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2017

DULLES, VA, January 30, 2017.  Concert Technologies today announced that President and CEO, Dennis W. Mazaris, was presented with the 2017 Harry J. Pfister award, during the BICSI Winter Conference & Exhibition.  Awarded by the University of South Florida’s College of Engineering, the award recognizes outstanding contributions to the field of telecommunications/information and communications technology. More.

DULLES, VA, January 23, 2017.   Concert Technologies announced the results of its 2016 Customer Survey.  The survey provided an opportunity for Customers to rate their overall satisfaction with Concert rollout management performance. More.

2016

DULLES, VA, December 5, 2016.  Concert Technologies announced the results of its 2016 Partner Survey.  The survey provides an opportunity for Field Services subcontractor partners, to rate Concert rollout management performance, in comparison to other technology rollout companies. Ratings were solicited for several aspects of the Concert rollout management model.  More.

DULLES, VA, September 10, 2016. Concert Technologies today announced that it set a new benchmark standard for “Right First-Time” (RFT) installation accuracy of 99.650%.  The statistic is based upon analysis of 10,297 installations performed by Concert during the period May 1st to August 31st, 2016.  More.

DULLES, VA, July 25, 2016.   Concert Technologies today announced that it was recently selected as a winner in the Supplier Excellence Award (SEA) category of the United States Postal Service (USPS) Supplier Performance Awards Program (SPAP).  Concert is one of only three winners selected for this award from the USPS network of over 25,000 suppliers.  More.

February 1, 2016.  Concert Technologies today released a BICSI pride video highlighting its RTPMs (Registered Telecommunications Project Manager) and their pride for the leading Information and Communications Technology (ICT) industry association, BICSI. The release of this BICSI pride video coincides with the 2016 BICSI Winter Conference & Exhibition held January 31-February 4, 2016 at the Rosen Shingle Creek Resort & Convention Center in Orlando, FL.  More

2015

November 20, 2015.  Concert Technologies celebrates its 20 year anniversary as the industry’s leading global technology rollout company. Two decades of experience deploying infrastructure technology across multiple sites for government, commercial and international organizations has lead Concert Technologies to complete 300,000 rollouts. The company has released a YouTube video announcing these milestones.  More.

November 17, 2015.  Concert Technologies launched its eBonding API for telecommunications carriers and enterprise business customers. Concert Technologies’ eBonding APIs provide time and money-saving network integration, allowing customers complete system flexibility for their technology rollout and maintenance orders.  More.

August 4, 2015.  Concert Technologies today announced a new program to benefit Martinsburg’s entrepreneurs, offering commercial office space as part of a new bartering system of payment. Martinsburg small businesses and entrepreneurs can barter their services for office space in the Concert Technologies building at 205 East King Street, one block away from the center of town. The bartering arrangements for selected entrepreneurs would give them office space in a desirable location within Martinsburg that would otherwise be prohibited by cost.  More.

May 27, 2015.  Concert Technologies has been awarded the status of BICSI Authorized Design Training Provider by BICSI, the professional association supporting the information and communications technology (ICT) industry. More.

March 17, 2015.  The 2015 Channel Partners Conference & Expo yesterday held an award ceremony in which Concert Technologies, the leader in nationwide technology rollouts, was awarded the Channel Partners 360° Business Value Award.

February 3, 2015.  Concert Technologies, the leader in technology rollouts and a prime contractor on the GSA Connections II contract, will exhibit at the AFCEA Army IT Day held February 4 at the Sheraton Tysons Hotel in Vienna, VA. Concert Technologies will take part in the small business networking session to discuss federal government technology infrastructure capabilities as well as US Army technology requirements.

January 29, 2015. Concert Technologies today announced the opening of its Martinsburg, WV location from which 48 employees will work to support the company’s nationwide and international technology rollout operations.

January 21, 2015.  Concert Technologies today announced its sponsorship of the Institute of Real Estate Management (IREM) 2015 Industry Forecast Meeting and Vendor Blender where it will showcase its riserSAFE program. The IREM 2015 Industry Forecast Meeting will be held on January 29th at the Renaissance Arlington Capital View Hotel.

2014

Metro Ethernet Site Prep a Focus of Concert Technologies at MEF GEN14 Conference

November 17, 2014.  MEF GEN14 - Concert Technologies, Inc. the Carrier Ethernet site prep and readiness leader, announced that it will be participating in the MEF GEN14 event being held November 17-20 in Washington D.C.  More.

