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

A&B Joins BearCom

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 361-884-3083, or visit them at

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Motorola Announces New MOTOTRBO Repeater

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