BCTI Partners with Summit Leadership Foundation

Johnson City, TN, January 10, 2009 --(PR.com)-- BCTI is proud to announce its new partnership with the Summit Leadership Foundation. As an Information Technology company that provides Cisco solutions including Unified Communications Solutions (IP Telephony) and wireless networks, BCTI was able to donate a new Cisco telephone system and the network infrastructure including a firewall and VPN appliance; as well as providing Internet service to the Summit Leadership Foundation.

The Summit Leadership Foundation recently opened its doors to its new facility at 3104 Hanover Road to expand its ability to help area churches and non-profits “connect to the right people and the right resources,” said Founder and Director Dave McAuley. The Summit Leadership Foundation strives to help collaborate and coordinate the efforts of the leaders of ministries, agencies and projects to most effectively and efficiently serve the region. “I have known Dave McAuley for many years, and am confident that his vision and abilities will continue to have a positive impact on our community. BCTI is proud to be able to both assist and partner with the Summit Leadership Foundation,” said Chase Boles, BCTI President and CEO.

Summit serves over 40 non-profit organizations including Interfaith Hospitality Network, Second Harvest, Coalition for Kids, Boys to Men, Fellowship of Christian Athletes, and many more. “Providing support through Summit Leadership Foundation allows us to effectively provide support to many charitable organizations throughout the region. We know that Summit will use donations and volunteer efforts wisely to help the community where help is needed most,” said Boles. Both Summit and BCTI hope to strengthen its partnership over the coming year. “We are working on a variety of avenues in which we can work together. We hope to offer some special training opportunities for Summit members, and will look for opportunities to further support Summit Leadership Foundation,” said Boles.

About Summit Leadership Foundation
If you are interested in learning more about Summit Leadership Foundation, visit their website at www.summitlife.org or call 423-283-7557. Summit is a 501c3 non-profit public charity.

About BCTI
Providing professional services since 1983, BCTI is the region’s premier provider of IT business solutions, including unified communications, development, training, and networking. This level of expertise has been achieved by a continued devotion to staff education and by forming strong partnerships with technology leaders such as Microsoft, HP, Cisco, IronPort, Websense, and VMware. BCTI is a Microsoft Gold Learning Solutions Partner and is Tennessee’s leading Cisco solutions and equipment provider. For more about BCTI, visit www.bcti.com or call 800-455-0543.

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Allison Stewart