Concert Technologies CEO Exposes Trends in Riser Management at MABFM '14 Conference

November 11, 2014.  Concert Technologies today announced that its CEO, Dennis Mazaris, will hold a seminar on the trends in riser management at the Mid-Atlantic Buildings & Facilities Management (MABFM) 2014 conference.  More.

Metro Ethernet Site Readiness Program Launch Announced by Concert Technologies

October 29, 2014.  Concert Technologies today announced its metro Ethernet site readiness program to provide accelerated Ethernet site preparation services to meet all telecommunication carriers' readiness requirements across the U.S. This program supports business' site preparation as they make the move to high-bandwidth metro Ethernet services and eliminates the need for costly site revisits, inadequate site preparation, and delays in metro Ethernet deployment.  More.

Concert Technologies Reveals Key to Project Management Services in Article Published by BICSI

August 6, 2014.  In an article just released in ICT Today, project management services and project manager capabilities are exposed as critical factors to the success of a technology implementation project.  More.

Concert Technologies to Expose Hazards of Telco Closet Mismanagement at the BOMA Every Building Conference and Expo

June 18, 2014.  Concert Technologies has announced that it will exhibit at the Every Building Conference and Expo in Orlando, Florida, June 22-24th held by BOMA International. Concert Technologies, a company dedicated to technology rollouts on a global scale, is debuting their nationwide riser management program titled riserSAFE. This package of services is dedicated to protecting building risers, also known as telco closets, from major threats.  More.

Concert Technologies Launches Nationwide Riser Management Program at IFMA Facility Fusion Expo

April 14, 2014.  Concert Technologies will launch its riserSAFE program for nationwide riser management services at the IFMA Facility Fusion Expo April 15-17 at the Gaylord National Convention Center in National Harbor, MD. Property managers and building owners attending the expo can visit Concert Technologies at booth #118 to learn more about implementing a riser management program in a multi-story commercial or government building.  More.

2013

Concert Technologies Launches Data Center Support Services Program

July 23, 2013.  Concert Technologies today announced its data center support services program to provide cabling, management, support and maintenance services for data centers on a nationwide and international scale. This program supports data centers of any size with a single, trusted partner available 24/7 providing a variety of cabling and physical infrastructure services whether at single location or multiple locations spread across the globe.  More.

Concert Technologies CEO Featured for Positive Impact on Cabling Industry

March 22, 2013.  Dennis Mazaris, President and CEO of Concert Technologies, is featured in Cabling Installation & Maintenance Magazine's 20th anniversary issue of its publication in March. The feature describes Mazaris as the industry’s Renaissance man, citing his work as a cabling installer and designer, inventor of the PerfectPatch, creator of the annual Cabling Icon contest, and founder of a successful nationwide and international technology rollout company among other achievements.  More.

GSA Connections II Overview on YouTube Presented by Concert Technologies

February 19, 2013 – Concert Technologies, a prime contractor on the GSA Connections II (CNX2) contract, released its first video to provide federal government agencies an overview of this $5 billion, IDIQ, multi-award contract for telecommunications and technology infrastructure. This video can be viewed on YouTube at http://youtu.be/5uDRRoIet7c.  More.

Concert Technologies Enlists New Project Manager Credential from BICSI

January 22, 2013.  Concert Technologies, the leader in global technology rollouts and deployments, announced from the BICSI 2013 Winter Conference & Exhibition that 30 of the company’s project managers have earned the Registered Telecommunications Project Managers (RTPM) credential. The RTPM credential enhances project managers’ services and increases their skill-set for managing a work force of field technicians as well as equipment logistics for global infrastructure projects.  More.

2012

BICSI and Concert Technologies Enter Into Marketing Agreement for BICSI Cabling Skills Challenge and Cabling Icon Contests

September 17, 2012.  Concert Technologies, the leading global technology rollout company, has announced a marketing agreement with BICSI, the association supporting the information technology systems (ITS) industry with information, education and knowledge assessment. In conjunction with this agreement, Concert Technologies has developed Cabling Icon, the ITS industry’s first social media-based, interactive contest to find the world’s best ITS Installer/Technician.  More.

Concert Technologies to Showcase GSA Connections II Services at the GSA Training Conference & Expo

May 14, 2012.  Concert Technologies, the leader in technology rollouts and a prime contractor on the GSA Connections II contract, will exhibit at the GSA Training Conference & Expo May 15-17 at the Henry B. Gonzalez Convention Center in San Antonio, TX. Concert Technologies will showcase its telecommunications and networking services provided under the GSA Connections II contract to government agencies at booth #1027 in the IT Pavilion.  More.

