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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

 

Granite Named a Top Charitable Company in Massachusetts

Communications Provider to be Recognized by the Boston Business Journal at the Annual Corporate Citizenship Awards

 

QUINCY, Mass. – July 26, 2022 – Granite Telecommunications, a $1.75 billion provider of communications services to multilocation businesses and government agencies, announced today that it was named by the Boston Business Journal (BBJ) as one of the most charitable contributors in Massachusetts for the 14th straight year.

 

"We believe giving back is integral to being a good corporate citizen, so we're honored that Granite has been recognized by the Boston Business Journal as a top charitable company again this year," said Granite CEO Rob Hale. "We are grateful for our growth as an organization and happy to share that good fortune with our community, especially during the past two years of extraordinary need due to the health and economic impacts of the pandemic."

 

In the previous three years, Granite has ranked among the top three charitable contributors in Massachusetts and earned the No. 1 ranking in 2019. This year's ranking will be revealed at the BBJ's 17th Annual Corporate Citizenship Awards event on Sept. 8, 2022.

 

In 2021, Granite contributed more than $38.9 million to charitable organizations in Massachusetts. This contribution includes $7.5 million to fund cancer research from the company's 8th annual Saving by Shaving event, where local leaders, celebrities, Granite executives, and teammates shaved their heads to raise money and awareness.

 

About Granite

Granite delivers advanced communications solutions to businesses and government agencies throughout the United States and Canada. The $1.75 billion company serves more than two-thirds of Fortune 100 companies and has 1.75 million voice and data lines under management, supporting more than 650,000 locations. Founded in 2002, Granite has grown to be one of the largest independent telecommunications providers in the U.S. by simplifying sourcing and management of voice, data and cellular service with a single point of contact and consolidated invoicing for all locations nationwide. Today, Granite supports customers with a wide range of advanced business communications services, including access, UCaaS, mobile voice and data, and MSP solutions for SD-WAN, monitoring and network management. Granite employs more than 2,250 people at its headquarters in Quincy, Mass., and 11 regional offices nationwide. For more information, visit granitenet.com. 

 

Media Contact:
Lauren Grenier Cheney
Marketing Director

Granite
781.884.5290
lgrenier@granitenet.com

 

 

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