BearCom expands Texas operations by acquiring two-way radio specialists, S&P Communications and A&B Communications

January 3, 2019: Dallas, TX —BearCom Group, Inc.  (“BearCom”), the nation’s largest and pre-eminent provider of wireless communications equipment and solutions for voice, video and data technologies, announced today that S&P Communications, Inc. (S&P), with locations in San Antonio and Round Rock, Texas; and A&B Communications, Inc. (A&B), located in Corpus Christi, Texas, have joined the BearCom family.

Both companies are Motorola Solutions Channel Partners and Kenwood Authorized dealers. In addition to selling, servicing and renting two-way radios, S&P and A&B offer digital airtime coverage using the NEXEDGE IP network from Kenwood. NEXEDGE creates wide area networks by registering mobile and portable two-way radios to the nearest radio tower to communicate seamlessly between towers throughout a region.

S&P and A&B serve a broad range of customers in multiple sectors, including: construction, industrial, manufacturing, warehousing, education, hospitality, healthcare, security, special events/sporting events, and more. In addition, both companies design customized communication systems for Public Safety agencies to ensure compliance with rigorous P25 standards and in-building Emergency Responder Radio Coverage (ERRC) code using bi-directional amplifiers and distributed antenna systems. Plus, S&P offers GPS management software to track and analyze fleet vehicles, which helps dispatchers coordinate routes from anywhere. 

“We are delighted that the highly experienced and knowledgeable professionals at S&P and A&B are joining the BearCom family,” said Mark Kroh, Chief Executive Officer of BearCom. “Teaming these outstanding resources with the BearCom locations already in-place, allows us to offer even greater resources, services and coverage throughout our home state. We are proud to welcome the talented associates from S&P and A&B and look forward continuing the service excellence our customers have come to expect from BearCom.”

Terms of the transactions were not announced.

Whether you’re seeking voice, video or data solutions to buy or rent, or need deployment, repair, or wide area network services, contact BearCom at 800.527.1670.

About S&P Communications
Since S&P Communications was founded almost 50 years ago, the company has operated under a strong commitment to serve and support client initiatives. The S&P team continues to maintain a reputation for excellence by providing high-quality products and innovative communication solutions, including designing and deploying customized communication systems in the private, public, and government markets. Integrity, Quality, Value, and Reliability are the core values upon which S&P Communications is built, and they continue to be the driving force behind our successful and sustainable growth. Visit: www.spcomm.com

About A&B Communications
A&B Communications focuses on using innovative solutions and on-going support to provide communication solutions for wireless users throughout West, Central and South Texas. From two-way radio sales and service to mobile installations and two-way radio rentals, our team ensures that you receive the right components for your unique needs. A&B also has experience in larger systems like bi-directional antenna systems for public safety, in-building communication repeaters, and complete system design and builds. From wide-area airtime dispatch to networked trunking systems supported by high quality subscriber equipment, our commitment is to provide coverage, security and flexibility in a system built for you. Visit: Visit: www.abcomm.net

About BearCom
BearCom provides a broad line of high-performance wireless voice, video and data communications products, rentals, services, and complete mobility solutions. Founded in 1981, BearCom is America’s largest solutions provider and a wireless system integrator of wireless communications equipment, serving customers from 65+ branch offices located throughout the U.S. and Canada. BearCom, headquartered in the Dallas, Texas area, employs more than 850 people. BearCom has been designated as a Motorola Solutions Platinum Channel Partner and Service Elite Specialist. Visit: www.bearcom.com

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