Membership in SCTC Advisory Council Reinforces Desire to Partner with Industry Consultants
Atlanta – May 26, 2015 – Birch Communications (“Birch”) a leading nationwide provider of communications, network and cloud services to small, mid-sized, enterprise and wholesale businesses, announced today that it has joined the Society of Communications Technology Consultants (SCTC) Vendor Advisory Council (VAC), an international professional association devoted to information and communications technology consulting.
The SCTC’s VAC membership is the association’s exclusive company membership, open to organizations that manufacture, sell and maintain information systems and services. Applicants must pass a series of qualifications for consideration and are voted on by the SCTC Membership Committee. Members of the SCTC consist of select industry vendors, manufacturers and service providers that support the SCTC’s Code of Ethics and Values.
Birch has been a trusted provider of communications and technology services to the business community for nearly 20 years. Birch aligns with SCTC as a technology service provider that brings great value by virtue of their broad communications and technology product and service portfolio. These products and services include: Hosted unified PBX communications service, business-grade broadband service (Metro-Fiber and Ethernet over Copper technologies), as well as an MPLS product overlay, which securely connects corporate and branch offices nationally over its carrier-grade, privately-owned IP-Network that supports all mission-critical voice and data traffic.
Birch also offers several varieties of cloud products and services, including: TotalCloud® PBX, TotalCloud® Data Center and TotalCloud® File Storage. In total, all of these solutions give customers a single provider for all of their communications and technology needs.
Birch’s Vice President of Enterprise Sales, Paul Masters, commented, “I am both pleased and excited that Birch met the high standards of the SCTC Membership Committee. I look forward to supporting and contributing to the expertise that SCTC consultants provide to their clients when helping them make important technology decisions. Over the past 20 years, Birch has grown to become one of the largest national communications and technology service providers and joining SCTC is another example of our commitment to our industry and our customer’s needs.”
“The SCTC VAC has been a trusted resource for technology consultants since 1976. We’re thrilled to welcome Birch to our association and are confident that they will support and enhance our professional network of experienced consultants,” said Molly Zraik, Vendor Advisor Council Chair and Vice President of the SCTC.
About the SCTC Vendor Advisory Council (VAC)
Founded in 1976, The SCTC’s Vendor Advisory Council (VAC) consists of select industry vendors, manufacturers and service providers that support the SCTC’s Code of Ethics and values. The core value of the SCTC is to promote professional consulting to clients that is based on integrity, objectivity and independence from vendor ties and incentives. VAC members have opportunities to help educate SCTC members via educational webinars and during the annual SCTC conference. Additionally, VAC members build relationships with SCTC consultants and assist them in responding to client information queries and request for proposals, as well as in managing issues and escalations.
About Birch Communications
Birch Communications, Inc. is a leading technology service provider of IP-based communications, broadband, cloud and IT services to small, mid-sized, enterprise and wholesale businesses. Our services comprise voice, network, cloud and IT services in all 50 U.S. states, Washington DC, Canada and Puerto Rico. For more information, visit birch.com.
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