TINLEY PARK, IL, May 23, 2017–Proven IT today announced the acquisition of ACI (Affordable Communications Incorporated). ACI has been “Connecting Chicagoland Businesses since 1984”. ACI provides low voltage cabling, fiber optic installation and Voice/Data project management. This acquisition reflects Proven’s increasing commitment to remain the marketplace leader in total workplace productivity. Jerry Weinberg, ACI’s Founder, Scott Weinberg, ACI’s President, and all ACI employees will join Proven beginning immediately and will lead Proven’s newly established Telecommunications Division.
ACI brings category expertise and industry leadership to Proven with its TDM digital and Voice Over IP switching equipment product line, including the ALLWORX, and NEC voice systems.
“We are ecstatic to welcome Jerry, Scott and the rest of the ACI staff as a vital part of Proven’s growing team,” said Brett Cosich, COO of Proven. “Scott’s energy and expertise is impressive and ACI’s customer satisfaction and retention matches the high levels that Proven has achieved. ACI’s technicians are professional and diligent, which has left an indelible mark on their clients.”
ACI is excited to join the Proven Team. Scott Weinberg commented, “The addition of our 33 year telecom family business into a fast growing technology based family business is the perfect fit for the SMB market. We have completed the specialist triangle of Print, IT, and now Telecom. Proven’s resources will allow us to provide even more selection and value to our customers while also offering a great culture and environment in which our employees can thrive.”
John Cosich, CEO of Proven, stated, “This partnership builds on Proven’s commitment to build a strong regional platform to serving our customers. Today’s announcement is a testament to what we have achieved and the value we have created by combining the expertise and family principles between ACI and Proven. Together our goal is to continue serving the surrounding communities for years to come.”
For more information on Proven IT and its solutions, please visit www.provenit.com
Brett Cosich, 708-614-1770
Chief Operating Officer