GDC Announces ICS Asset Acquisition – New ICS Telephony Division Formed
Hagerstown, Maryland – April 4, 2014
Global Data Consultants, LLC (GDC) announced it has completed acquisition of Williamsport, MD-based Interstate Communication Services (ICS), a leading provider of telephony and communications serving the Quad-state area of MD, PA, VA, and WV. The asset acquisition of ICS brings together two regional market leaders to create a new ICS telephony division of GDC.
Gregory Courtney, GDC’s President and CEO said, “The addition of ICS to the GDC family incorporates expanded industry-leading expertise into our product and service portfolio in the area of telecommunications. We are excited to be joining forces with a well-established and respected provider that shares our commitment to delivering the best service and most reliable technology while building long lasting relationships.”
The addition of ICS into the GDC portfolio will offer customers an expanded and integrated technology suite of services from a single provider; improving quality of service, ease of doing business, and consolidated pricing options. Brent Bailey, ICS’ Owner, and President commented, “The ICS team is very excited to be joining forces under GDC as the new ICS Telephony Division. I’m proud of what ICS has accomplished over the past 25 years in serving our customers. I look forward to extending ICS’ telecommunications service offerings into a larger market as part of the GDC family.”
Commenting on the benefit of the integration of the two companies, Mike Coons, GDC’s Vice President of Business Development said, “Our acquisition of ICS will present added value and opportunities for our combined customer base as well as new customers by offering a broader end-to-end technology solution from a single provider.”
About Interstate Communication Services (ICS)
Since 1989, ICS has been providing quality local telecommunication throughout Western Maryland, the Eastern Panhandle of West Virginia and areas of Pennsylvania and Virginia. From network cabling to traditional and VoIP business telephone systems, to video surveillance, call center solutions and voice messaging systems, ICS technicians are fully experienced with professional backgrounds in systems repair and installation using state of the art technology to provide quality results.
About Global Data Consultants, LLC (GDC)
GDC empowers businesses to increase employee productivity, maximize investments and improve operational efficiencies. With experienced and certified professionals, GDC delivers services in the areas of application development, data center, 24/7 multilingual service desk, desktop lifecycle management, project management, and business process consulting.