|TESSCO Secures National Contract to Provide Communications Equipment to Public Safety Organizations|
HUNT VALLEY, Md., Apr 19, 2012 (BUSINESS WIRE) --TESSCO Technologies Incorporated (NASDAQ:TESS), a leading provider of the product and value chain solutions required to build, use and maintain wireless systems, today announced that the Public Safety-GPO (PSGPO), a national group purchasing program in partnership with the International Association of Fire Chiefs, has awarded TESSCO a contract to provide Public Safety Communications Equipment to fire and rescue, law enforcement, medical service, and other Public Safety organizations.
The contract, which allows PSGPO member organizations to take advantage of volume discounts and pre-negotiated terms and conditions, has a term of one year with five, one-year extensions. Through the contract, TESSCO will simplify participants' procurement process, ensuring that Public Safety agencies are able to focus on their mission-critical work.
"TESSCO is proud to have this opportunity to streamline the acquisition of communications equipment to our first-responders," said Frank Marcellino, TESSCO's director of government sales. "The PSGPO contract allows us to expand our support of Public Safety communications networks nationwide."
TESSCO Technologies, (NASDAQ:TESS), is Your Total Source(R) for making wireless work. The convergence of wireless and the Internet is revolutionizing the way we live and work. New systems and applications are unlocking human potential at an unprecedented rate. TESSCO is there, thinking in new ways for exceptional outcomes. TESSCO architects and delivers, with innovation, productivity and speed, the product and value chain solutions to organizations responsible for building, operating, and maintaining wireless voice, data and video systems.
SOURCE: TESSCO Technologies