GTS Named a ‘Michigan 50 Companies to Watch’ for 2018

March 22, 2018 – Detroit, MI – Global Telecom Solutions (GTS), a Detroit-based telecommunications consulting firm, has been selected as one of the 2018 “Michigan 50 Companies to Watch,” an awards program presented by Michigan Celebrates Small Business.

Located in Detroit’s historic Corktown neighborhood, GTS provides its clients a single stop for telecom options. GTS is a broker and certified partner to nearly every major telecommunications provider nationwide. Since its founding in 2001, GTS has grown its client base to more than 2,500 nationwide with a retention rate of more than 93 percent.

“We are thrilled to be honored as one of the 2018 Michigan 50 Companies to Watch,”

said GTS Chief Executive Officer Mark Stackpoole. “We are especially grateful to our sales partners for helping us continue to grow, serve our customers as effectively as possible and give back to the community through so many worthwhile charitable organizations.”

Companies making it to the “Michigan 50 Companies to Watch” list are a remarkable group of second-stage companies. Defined as having 6 to 99 full-time-equivalent employees and generating $750,000 to $50 million in annual revenue or working capital from investors or grants, these companies form the backbone of Michigan’s economy. Representing all regions of the state and a diverse range of industries, companies like GTS are known for their exceptional entrepreneurial leadership, creation of innovation or use of innovation in creative ways, and their sustainable competitive advantage.

Winners were selected by Michigan-based judges from the banking, economic development, entrepreneurship development, and venture capital communities. They will be honored at an Awards Gala in Lansing, May 3.


About Global Telecom Solutions (GTS)

Founded in 2001, Global Telecom Solutions (GTS) is a telecommunications consulting firm which provides its clients a single stop for telecom options. GTS is a broker and certified partner to nearly every major telecommunications provider nationwide. Located in Detroit’s historic Corktown neighborhood, GTS prides itself on giving back and having a positive impact on the community.

Website: www.GTSdirect.com
Twitter: @MotownTelecom

About Michigan 50 Companies to Watch

Michigan 50 Companies to Watch is presented by Michigan Celebrates Small Business. The program received over 600 award nominations in 2018. Founding sponsors are the Michigan Economic Development Corporation, PNC Bank, AF Group, and Dynamic Edge, Inc.

The Michigan Small Business Development Center is the managing partner of Michigan Celebrates Small Business in 2018. Michigan Celebrates Small Business was founded by the Michigan Small Business Development Center, Michigan Economic Development Corporation, U.S. Small Business Administration - Michigan, Edward Lowe Foundation, Michigan Business Network, and the Small Business Association of Michigan.

Information about Michigan Celebrates Small Business can be found at http://www.michigancelebrates.biz/

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