Callis Communications, a leading provider of cloud communications services for business markets across the Southeast, has been awarded by the University of Alabama as one of the top elite entrepreneurial companies in Alabama. Acknowledged for the company’s entrepreneurial achievements and continued, accelerated growth, the honor marks additional recognition of Callis’s surmounting accomplishments and innovative efforts. “It is truly an honor to be awarded and recognized by the University of Alabama for our entrepreneurial efforts,” said Dean Parker, President and CEO of Callis Communications. “To be acknowledged by an institution that, itself, has been exceedingly influential and successful is quite humbling. The sustained growth of Callis and its prosperous endeavors could not have been achieved without our team’s persistent determination, hard work, and passion to succeed.”
Callis was one of the exclusive and elite entrepreneurial companies to be honored at the awards ceremony for being named to the Inc. 500|5000 list. The award recognition was presented at the Alabama Entrepreneurship Awards Celebration on Thursday evening in the Bryant Conference Center in Tuscaloosa, AL. The reception and awards banquet concluded UA’s Entrepreneurship Week and four day culmination of events, including entrepreneurship educational seminars, student concept pitch competitions, and entrepreneurship speakers.
In addition to this achievement, Callis has also received numerous other local, industry, and national recognitions. For its fourth consecutive year, Callis Communications has been awarded as one of the fastest growing unified/cloud communications companies on the Inc. 5000 list. Additionally, the Mobile Area Chamber of Commerce recently awarded Callis as the 2011 Small Business of the Year for the company’s outstanding efforts and contributions. Furthermore, Callis was the first communications company to build and use a next generation IP network for all communications. The company has also been a multiple winner of several local awards for growth and highlighted monthly spotlights in the Chamber of Commerce and Technology Alabama. Callis is also a founding member of the Cloud Communications Alliance.
Callis Communications is a leading provider of cloud communications services for key business markets across the Southeast. Callis offers cloud-based telephony, hosted PBX, data, security, email and collaboration services, all backed by a highly reliable and redundant network. With its unified communications services, Callis provides customers with one vendor to fulfill all of their communications and customer support needs. Callis provides an innovative 5-1-1-customer concierge service for 24×7 customer support while also offering services with no capital expenditure. Callis is proudly serving over 500 customers throughout the Gulf Coast region, providing them the best-in-class cloud communications solutions.
For its fourth consecutive year, Callis Communications has been awarded as one of the fastest growing unified/cloud communications companies on the Inc. 500|5000 list. Additionally, the Mobile Area Chamber of Commerce awarded Callis as the 2011 Small Business of the Year. Callis was the first communications company to build and use a next generation IP network for all communications and is also a founding member of the Cloud Communications Alliance.
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