Columbus acquires Telecorp: Expands Columbus Business Solutions brand to Honduras Business Community
Posted November 9th, 2012
TEGUCIGALPA, HONDURAS – (November 9th, 2012) —Columbus International Inc. (“Columbus”) announced today that it has completed the acquisition of Telefonica Corporativa (Telecorp). The acquisition will position Columbus in Honduras as a complete provider of advanced IT and telecommunications integrated solutions, through its business services brand, Columbus Business Solutions (“CBS”).
Guillermo Bueso, CEO of Banco Atlantida Group, stated, “These are two reliable and competent providers of telecommunications and integrated IT solutions. The combination will allow Columbus to further expand its services in the Honduras business sector by leveraging the unique talent and assets of Telecorp.”
Paul Scott, president and coo of Columbus Networks said, “Telecorp’s dedicated staff of 54 telecom professionals has done an excellent job in delivering data, telephony and unified communications solutions to the Honduras business market and we look forward to building upon their success. There is no doubt that their network and product portfolio will enable our future growth and expansion”.
Scott added, “Honduras is an attractive market for growth, despite its current economic challenges. The most immediate change for Telecorp customers will be the ability to connect directly through Columbus Networks international subsea network, providing multiple backbone routes and instant scalability for end-to-end services from Honduras to any other destination in the world.”