Strategic Communications Receives $25,000 Grant Approval from Bluegrass State Skills Corporation

Growing Technology Company Looks to Enhance Employee Skills Using Grant-in-Aid (GIA) Program
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LOUISVILLE, Ky. - Aug. 11, 2014 - PRLog -- Louisville, KY:  Today, Strategic Communications (“Strategic”), a technology company specializing in multi-vendor IT solutions, services and IT infrastructure, announced receipt of a grant from Bluegrass State Skills Corporation (“BSSC”) in the amount of $25,000.  Strategic will use the funds towards Original Equipment Manufacturer (OEM) training for their sales and engineering staff along with professional development and job-based skills training programs for other departments such as Accounting/Finance, Human Resources and Operations.

Kathy Mills, President and CEO of Strategic, has made it a priority to invest in the development of Strategic’s team.  “We are thrilled to have received this grant for the 2014-2015 year”, says Mills. “We are thankful to the Kentucky Cabinet for Economic Development and the BSSC as they have done an excellent job building this program.  As an organization headquartered in the state of Kentucky, we are always looking to recruit home-grown talent and build the skills of our existing employees.  This grant gives us an opportunity to further invest in professional development/training for these individuals and will aid in the continued growth of our business.”

To gain a competitive edge in the commercial and federal marketplace, Strategic has achieved the following significant specializations:

- Cisco specializations in Advanced Routing and Switching, Advanced Collaboration Architecture, Advanced Data Center Architecture, Advanced Security and Cisco TelePresence Video Advanced

- Dell specializations in Federal, Network Security, Kitenga Analytics, Networking, Storage and Server

- IBM specializations in Power Systems, Midrange Storage, Enterprise Storage and Pureflex

- Polycom specializations in Federal, Voice over IP, RealPresence Platform, RealPresence Environment and RealPresence Solutions

About Strategic Communications:  Strategic Communications ( is a technology company based in Louisville, KY.  Founded in 1994, Strategic has provided an array of IT solutions for hundreds of Federal, State and Local government agencies as well as corporate businesses.  Strategic has won a multitude of awards for its rapid growth.  They have qualified for the Inc. 500/5000 list for four consecutive years including being listed #41 overall in the Inc. 500 in 2012 and being listed as the #1 fastest growing IT company in the state of Kentucky in 2012 and 2013.  Strategic also received honors as #10 on the Best Places to Work Kentucky list for 2014.

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