HICKORY, N.C., June 21, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Fortran Corporation (OTC: FRTN), a leading communications system integrator and tower service provider, announced today that one of its subsidiaries, The New Telephone Company, Inc. (dba B & L Telephone, LLC) in Hickory, NC has received Double Diamond Status from NEC Corp.
"Continuing our long relationship with NEC allows us to provide our customers with the leading edge technology they deserve and count on every day," said Doug Rink, President and CEO. "We are proud to announce our Double Diamond status in NEC's Smart Partner Program and our achievement is testimony to our talented employees' commitment to our customers since 1983 and we welcome the opportunity to service the existing NEC equipment base in the Southeast."
NEC's Smart Partner Program status is for maintaining exceptional business standards and sales achievements. By participating in the program, associates have access to innovative communications solutions as well as exclusive benefits and discounts. Recognizing NEC dealers that achieve Double Diamond status lets customers know the associate is committed to maintaining exemplary product knowledge when designing, deploying and maintaining customer networks.
About Fortran Corporation
Fortran Corp. operates in the communications and cooling tower business segments throughout the US through its subsidiaries. For more information call 800-735-8600.
About NEC Corporation
NEC Corporation is a leader in the integration of IT and network technologies that benefit businesses and people around the world. By providing a combination of products and solutions that cross utilize the company's experience and global resources, NEC's advanced technologies meet the complex and ever-changing needs of its customers. NEC brings more than 100 years of expertise in technological innovation to empower people, businesses and society.
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