Excalibur Integrated Systems, Inc., Named Motorola Technology Award Recipient

Thursday, December 20, 2012

Excalibur Integrated Systems, Inc., listed among Inc. 5000’s fastest growing privately-held companies from 2007-2011, has received Motorola Solutions’ Empower Circle Award at an international summit in Lisbon, Portugal.

The award recognizes the Chattanooga-based company as Motorola’s top wireless partner of the year in the Americas.

“It’s a true honor, as a Chattanooga technology company, to be recognized on the world stage by a leading global manufacturer like Motorola,” said Rodger Jenkins, CEO of Excalibur.

“Our team of trained engineers and technicians are constantly working to provide the very best services in wireless, data collection and network solutions offered, and this recognition is proof of our success. Excalibur, along with the city of Chattanooga (‘Gig City’), is setting trends that are being copied around the nation in the implementation of wireless networking technology."

Mr. Jenkins accepted the award on Excalibur’s behalf at Motorola Solutions’ corporate technology summit, held at Lisbon’s Penha Longa Resort earlier this year. The Empower Circle Award recognizes leadership and top performance in the wireless communications industry around the world, in the arenas of sales, service and implementation.

To learn more about Excalibur’s wireless communications solutions and technology initiatives, call 800 899-8451.


Connect Marketing Hosts Free Lunch Seminar With Eric Buchanan

Connect Marketing will be hosting Eric Buchanan as he leads a free lunch seminar for local insurance agents at the DoubleTree Hotel Downtown on Thursday Aug. 7 at 11:30 a.m. The theme will be ‘Helping Insurance Agents Be a Hero to Their Clients’.  Mr. Buchanan is a local attorney who routinely speaks to insurance groups, HR professionals, and attorney associations around ... (click for more)

Derryberry Public Relations Opens Nashville Office

Derryberry Public Relations, a full service public and government relations firm headquartered in Chattanooga, has expanded and opened a Nashville office. The firm provides services including, but not limited to media relations, crisis communications, strategic planning, branding, marketing, special events and promotions. Heading up the Nashville office is Derryberry PR ... (click for more)

House Approves Expansion Of Chattanooga Veterans Affairs Clinic

The House of Representatives passed legislation Wednesday to authorize funding for a new lease and expanded Veterans Affairs clinic in Chattanooga. This veterans’ package has been approved by the House and Senate Conference Committee.  Rep. Chuck Fleischmann said, “I am proud to announce the legislation passed this afternoon will fund a new lease for a multi-specialty ... (click for more)

KFC Manager Arrested After Staging Fake Robbery

Police were called Sunday night after a manager of the KFC on 3rd Street staged a fake robbery in order to take money. Fellen Hayes, 24, was arrested after police say she conspired with a man named "Ira" to make her theft look like a robbery. These events occurred shortly after noon.  She initially called police saying that a tall black male had approached her and taken ... (click for more)

Curtis Adams: Beck, Mackey Should Be Considered For County Commission Leadership

Just think about this;  a person highly qualified applying for a job.  As he is just about finished filling out his papers for his interview, he sees at the bottom there is a place for him to check Democrat or Republican.  He would think, “if I mark the wrong one I may not get the job.” Being a real leader requires honesty, integrity, and, most importantly, fairness. ... (click for more)

Roy Exum: Mark’s 50th Anniversary Toast

In the new book that celebrates the first 50 years of baseball’s Southern League, its splendid author Mark McCarter recalls that very early in his career as a sports writer, he was riding with his boss somewhere and mentioned that if the legendary Allan Morris ever needed help covering the Chattanooga Lookouts that he’d love to help. Today, as he looks back, he ruefully adds, “I ... (click for more)