August 8, 2012

Arvada, CO (August 8, 2012) – CounterTrade Products, Inc. announces the extension of its status as a preferred Information Technology Group Purchasing Partner of the Colorado League of Charter Schools. The partnership, which was set to expire in September, will now be extended 16 months with an expiration date of January 2014.

“The Colorado League of Charter Schools has been very pleased with its partnership with CounterTrade and is thankful the excellent work CounterTrade has done in providing value and excellent customer service to Colorado charter schools,” said Tiffany Kallevik, Assistant Director of Member Business Services. “We look forward to extending this great relationship with CounterTrade.”

CounterTrade was initially awarded the League’s IT group purchasing contract in 2010 following a rigorous selection process. CounterTrade was chosen to provide a complete line of quality technology products and related services at cost-effective pricing that address the League�s procurement goals, focusing primarily on the company�s ability to simplify and consolidate the procurement process for charter schools across the state.

During its partnership with the Colorado League of Charter Schools, CounterTrade has provided Information Technology products and services to more than 30 charter schools in the state.

“We are very pleased that the Colorado League of Charter Schools has decided to extend its contract with CounterTrade,” said Joe Boglino, Vice President of Sales of CounterTrade Products. “With the extension, we will have the opportunity to continue to implement cost conscious cutting-edge technology to help the League meet its business goals. We are thrilled to be associated with such a great educational contracting vehicle.”

About the Colorado League of Charter School

The Colorado League of Charter Schools is a non-profit, membership organization dedicated to supporting the charter schools in the state. The League is committed to helping these schools reach higher levels of student performance and overall success by providing information and resources, including technical support, advocacy, public relations assistance, and much more. On average, more than 95 percent of Colorado charter schools choose to be members of the Colorado League of Charter Schools. Membership with the League is voluntary and open to all charter schools in Colorado. In 2012-13, it is projected that there will be nearly 190 charter school campuses in Colorado serving more than 80,000 students. This represents nearly 11 percent of total K-12 public school enrollment in the state.

CounterTrade Products, Inc. provides Information Technology products and services for education, state and federal government clients from a product line card consisting of more than 1 million products and 2,200 manufacturers. A small woman-owned business (SBA certified) since 1985, CounterTrade is ISO 9001:2008 certified, has a GSA Schedule (GS-35-0650K) and is a Prime Contractor for NASA SEWP V (NNG15SC05B, NNG15SC30B, NNG15SC65B ), MCHS (M67854-12-D-4101), SPAWAR COTS (N65236-12-D-4136) and CIO-CS (HHSN316201500044W). For more information about our products and services, please visit www.countertrade.com

CounterTrade Products, Inc. is a registered trademark. All other brand or product names are or maybe trademarks of, and are used to identify products or services of their respective owners.

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