KCI Technologies Hires Environics Communications As PR Agency

June 12, 2012

Washington, June 12, 2012 – KCI Technologies, a multi-disciplined design, consulting and construction company, has hired Environics Communications to assist with public relations in the telecommunications infrastructure market.

With more than 850 employees located throughout the eastern United States, KCI Technologies is the largest 100 percent employee-owned firm headquartered in Maryland specializing in a variety of engineering services, including landwire and wireless telecommunications. Contracting subsidiary KCI Convergent Technologies provides clients with cutting-edge, cost-effective copper and fiber infrastructure build-out services. Together, the organizations offer turnkey telecommunications solutions in the federal, state and municipal government sectors, as well was for institutions, utilities and private companies.

Environics will develop and implement a public relations campaign to expand awareness of KCI’s engineering and construction expertise in the telecommunications sector. The integrated communications program will include traditional and social media relations, including speaking engagements, to reach targeted clients and the general public.

“We selected Environics Communications because of the agency’s demonstrated expertise in raising regional and national brand awareness for commercial enterprises in the telecommunications sector,” said Nate Beil, president of KCI Technologies.

“As telecommunications networks expand to meet ever-growing demand, increasing visibility of KCI’s unique capabilities in fiber and wireless infrastructure will be critical for its continued growth,” said Environics U.S. General Manager Dave Groobert. “We’re pleased to be selected as their marketing communications partner, building awareness for the company in the government and private sectors.”