First Communications

First Communications offers telecommunications and Internet services for businesses. Read more

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First Communications

First Communications offers telecommunications and Internet services for businesses. Read more

Margi Shaw's photo - President of First Communications

President

Margi Shaw

CEO Approval Rating

70/100

Founded:

06/1998

Status:

PrivateIndependent Company

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Level 3 is one of First Communications's top rivals. Level 3's headquarters is in Broomfield, Colorado, and was founded in 1985. Level 3 operates in the Telecommunications Equipment industry. Level 3 generates NaN% of First Communications's revenue.

MegaPath has been one of First Communications's top competitors. MegaPath was founded in 1996 in Pleasanton, California. MegaPath is in the Telecommunication Services industry. MegaPath generates $51.7M more revenue than First Communications.

EarthLink is one of First Communications's top competitors. EarthLink was founded in Atlanta, Georgia} in 1994. EarthLink operates in the Telecommunication Services industry. Compared to First Communications, EarthLink generates $916.1M more revenue.

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First Communications Acquisitions

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First Communications Funding History

Since First Communications was founded in 06/1998, it has participated in 1 round of funding. In total First Communications has raised $2.0M. First Communications' funding round was on Apr 2020 for a total of $2.0M

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Debt - PPP (CARES Act)
Apr 2020
$2M - $5M

U.S. Small Business Administration.

Since First Communications was founded in 06/1998, it has participated in 1 round of funding. In total First Communications has raised $2.0M. First Communications' funding round was on Apr 2020 for a total of $2.0M

First Communications Investments

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First Communications News

July 4, 2017Entrepreneur

To Grow Your Business, Really Understand Customer Requirements

Margi Shaw, president of First Communications, says meeting customer needs is not debatable.... See more »
July 25, 2016Wireless Magazine

First Communications uses CBNL small cell for fixed wireless solution in Ohio

CBNL's licensed point-to-multipoint small cell will reduce dependence on leased fibre by providing a ... See more »
February 13, 2015TELECOMPAPER

First Communications, Fortinet launch new security service

(Telecompaper) US data networking and managed services provider, First Communications has partnered w... See more »

First Communications Press Releases

February 13, 2015PR NEWSWIRE

First Communications & IT Security Leader Fortinet Partner to Launch Advanced Managed Network Security Solution

LOMBARD, Ill., Feb. 13, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- First Communications, a leading provider of data network... See more »
January 21, 2015PRLOG

First Communications Akron Announces "Community First" Initiative

Employees pitched in this past holiday season to help local Akron area charities... See more »
June 23, 2014PRLOG

First Communications Opens Columbus Office and Welcomes New Channel Manager

First Communications has announced the opening of a new channel sales office in Columbus, Ohio. They ... See more »
June 4, 2014PRLOG

First Communications Launches Enhanced Customer Portal

First Communications today announced the launch of their new customer portal, which gives First Commu... See more »
May 28, 2014PRLOG

Firstcomm University Announces Disaster Recovery Planning Seminars for IT Professionals

First Communications announces a new series of free educational events and webinars designed to give ... See more »
May 22, 2014PRLOG

First Communications Presents at 2014 Crain’s Cleveland CIO of the Year Award

CLEVELAND, OH -- May 21, 2014 – Margi Shaw, President of First Communications, presented the 2014 CIO... See more »
May 21, 2014PRLOG

First Communications Receives Founder’s Circle Award at X4 Partner Evolution Show

Lombard, IL, May 20, 2014  --First Communications had their share in the limelight at the X4 Solution... See more »

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First Communications Headquarters

3340 W Market St

Fairlawn, Ohio44333

800-860-1261

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First Communications Summary

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Overview

First Communications offers telecommunications and Internet services for businesses. First Communications was founded in 06/1998. First Communications' headquarters is located in Fairlawn, Ohio, USA 44333. It has raised 2.0M in 1 round. The latest rou...

CEO

First Communications's President, Margi Shaw, currently has an approval rating of 70%. First Communications's primary competitors are Level 3, MegaPath & EarthLink.

Website

firstcomm.com

Frequently Asked Questions about First Communications

  1. When was First Communications founded?

    First Communications was founded in 06/1998
  2. Who is First Communications's CEO?

    First Communications's CEO is Margi Shaw
  3. How much revenue does First Communications generate?

    First Communications generates $43.3M in revenue
  4. How much funding does First Communications have?

    First Communications has historically raised $2M in funding
  1. Where is First Communications's headquarters?

    First Communications's headquarters is in Fairlawn Ohio, USA
  2. How many employees does First Communications have?

    First Communications has 119 employees
  3. Who are First Communications's competitors?

    First Communications's top competitors are Level 3, MegaPath, EarthLink