Charleston Metro Chamber Presents Home Telecom With The 2016 Pillar Award



Charleston, SC- On September 15th, 2016 at Charleston Metro Chamber’s annual Honors Night, Home Telecom’s President and COO William S. Helmly accepted The 2016 Pillar Award on the company’s behalf.
The Charleston Metro Chamber of Commerce’s prestigious Pillar Award recognizes an organization known for long-standing excellence. Home Telecom received this exceptional recognition after being one of three finalists nominated for the award. The two other companies nominated in this category included Charleston Southern University, and Robert Bosch, LLC.
Over 250 business and community leaders were in attendance at 2016 Honors Night, held at the Charleston Marriott Hotel.  This evening acknowledged and celebrated both community individuals and companies who provide exceptional progress to the Charleston region. 
The Pillar Award is one among six award categories for annual honors presented by the Charleston Metro Chamber. The remaining five include: The Trailblazer, The Beacon, The Milestone, And The One to Watch.
“Being nominated for an Honors Night award is a powerful testament to a business’s brand and impact on the region, as nominations are made by Chamber members. This year’s finalists join an impressive group of businesses, each making an impact on our region,” said Bryan Derreberry, President and CEO of the Charleston Metro Chamber. When presenting The 2016 Pillar Award to Home Telecom, Charleston Metro Chamber acknowledges the company for its presence as a pillar in the Charleston community since 1904, marking the path for advancement in the region.
“Home Telecom is honored to be recognized as an outstanding organization that is providing cutting edge service in the Charleston region. I was pleasantly surprised considering the high caliber of the other two nominees in our category,” said Helmly.  “I congratulate our employees for making this award possible. I have had the good fortune of working with an incredibly talented group of people.  Home Telecom has only been able to grow and prosper due to their hard work and dedication.” For more information about the Chamber’s Honors Night awards, visit .
Home Telecom, an independent telecommunications company based in Moncks Corner, South Carolina, offers high-speed Internet, voice, video, wireless Internet data access, data security solutions, and specialized bundles for residential, businesses and home offices. As an integrated communications provider utilizing multiple technologies, most notably fiber-to-the-premises, Home Telecom serves a large portion of the South Carolina Low country, including Berkeley, Charleston, and Dorchester Counties. To learn more, visit HOMESC.COM
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