SOURCE: York Telecom

April 29, 2008 16:30 ET

York Telecom Enhances Federal Capabilities With Apple Reseller Partnership

Partnership to Provide Greater Ingenuity and Integration for Federal Customers

EATONTOWN, NJ--(Marketwire - April 29, 2008) - York Telecom is pleased to announce that it has completed a Distribution Agreement with Apple Inc., an innovator of products and solutions for professional, consumer, and education customers that greatly enhance their evolving digital lifestyles. The agreement makes York Telecom an Authorized Apple Government Reseller, allowing the company to provide Apple products and services as part of its visual communications solutions and services.

"York Telecom and Apple provide a great mix of capabilities for the US Government," said Ron Gaboury, President and Chief Operating Officer for York Telecom. "York Telecom brings expertise in visual communications, such as video capture, storage and streaming, while Apple provides leadership in well integrated digital lifestyle products and solutions."

"We expect our partnership with Apple to give us greater flexibility in designing visual communications systems," explains Ken Scaturro, York Telecom's Senior Vice President of Global Sales and Business Development. "As government agencies continue their move toward digital video, both of our companies are uniquely suited to provide the solutions and services they need."

Through this partnership agreement, York Telecom and Apple expect to continue to maximize the market potential of visual communication systems and services for the US Government.

About Apple Inc.

Apple ignited the personal computer revolution in the 1970s with the Apple II and reinvented the personal computer in the 1980s with the Macintosh. Today, Apple continues to lead the industry in innovation with its award-winning computers, OS X operating system and iLife and professional applications. Apple is also spearheading the digital media revolution with its iPod portable music and video players and iTunes online store, and has entered the mobile phone market this year with its revolutionary iPhone.

About York Telecom

With the completed acquisition and integration of the Univisions Crimson Group, York Telecom has transformed itself into a full service visual communications powerhouse. York Telecom is a leading provider of visual communication services and solutions for Government, Education, Medical and Global 5000 companies. Founded in 1985, the company is headquartered in Eatontown, New Jersey. The company offers total managed conferencing services, consulting, integration and operational services, professional video production and postproduction for visual communication solutions such as Videoconferencing, Streaming Media, Video on Demand, Custom Media Studio and Room Design and Multimedia Network Management. York Telecom has worldwide branch offices, a multi-lingual help desk and a worldwide integration, production and support force. For more information, visit York Telecom online at www.yorktel.com or email at info@yorktel.com.

Contact Information

  • Media Contact:
    Tess Flohr
    tflohr@Yorktel.com
    Office: 240-898-2400 x2257
    Cell: 410-627-3732

    81 Corbett Way
    Eatontown, NJ 07724
    (732) 413-6000 Tel
    (732) 413-6060 Fax
    www.yorktel.com