Birch invests in Mercer University's innovation center

Birch Communications, Inc. has partnered with the new Mercer Innovation Center focused on cultivating entrepreneurship in Middle Georgia, the company said.

Birch is equipping the center with the latest cloud technology solutions, including its enterprise-class TotalCloud® PBX, TotalCloud® File Storage, and one Gbps Metro-Fiber connection to deliver the highest-speed Internet experience for its members and guests.

Mercer´s Innovation Center´s goals are to advance the discovery and commercialization of products and services that have marketplace potential to promote job creation and economic development in the region.

It was created to inspire a culture of innovation across the area by bringing together like-minded entrepreneurs to attract, cultivate and retain creative talent and to share the knowledge and resources to achieve positive growth. Based in a modern 10,000-square-foot facility, the Center is strategically located in the heart of the Mercer University campus, adjacent to Mercer´s School of Engineering, School of Medicine and Willet Science Center.

Birch Communications is celebrating 20 years providing communications, network, cloud and IT solutions. The company delivers cost-effective solutions that assist small, mid-sized, enterprise and wholesale businesses to increase their productivity.