Good News & Milestones

CTS is very active in community affairs and sponsors many local charities, foundations, and events. We also support the efforts and accomplishments of our employees.

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July 2021

After 22 years with CTS, Ned Shaffer is retiring. Ned, thank you for hard work and dedication over the years! We’ll miss you. Enjoy your new adventures and your well-deserved retirement!

October 2020

Many thanks to Greg Harrison, celebrating 20 years at CTS. Greg, we appreciate your outstanding dedication to our company and our customers!

June 2020

A truly “essential” part of the CTS family, our Director of Operations Scott Philbrick celebrates 35 years of outstanding leadership at CTS. Scott, Thank you for everything!

November 2019

Congratulations to Dave Bull, celebrating 15 years at CTS! Dave, thank you for your dedication to growing our business and always going the extra mile to support our valued customers!

November 2019

The Baltimore Ravens are having a great season and our very own Dave Woodard – with son Colin – were lucky enough to be selected for the on-field Gauntlet Experience before the Ravens beat the Patriots. Dave, thanks for all you do, and Go Ravens!

October 2019

Earlier this year, Mitel announced a contest to reward their partners for Q3 performance with an exclusive trip to the World Series. We are excited to announce that our entire team stepped up to the plate and hit a home run! CTS Designated Hitters, Nat’s fans John Hannon and his son Chase represented us in Texas for Game One’s big win!

August 2019

Congratulations to Glenn Scobee, celebrating 25 years at CTS! We’re thankful for your dedicated service and many contributions over the years!

July 2019

CTS was recognized as the #1 Mitel UcaaS partner for the 1st half of the year! Wendy and Jeff Nolte traveled to London with Mitel Execs for the historic MLB London Series 2019.

July 2019

Members of the CTS team had the honor of meeting O’s legend Al Bumbry during Mitel’s ‘Digital Transformation’ Road Show. Mitel technology is connecting MLB stadiums across the country.

June 2019

CTS and Mitel teamed up to deploy MiCloud service at the Anne Arundel Medical Center’s new pavilion in Easton, MD. Designed to exceed the hospital’s requirement for resilient communications, a remote survivable gateway, MPLS connectivity to the data center, and local analog backup service ensure the phones will always ring.

May 2019

CTS is honored to have achieved the annual renewal of our A+ Rating from BBB of Greater Maryland. We’re delighted the marketplace continues to recognize our amazing team’s efforts with this accreditation.

April 2019

Congratulations to our team on achieving the highest level in Mitel’s Global Partner program – Platinum. Looking forward to more success in the year ahead!

April 2019

Peggy Colvin celebrates 25 years of service! Peggy, we’re so privileged to have you on our winning team!

April 2019

We’re celebrating Ned Shaffer’s 20 years with CTS. Ned, you’ve been a valued contributor to growing our business. Many thanks!

April 2019

My CTS Team and I attended the ribbon cutting for the new Arc of the Chesapeake Campus. We are so happy we could help this wonderful organization.

October 2018

Congratulations to Joe Hutchinson as we celebrate his 20 year Anniversary with CTS. We couldn’t have done it without you Joe… Thank you!

October 2018

Many thanks to Barry Brill, celebrating 15 years with CTS. Barry, from your community outreach to your success in bringing in new business, you’ve been a huge part of our success!

September 2018

Celebrating 25 years working with Rob Wisniewski… Thanks for your dedicated service and everything you do Rob!

August 2018

CTS teamed up with Anne Arundel County Public Schools to assemble backpacks and school supplies to help local kids get off to a great start as they head Back to School!

July 2018

Mitel recognized our Q2 All-Star MiCloud Performance with a trip to the Major League All-Star Baseball game! Scott and Gina Philbrick joined Mitel’s EVP Todd Abbott and Director of Sales Mike Conlon at National Park to celebrate. We’re so proud of the entire CTS team whose combined skills, knowledge and experience made this win possible!

March 2018

Congratulations to Lisa Whiston, who celebrates 15 years with CTS. Thank you for everything Lisa!

March 2018

We’re celebrating Lori Flowers’ 10 years with CTS. Lori, we’re lucky to have you on the team!

November 2017

On November 1st, CTS hosted the inaugural meeting of Central Maryland Chamber of Commerce’s Business Connections Network – a premier networking group focused on connecting business professionals, sharing leads and building strategic relationships. A regional chamber, the Central Maryland Chamber is focused on Western Anne Arundel County and Eastern Howard County, although members come from the entire Baltimore/Washington Corridor. Learn more at centralmarylandchamber.org

June 2017

Mitel awarded its Americas Partners for Standout Performance in San Antonio, TX at their Elite Experience event. Jeff Nolte and David Brown were there to accept for CTS when we were recognized as Mitel’s Mid Atlantic Top Retail Cloud Partner. We’re proud of our entire teams’ exceptional efforts as they continue to support our clients toward the best business communications and collaboration solutions in our region.

October 2016

A great crab feast with the team and a well-deserved celebration of Kevin Ellsworth’s 15-year anniversary at CTS. Kevin, thank you for your dedication to us and our customers!

September 2016

John Hannon, after 15 great years at CTS, thank you for your outstanding dedication to building the business and serving your customers!

August 2016

Congratulations to Judy Wilkinson, as we celebrate your 10 year anniversary! Thanks for the difference you make every day and your many contributions!

June 2016

Mitel hosted a luncheon for our team to recognize CTS as Mitel’s Top Retail Cloud Growth Partner for 2015. Well done everyone!

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May 2016

SmartCEO Magazine has named CTS winner of the 2016 Family Business Legacy Award for Small Businesses in Greater Baltimore.

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Check out this 1:38 minute video celebrating Baltimore’s family-owned businesses

April 2016

Supporting a favorite cause, Wendy and Jeff Nolte attended the Anne Arundel Medical Center Gala. This year’s event supports AAMC’s growing cardiovascular programs and is the 50th anniversary of AAMC’s Foundation galas!

February 2016

Congratulations to Sean McMachan who is celebrating 25 Years with CTS. Sean, you make a huge difference every day… Thank you!

December 2015

Season’s Greetings! This year we celebrated the Holidays together at LeveL – a great restaurant in Annapolis, MD. We’re blessed to have a great team… Thank you everyone!

December 2015

Many thanks to Greg Harrison, celebrating 15 years at CTS. Greg, we appreciate your outstanding dedication to our company and our customers!

October 2015

Congratulations Dave! We’re celebrating Dave Woodard’s 20 year anniversary with CTS. Dave, thanks for your outstanding support on the Eastern Shore. We have a great reputation on the Shore because of your hard work!

September 2015

Enjoyed a great outing with theSeverna Park Chamber of Commerce. Thanks for leading the way to a stronger local business community!

September 2015

Sponsoring a favorite cause at the Special Operations Warrior Foundation golf tournament, which provides college scholarships and educational counseling to the surviving children of Special Operations personnel killed in the line of duty. Please donate with me!

September 2015

CTS celebrates 30 Years Ribbon Cutting with Local & State Dignitaries – Our three decade milestone couldn’t have happened without our great team and loyal customers. Thank you!

August 2015

We’re celebrating Jeff Nolte’s 50th Birthday. Happy Half-Century Jeff!

July 2015

Operations Manager Scott Philbrick celebrates 30 years of excellence at CTS. Great crab feast Scott!

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