.C.,…

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The Hottest Cyber Crime Today? E-MAIL HIJACKING

  April 13, 2023

“At some point in time, we’ve all found ourselves facing a suspicious e-mail in our inbox with an urgent call to action or even a threat,” explains IntelliSystems CEO Kevin…

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AT&T names Terrance Ford Vice President of External Affairs

  March 30, 2023

 AT&T* has named Terrance Ford Vice President of External Affairs for AT&T South Carolina, where he will lead the company’s strategy, legislative, philanthropic and external affairs activities in the state,…

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Tidewater joins MCA

  January 4, 2023

SPARTANBURG, SC – Mobile Communications America, Inc. (“MCA”), the leading provider of wireless communication solutions that enhance the safety, security, and operating efficiency of workplaces, announces the acquisition of Tidewater…

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Patrick White promoted to Senior Vice President

  November 29, 2022

Assumes Leadership over Facilities and Construction Group ROCK HILL, SC – Comporium announced that Patrick White has been promoted to Senior Vice President of Facilities and Supply Chain. In his…

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Santee Cooper applied for National Broadband Infrastructure Grant

  November 3, 2022

Santee Cooper yesterday applied for a National Transportation and Information Administration (NTIA) federal grant to fund a pilot project aimed at providing reliable, resilient broadband access to areas of South…

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Comporium expands fiber network in North, SC

  October 6, 2022

NORTH, SC – The town of North, SC has taken a technological leap forward. For months, construction crews have been working in this northern Orangeburg County town to extend Comporium’s…

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IntelliSystems launches $10,000 “Extreme Telephone Makeover” contest

  September 14, 2022

IntelliSystems CEO Kevin Wade announced the official launch of the 2022 IntelliSystems EXTREME PHONE MAKEOVER contest, beginning September 16th and ending October 28th. Representatives from businesses and professional practices with…

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ScanSource leaders recognized as CRN’s 2022 Women of the Channel

  May 9, 2022

ScanSource, Inc., a leading hybrid distributor connecting devices to the cloud, today announced that CRN®, a brand of The Channel Company, has named Nell Alverson, Courtney Cox, Stephanie Mays and…

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DartPoints’ Bridge IX in Columbia now operational

  April 27, 2022

DartPoints, the leading edge digital infrastructure provider, announces that its internet exchange (IX) in Columbia, S.C., called Bridge IX™, is now operational. South Carolina’s internet traffic has traditionally been routed…

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Spectrum announces 350 new jobs in West Columbia

  March 15, 2022

Inbound Sales Representatives Can Earn More than $55,000 Annually, with Comprehensive Benefits and Career-Growth Opportunities Spectrum and South Carolina Gov. Henry McMaster today announced plans for the company to hire…

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ScanSource, Inc. names John Eldh as President

  February 9, 2022

Eldh to champion ScanSource’s hybrid distribution growth strategy ScanSource, Inc. (NASDAQ: SCSC), a leading hybrid distributor connecting devices to the cloud, announced today that John Eldh has been named President…

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New AT&T mobile broadband sites installed across Berkeley County

  February 9, 2022

Mobile Broadband Coverage Enhanced in Moncks Corner & Rural Communities Mobile broadband coverage has enhanced across Berkeley County, thanks to AT&T installing additional cell tower sites across the area in…

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New Spectrum store now open on Two Notch Road in Columbia

  December 8, 2021

Store Features the Latest Devices and Accessories for Spectrum Mobile™ Charter Communications, Inc. announced the opening of a new Spectrum Store in Columbia. The Spectrum store gives consumers in the…

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What are your values and your mission?

  September 9, 2021

By Jerry Bellune Author and entrepreneur Jennifer Allwood says something amazing happens when you decide you want to be an entrepreneur. You get to call the shots. She’s half right.…

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ScanSource delivers strong fourth quarter sales and profitability growth

  August 27, 2021

Outstanding execution of growth opportunities; quarterly net sales up 34% year-over-year, Initiates annual financial outlook for FY22, Announces new $100 million share repurchase authorization GREENVILLE, SC – ScanSource, Inc. (NASDAQ:…

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ScanSource names channel veteran John DeLozier to president of Intelisys

  August 10, 2021

Mark Morgan to lead ScanSource global business strategy ScanSource, Inc., a leading global provider of technology products and solutions, today announced the appointment of John DeLozier to president of Intelisys,…

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Home Telecom contributes $200,000 to South Carolina innovation

  August 5, 2021

Home Telecom, a Charleston-area leader and innovator in the telecommunications industry, has contributed $200,000 to South Carolina Research Authority (SCRA’s) Industry Partnership Fund (IPF). The IPF funds SCRA’s programs, including…

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ScanSource announces President for North America hardware business

  August 3, 2021

Tony Sorrentino to focus on next chapter of business growth ScanSource, Inc., a leading global provider of technology products and solutions, today announced the promotion of Tony Sorrentino to President,…

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Rural infrastructure broadband grants awarded

  July 13, 2021

The South Carolina Office of Regulatory Staff (ORS) has issued Notices to Proceed to 18 internet service providers in 22 counties for almost $30 million in projects to expand broadband…

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