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Carousel Industries

Carousel Industries to Host Webinar This Thursday for Education Market Covering Changes to the E-rate Modernization Order

Webinar to Feature E-rate Specialist Ronald Sheps and Cover Topics Including Funding Telecommunications, Internet Access and Internal Communications Costs

· Exeter, RI – Carousel Industries, a leader in unified communications, managed services, data solutions, and security, announced it will conduct a webinar this Thursday, December 11th, focused on the 2015 E-rate Modernization Order. The webinar, which is free to registrants, will feature E-rate expert Ronald Sheps and will cover how end-users and administrators can maximize their technology investments through E-rate funding.

The FCC, under E-rate, has allocated an additional $2 billion over the next two years to improve and expand Wi-Fi networks inside U.S. schools and libraries. During the webinar, Sheps, along with Carousel’s Jeffrey Hewson, Regional Sales Director of Carousel and Rick Houlihan, will highlight the future of technology needs in K-12 and help identify appropriate funding sources.

• Who: Carousel Industries to host Ronald Sheps, E-rate expert and Director of State, Local and Education (SLED) Westcon

• What: Live webinar covering the 2015 E-rate Modernization Order and other topics relating to funding technology investments through E-rate.

• When: Thursday, December 11th between 2:00 p.m. and 3:00 p.m.

Ronald Sheps is the Director of SLED (State, Local & Education) for Westcon Group North America. He has served as Chairman of the Board of Directors of the Connecticut Technology Student Association of America, and served on the Industry Advisory Board of
the Consortium of School Networking. He also served as Vice President of the American Association of Engineering Education, College Industry Division. He has been training people on the E-rate program since 1997.

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