SOURCE: Hargray

Dixon Schwabl

October 23, 2014 11:30 ET

Hargray Acquires Kennedy Cablevision

HILTON HEAD ISLAND, SC--(Marketwired - October 23, 2014) - South Carolina-based Hargray Communications announced today the acquisition of Reidsville, GA-based Kennedy Cablevision. Terms were not disclosed. The transaction will add additional residential and commercial customers to Hargray's expanding network in southeast Georgia and provide a significant upgrade to the infrastructure and services in Tattnall County and Long County.

"We are thrilled to bring our residential and commercial communications services to Reidsville," said Joel Braun, Hargray's Director of Sales. "The acquisition of Kennedy Cablevision will enable us to serve a new community with our full suite of advanced residential and commercial services, including Internet speeds up to 100 Mbps, more than 175 digital television channels, Multi-room HD/DVR, TV Everywhere, and telephone services with unlimited nationwide calling. In addition, this acquisition facilitates our construction of a self-healing ring connecting Savannah, Hinesville, and Statesboro which further enhances our quality of service for our new Hinesville and Statesboro enterprise fiber customers."

Added Braun, "Hargray is eager to work with Roger Kennedy and other commercial and government leaders to provide Reidsville's businesses and government institutions access to superior Internet services. Hargray offers a wide range of commercial high speed data, data center, managed services, and IP-based voice services which help businesses thrive in today's information-intensive economy."

Roger Kennedy, Chief Executive Officer and Owner of Kennedy Cablevision, added, "After serving Reidsville for over 40 years, I cherish this community and its residents. As we look ahead, I am convinced that Hargray's expertise, focus, and superior customer service will allow our community to thrive into the future. I will do all I can to ensure this acquisition is a success for Hargray and for Kennedy Cablevision customers."

Kennedy Cablevision customers seeking more information about the transition to Hargray are encouraged to visit hargray.com/kennedycable to view recent news and get answers to frequently asked questions, or customers may call 912.391.1010 for residential services or 912.391.1111 for commercial services to speak with one of Hargray's customer care specialists.

About Hargray 

Hargray is a provider of Internet, television, and communications services as well as data center & managed services for businesses. Hargray's service territory includes Beaufort, Jasper, and Hampton counties in South Carolina, and Chatham, Bulloch, and Liberty counties in Georgia. For more information, please visit www.hargray.com.

Contact Information

  • For more information, contact:
    Eddie Andrews
    Marketing Director
    Hargray Communications
    843-341-1515 (o)
    770-335-9661 (c)
    Eddie.Andrews@htc.hargray.com