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After the passing of Hurricanes Irma and Maria, CCT suffered massive damage to the network infrastructure. Nearly all of our telecommunication towers throughout the territory were damaged beyond repair and need to be rebuilt and replaced. However, through the perseverance of our hardworking engineers we have already managed to restore coverage to Road Town and the surrounding areas using salvaged equipment. In addition, replacement equipment has already been ordered. Our engineers are working tirelessly to restore additional sites and expand our service area.
CCT BVI today announced that they have signed an agreement to consolidate the ownership and management of CCT BVI and BVI Cable TV, subject to government approval. CCT BVI, voted Best Cellular Service Provider in the BVI, looks forward to combining forces with BVI Cable TV to bring the BVI community better telecommunications services including wireless, internet and television.
CCT, the BVI’s Premier 4G LTE Network, announced today that they have signed on as the Platinum Telecommunications Sponsor of the 63rd annual BVI Emancipation Festival to be held July 23 to August 12.
Speaking on the partnership between CCT and the Virgin Islands Festival and Fairs Committee, CEO Averad Penn said, “CCT prides ourselves on being the “Home Team”, and as such we are strong advocates of BVI culture. This sponsorship enables us to do our part to contribute to an integral part of BVI heritage.”
CCT is committed to providing best in class telecommunications technology to the British Virgin Islands community. We successfully launched the first 4G LTE network in Road Town and the surrounding areas in 2015.
Since then we have continually expanded our network coverage to now include more than 95% of the British Virgin Islands. We are currently in the process of expanding our network capacity to further improve our overall customer experience.
CCT BVI today announced new management and restructuring of its Marketing Department. Recaldo “Ricki” Richardson is named as the new Marketing Manager and Sheroma Hodge-Philip as Public Relations Supervisor.
For the month of February, schools around the Virgin Islands have been welcoming CCT and its highly energetic motivational tour. The CCT Live, Laugh, Love Unlimited Tour is part of the company’s commitment to Community and Education.
The tour features a diverse yet powerful group of CCT Brand Ambassadors: McKenzie “B’More” Baltimore, Art “Drastic” Philip, Bertrum “DJ Bertrum” Lettsome, Kristin Frazer of Trefle Designs, Educator - Kassandra Malone, Miss British Virgin Islands 2016 – Erika Creque, and OMG Band.
More Network Improvements as CCT Expands Data Capacity:Local Telecom anticipates strong momentum in customer growth
Through CCT’s continued commitment to bring customers faster and more reliable mobile communications. The local telecom today announced it is increasing bandwidth capacity of their entire network, to continue improving customer’s experience.
Bridging the gap between literacy and technology — Parents, caregivers, and children are encouraged to celebrate reading with CCT – earlier last month CCT partnered with the Rotaract Club of Tortola to host an Essay Competition which was won by Cedar School International. As a proud supporter of the BVI Reading Council, CCT continues its push this month on literacy awareness by visiting both public and private schools in the territory.
CEO of CCT, Mr. Averad Penn yesterday met with a group of Elmore Stoutt High School Seniors who are currently working on their Principles of Business Assignment.
After an informative discussion with Mr. Penn, the students were invited for a tour of both the retail store and business offices. Students had the opportunity to ask the CEO a host of questions; gaining insight into CCT’s business type, its intensive operation, and the products and services it sells. The students also gained insight into what it’s like to be a CEO of a telecommunications company.
A BVI of Readers Campaign continues as CCT Sponsored Essay Competition Builds Awareness for Literacy
During the month of September, the Rotaract Club of Tortola partnered with CCT to host an essay competition for children in Grades 5 and 6 to raise awareness on the importance of literacy within the territory.