VirtualTone receives small business certification from Houston’s transportation services (Metro) and Port of Houston

Houston, TX: Janet Gubert, President of VirtualTone and Vice President, Jay Gubert, are excited to announce that VirtualTone was recently certified with Houston METRO’S Small/Disadvantaged Business Programs and the Small Business Development Program at the Port of Houston Authority.

The Office of Small Business at METRO is responsible for the implementation and monitoring of the Small/Disadvantaged Business Enterprise (SB/DBE) Programs through Small Business certification, business development outreach and contract compliance monitoring. Being Certified METRO Small Business or Disadvantaged Business Enterprise is not required to do business with METRO, but only SB/DBE certified firms will count towards METRO’s Annual SB/DBE Participation Goals.

METRO has an annual goal of 35 percent Small Business participation. All small business owners that are eligible for certification are encouraged to bid on METRO procurement opportunities.
According to Tiko Hausman-Reynolds of TKO Business Solutions, “Virtual Tone offers scalable voice solutions that are ideal for government call centers. Because there are no upfront costs, VirtualTone’s communication solutions offer a cost-effective alternative for buyers who needs a fast solution.

A VoIP and video communication solutions company, VirtualTone has gained a substantial following in the community because of the customized communication solution offered to each client. A few of VirtualTone’s distinctive features include providing communication solutions with integration capabilities, disaster preparedness plans, and providing clients with a completely mobile office solution.

The Texas State Legislature authorized the creation of local transit authorities in 1973. In 1978, Houston-area voters created METRO and approved a one-cent sales tax to support its operations. METRO opened for business in January 1979. The Authority has transformed a broken bus fleet into a regional multimodal transportation system.

About VirtualTone
VirtualTone, established in 1998, specializes in offering the best communication solutions for business of all sizes, including small start-ups to enterprise level call centers. Offering a fully dedicated hosted VoIP solution, VirtualTone gives businesses the versatility and customization that come with an on-premise phone system, all at a hosted solution’s price point.

VirtualTone takes pride in providing state of the art voice and data services that allows enterprises to consolidate their communications. The company goes the extra mile every day to provide its customers with the service and support required to make their communication system work.

To learn more about VirtualTone, its products and services go to or call 1-888-755-6864.

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To reach VirtualTone or to schedule an interview:
Contact publicist Sandy Lawrence, 281.989.8892 [email protected]

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Perceptive Public Relations
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