Concert Technologies Sponsors SPARC Charity Golf Tournament

MAY 3, 2012.  Concert Technologies, the leader in nationwide technology rollouts and international technology deployments, today announced its sponsorship of the SPARC Charity Golf Tournament held May 7 at the Springfield Golf & Country Club. This charity event raises funds to support SPARC Solutions and their mission to provide dynamic, enduring learning opportunities for adults with life-long disabilities in a natural community setting.  More.

Channel Partners Seminar Presented by Concert Exposes Critical Business Strategies to Increase Value with Field Services

March 26, 2012.  Concert Technologies, the national technology rollout and global deployment leader, has been selected to present at the 2012 Spring Channel Partners Conference & Expo in Las Vegas. The session titled "Using the Force! Increasing Your Value With Field Services" will feature Dennis Mazaris, President and CEO of Concert Technologies, as a panelist. The presentation will be held Wednesday, March 28 from 10:15-11:15 am with no advance registration required for those attending the 2012 Spring Channel Partners Conference.  More.

2011

Concert Technologies Sets Industry Record in Completing 200,000 Global and Nationwide Installations

NOVEMBER 15, 2011.  Concert Technologies today announced the completion of 200,000 nationwide and international technology rollouts. This is an industry milestone and record for the 16-year leader in global and nationwide installations of technology infrastructure.  More.

BICSI and Concert Technologies Enter Marketing Agreement for 2012 BICSI Cabling Skills Challenge and 2012 Cabling Icon Contest

NOVEMBER 9, 2011.  Concert Technologies, the leading global technology rollout company, has announced a marketing agreement with BICSI, the association supporting the information technology systems (ITS) industry with information, education and knowledge assessment. In conjunction with this agreement, Concert Technologies has developed Cabling Icon, the ITS industry’s first social media-based, interactive contest to find the world’s best ITS Installer/Technician.  More.

Concert Technologies Awarded GSA Connections II Contract

NOVEMBER 7, 2011.  Concert Technologies, the leader in nationwide and international technology rollouts and deployments, today announced it has been awarded the Connections II contract by the General Services Administration (GSA) with a value of up to $5 billion over nine (9) years and three (3) months. Under the Connections II (CNX II) contract, Concert Technologies will supply telecommunications, network and communications solutions to meet U.S. government agencies' equipment, building and campus infrastructure needs.  More.

Concert Technologies Sponsors USO-Metro Casino Night for Fourth Year

OCTOBER 27, 2011.  Concert Technologies, the leader in nationwide technology rollouts and international technology deployments, today announced its sponsorship of the USO-Metro 8th annual Casino Night. This charity event raises funds to support area service members and their families as well as the USO-Metro’s Hospital Services Program at Walter Reed Army Medical Center and the National Naval Hospital.  More.

Concert Technologies CEO Selected Among Top CEOs in Greater Washington Region for Smart100 CEO List

SEPTEMBER 15, 2011.  Concert Technologies, the leader in nationwide multi-site technology rollouts and international technology deployments, announced the selection of its President and CEO, Dennis Mazaris, to be featured as part of the SmartCEO Magazine’s 2011 Smart100 list. Mazaris is profiled in the Smart100 Book and was recognized at an exclusive book launch event held by the publication at the Meridian House in Washington, DC.  More.

Concert Technologies Releases New Multi-Site Technology Rollout Resource on Newsletter Web Page

MARCH 23, 2011.   Concert Technologies, the leader in national and international technology rollouts, announced the publication of its newsletters on the company's newly designed online newsletter page. This will provide the technology companies, such as solution providers, integrators and carriers requiring deployment rollouts of their products and services with valuable information.  More.

Concert Technologies White Paper for Large Multi-Site Technology Deployments Provides Guidance to the CTO's Team

FEBRUARY 16, 2011.  Concert Technologies, the leader in nationwide technology rollouts and international technology deployments, today announced the release of its white paper titled Rollout Delivery Team Comparison for Large Multi-Site Technology Deployments. This white paper provides an overview of the various scenarios impacting the resources for a rollout delivery team utilized for large technology infrastructure rollouts at multiple locations, as it is found in the Information Technology Systems (ITS) industry, today.  More.