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Arvig acquires CD Communications

Arvig Enterprises announced Thursday the acquisition of CD Communications, Inc. The purchase was completed Dec. 31, 2013.

CD Communications specializes in new telephone system sales, installation, structured cabling, IP communications and network management, according to a press release. CD Communications is the only authorized Toshiba Communications dealer for the North Dakota and northwest Minnesota regions. The company is headquartered in Grand Forks, N.D.

David Arvig, vice president and chief operating officer of Arvig, said, “CD Communications is a well-run, progressive company that complements Arvig in many ways.  This acquisition aligns with our goal to continue to grow our communications and entertainment businesses and allows us to provide services to an expanded marketplace.”  

“With Arvig’s backing, CD Communications is poised to achieve significant growth, which will in turn mean expanded employment opportunities,” said Arvig.

Clarence Dawes, senior executive account representative and former owner of CD Communications, added, “Partnering with a larger firm will bring additional resources to our customers and opportunities for our employees.”

 The company will operate as wholly owned subsidiary of Arvig Enterprises and the existing staff will remain in place.

Dawes said, “We are looking forward to this next chapter in our company’s history as we grow our operations while maintaining our reputation for excellence.”

Arvig is a full-service telecommunications provider headquartered in Perham. In addition to providing internet, television and local telephone services, Arvig also provides managed IT services, construction, security and access control solutions and more.

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