Aug. 29, 2013
/PRNewswire/ -- Fortran Corporation (OTC: FRTN), a leading communications system integrator announced today that two of its subsidiaries, Fortran Communications, Inc. in
and The New Telephone Company, Inc. (dba B & L Telephone, LLC) in
have received Diamond Status from NEC Corp.
"Our longstanding relationship with NEC allows us to provide our customers with the leading edge technology they deserve and count on every day," said
, President and CEO. "We are proud to announce our Diamond status in NEC's Accelerator Program and our achievement is testimony to our talented employees who were able to grow our business and commitment to our customers during a difficult economic situation of the last few years and we welcome the opportunity to service the existing NEC equipment base in North and
that some carriers are either de-emphasizing or no longer supporting."
The Accelerator Program is NEC's performance program for Associates based on several key metrics, including sales volume, technical certifications and percentage of NEC solutions being sold in their business. By participating in the program, associates have access to innovative communications solutions as well as exclusive benefits and discounts. Recognizing NEC dealers that achieve Diamond status lets customers know the associate is committed to maintaining exemplary product knowledge when designing, deploying and maintaining customer networks.
About Fortran Corp.
Fortran Corp., is a leading communications system integrator through its subsidiaries, B & L Telephone, LLC, CCI-Telecom, Inc., Fortran Communications, Inc., and The New Telephone Company, Inc. Fortran Corp. is dedicated to designing, sourcing, implementing and maintaining today's complex communications solutions for business and governments. Fortran services more than 4,000 clients in 2 states with 3 offices in the southeast. To learn more, please visit the Fortran Corp. website at
. Or call 800-735-8600.