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JDL Technologies Expands to Atlanta with Acquisition of Twisted Technologies
   May 31, 2015

Minnetonka, MN – June 1, 2015 – Communications Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ: JCS), a global provider of physical connectivity infrastructure and services for deployments of broadband networks, today announced that its wholly-owned subsidiary, JDL Technologies, Inc., has acquired Twisted Technologies, Inc., a privately-held provider of managed IT services based in Atlanta, Georgia. 

Terms were not disclosed. 

Twisted Technologies is an award-winning IT services firm with a broad portfolio of clients and a strong focus on managed services and healthcare IT, including expertise in providing McKesson electronic medical records (EMR) solutions. 

“We are excited to welcome Twisted Technologies to our organization,” said Scott Fluegge, President and General Manager of JDL Technologies. “Twisted Technologies has a solid reputation in the Atlanta area, built by dedicated employees over the last 15 years. They will become part of an expert JDL Technologies team with more than 400 combined years of technical experience and over 135 professional certifications. Together, we look forward to providing expanded information technology services to our combined client community and serving additional customers in Atlanta and beyond.” 

CSI’s Chief Executive Officer Roger H.D. Lacey added, “The acquisition of Twisted Technologies fits perfectly into our broader strategy of expanding JDL Technologies’ geographic presence, increasing its managed services recurring revenue base, and building on its strengths in the healthcare IT space.  We expect this complementary acquisition to result in a number of cross-selling opportunities, and over time envision leveraging Twisted Technologies’ experience with McKesson’s Practice Management and EMR solutions to expand JDL’s offering into existing and future ambulatory markets.” 

About JDL Technologies

JDL Technologies is a leading national Managed Services Provider and a well-respected provider of HIPAA-compliant information technology services in Florida. The company is among the CRN Elite 150 MSPs in North America, and holds the Managed Services Trustmark from CompTIA, global voice of the IT industry. JDL Technologies provides managed services, infrastructure and other information technology services to healthcare, education, commercial enterprises and SMBs under the brands JDL TechWatch, JDL HealthTech and JDL EduTech. JDL Technologies is a wholly-owned subsidiary of Communications Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ-GM: JCS).  For more information, visit

Download the press release here: JDL Technologies Acquires Twisted Technologies