Ritter Communications, the largest privately held telecommunications service provider in the Mid-South, has been awarded Business of the Year by Arkansas Business. The 34th annual event, held March 9 in Little Rock, celebrated the recognition of notable businesses across the state. Ritter Communications CEO Alan Morse accepted the award on behalf of the more than 415 employees at the company. “It’s an honor to serve homes, schools and businesses in the Mid-South with advanced communications technology, alongside so many talented individuals,” Alan shared during the event.

The awards program recognizes the innovation and entrepreneurial spirit of top companies and individuals that make up the Arkansas business community. Ritter Communications was recognized as a state leader for their category of employers with 101-499 employees. The category consisted of two other nominees. Twenty nominees across all categories were in attendance.