Continued Focus on Bringing Innovation and Technology to Tuscarawas County Lauren International Announces Investment in Smart Way Communications, LLC
Local high-speed internet provider joins the Lauren International family of companies
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE (NEW PHILADELPHIA, OH — May 29, 2020) —Lauren International Ltd. (“Lauren International”) announced today its investment in Smart Way Communications, LLC (“Smart Way”), a high-speed wireless internet provider serving Tuscarawas County – particularly areas of rural Tuscarawas County. With a mission to provide “High-quality internet with a personal service touch,” Smart Way has a customer-centric approach to providing fast and reliable high-speed internet connections that local residents and businesses rely on every day.
“Customers immediately notice the excellent customer service,” said Kevin Gray, Lauren International CEO. “Smart Way makes their service simple and hassle-free, yet extremely robust and reliable.”
Smart Way currently serves the New Philadelphia, Uhrichsville, Dennison, Gnadenhutten, and Port Washington areas. Lauren International’s investment, completed January 1, 2020, allows Smart Way to expand its network to reach additional areas of the county that currently lack reliable high-speed wireless internet access. The investment will also enable Smart Way to improve infrastructure and upgrade its overall network, resulting in seamless internet service for current and future customers. In addition, Lauren International will help support Smart Way’s administrative services and personnel, allowing the company to focus on providing first-class service.
“Lauren International will help Smart Way implement systems that change how local residents and businesses think about their wireless internet,” continued Gray. “It is extremely beneficial to have the technology and personal service accessible right here in the county.”
Lauren International companies have long been known for their commitment to the community, collaborative spirit, continuous improvement focus, and product/service innovations. The diverse family of companies includes LMI Custom Mixing, Flite Test, Lauren AgriSystems, Retail Product Solutions and Lauren International Properties/Lauren International Real Estate.
“Smart Way fits well with our vision to deliver unparalled value to customers through innovation and new technologies,” said Gray. “Lauren International is focused on entrepreneurial companies where we can help leverage their existing potential. We’re excited to help Smart Way improve service and expand their reach through a better, simpler way to provide high-speed wireless internet.”
To learn more about Lauren International, visit: www.laureninternational.com
About Smart Way: Smart Way Communications, LLC is a high-speed wireless internet and data services company headquartered in Tuscarawas County. Smart Way provides wireless internet connection to residents and businesses in the county, including rural and underserved areas, and is expanding into new areas. Smart Way prioritizes improving infrastructure and upgrading its network in order to provide the fastest, most reliable service.
About Lauren International: Lauren International, Ltd. is a vertically integrated, global company with a strong sense of horizontal perspective among its highly diversified subsidiaries that include Lauren AgriSystems, LMI Custom Mixing, Retail Product Solutions, Smart Way Communications and Flite Test. All Lauren International companies are united by the same goal: “to bring vision and thought leadership to their respective industries using a combination of industry best practices, market excellence and technical expertise.” To learn more about Lauren International, visit www.laureninternational.com or call (234) 303-2400.