Award Winning

Mitel recognizes CTS as Top Retail Cloud Growth Partner

A global leader in real-time business, cloud and mobile communications, Mitel recognized its top performing channel partners during a special awards ceremony as part of the 2016 Mitel Elite Experience partner event in San Diego.

CTS was proud to be recognized as Mitel’s Top Retail Cloud Growth Partner 2015. The ceremony, attended by partners from across the U.S., Canada, Caribbean and Latin America, celebrated Mitel’s largest partners and their efforts in driving business across the Mitel solutions portfolio.

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“Regardless of how our customers want their business communications deployed – onsite, cloud or a hybrid of both – our incredible team makes it happen. Thanks Mitel for recognizing their expertise.”
– Jeff Nolte, President, CTS

CTS is Winner of Family Business Legacy Award for Small Businesses in Baltimore by SmartCEO

The Legacy Award honors one family business among SmartCEO’s Greater Baltimore honorees for its unmatched commitment to family, business, and community. In addition to CTS, 30 family businesses were recognized for their distinguished achievements. Combined, these thriving local companies employ over 2,700 people.

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“We’re very proud of the Legacy Award. Being recognized for our efforts in the local community means so much to our family and everyone at Chesapeake.”
– Jeff Nolte, President, CTS

“Family firms make up more than 80% of all businesses. Their impact on jobs and the economy is undeniable. Not only are they driving innovation, change and stewardship they are also representatives of the American Dream.”
– Jaime Nespor-Zawmon, President of SmartCEO

Chesapeake Wins Torch Award for Marketplace Excellence from BBB | Greater Maryland

Winners of this highly selective award demonstrate ethical standards of behavior and a steadfast reputation for making ongoing contributions to their industries and communities over time.

“Chesapeake Telephone Systems takes the time to listen to customers’ needs and follows through. It is hard to find a company that will sacrifice time and profits on behalf of customers and their community, but Chesapeake does. They look for the best technical solution for their customers, not the one with the best margin.”
– Angie Barnett, President & CEO, BBB | Greater Maryland

“We are deeply honored to have earned the Torch Award. BBB and its members have recognized the efforts of the CTS family. Our team works hard, day in and day out, to earn the respect, admiration and loyalty of our customers, and we’re so proud of this achievement.”
– Jeff Nolte, President, Chesapeake Telephone Systems

Chesapeake Selected as ‘Maryland Family Owned Small Business of the Year’

The U.S. Small Business Administration’s Baltimore District Office notified us of the award after we underwent a rigorous evaluation process. The award was presented to us at a dinner event celebrating the achievement of Maryland’s outstanding entrepreneurs and small business advocates.

“Maryland’s small business community is fortunate to benefit from your strong entrepreneurial leadership and your tireless advocacy efforts.”
– Stephen D. Umberger, SBA District Director, Baltimore, MD

“It is an honor to be recognized in this way by the SBA. It is a reflection of the sustained high performance of our entire Chesapeake family and their tireless commitment to serving our customers.”
– Jeff Nolte, President, Chesapeake Telephone Systems