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PGi Named Rise Broadband's Sole Collaboration Solutions Provider

Relationship Brings PGi's Global Video, Web and Audio Conferencing Capabilities to Rise Broadband's Business Subscribers

Jul 10, 2017

ATLANTA, July 10, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Today PGi, the world's largest dedicated provider of collaboration solutions, announced their agreement to provide audio, video, web and streaming conferencing solutions to Rise Broadband, the nation's largest fixed wireless internet and digital phone service provider.

PGi & Rise Broadband
The agreement enables Rise Broadband's small business and enterprise subscribers to seamlessly collaborate across PGi's all-in-one web, video, audio conferencing and streaming solutions. Rise customers will now have access to a richer, more immersive conferencing experience through PGi's video capabilities and Dolby Voice® high-definition (HD) calling.

Why it Works: Providing Value Where it Matters
The relationship with PGi expands Rise Broadband's services, allowing new ways for its small business and enterprise subscribers to connect and collaborate. PGi's solutions will help Rise continue to deliver on its mission of giving rural and suburban customers the access to connect with the people and information they value most.

Key Quotes
"When you pair Rise Broadband's  high-speed fixed wireless internet services with the HD audio and video quality of PGi's all-inclusive conferencing solution, small business and enterprise customers get an enhanced conferencing and group engagement experience," said Fred Barnes, Rise VP, Enterprise Sales.

"We're thrilled to offer our collaboration solutions to Rise Broadband's small business and enterprise internet users. PGi and Rise Broadband understand the importance of mission critical business applications as we are both committed to providing the highest possible quality and customer experience." Kevin Moran, Senior Vice President, Service Providers, PGi.

What Else do You Need to Know?
Learn more about PGi's full suite of conferencing and collaboration tools at PGi.com. Visit RiseBroadband.com to learn more about Rise Broadband's Fixed Wireless capabilities.

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About Premiere Global Services, Inc. PGi
PGi is the world's largest dedicated provider of collaboration software and services. For more than 25 years, our broad portfolio of products has served the end-to-end collaboration needs of enterprises. Accessible anywhere, anytime and on any device, PGi's award-winning collaboration solutions drive productivity and teamwork for approximately 50,000 customers around the world. To learn more, visit us at pgi.com.

About Rise Broadband
Rise Broadband is the largest fixed wireless internet service provider in the US; offering affordable high-speed broadband (internet and phone) services in 16 states. Established in 2005 as JAB Wireless, Inc., Rise serves nearly 200,000 residential and business accounts in rural and suburban areas throughout the Midwest, Rocky Mountain and Southwest regions. The company also offers DISH and DIRECTV service. Rise is headquartered in Englewood (metro Denver), Colorado and more information can be found at www.RiseBroadband.com.

Media Contacts:
Kayla Reed
PGi, Senior Manager, Public Relations & Social Media
E kayla.reed@pgi.com | P +1 404.234.9487

Richard Abels for Rise Broadband
Abels Communication Company
E rabels@AbelsComm.com | P +1 303.779.6292

 

SOURCE PGi


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