Student Apartment Complex Near Kent State University in Kent, OH Receives Epproach Communications WiFi Service

Hickory Mills is Also Outfitted with the Summit Management Services App, from Communiqué

WILMINGTON, NC – November 18, 2016Epproach Communications, the leading provider of scalable, high-capacity WiFi and data networks, is providing managed WiFi services to Hickory Mills Apartments, a Summit Management Services student housing community located near Kent State University in Kent, OH.

“The residents use the services for a wide range of things, from day to day tasks to online gaming,” John Greer, Property Manager for Hickory Mills, said. “After experiencing the wonderful service at our EnVision property at the University of Akron, rolling out the service to our residents at our Hickory Mills property was a given!

Ed Newman, CEO of Summit Management Services, said that the top-rated amenity that Epproach provides gives his properties a distinct competitive advantage over other student housing complexes in the area. “When staff members take a resident prospect around, they can without a doubt say that we have the best WiFi connectivity on campus,” Newman said. “We can 100% provide better WiFi connectivity than our competition. I think Epproach is phenomenal.”

Hickory Mills chose Epproach Communications in order to provide their residents with the fastest, most reliable internet speeds on the market today. Certified Epproach technicians installed Enterprise Grade 802.11 AC wireless access points across the community. The Epproach system provides service in individual apartments and all common areas. Residents are able to securely connect to high-speed wireless internet using a state-of-the-art managed WiFi system that is monitored and supported 24/7/365. This system gives residents the ability to connect securely across multiple devices and stream video in an instant.

Greer said that Epproach’s superior service was an important factor in choosing the company for his site’s wireless internet provider. “In our constant mission to offer our residents the best products and services possible, we have found Epproach provides exactly that,” Greer said. “Residents seem very happy with their new service, which makes us even happier. I love hearing how much faster it is than our old service, and the customer service has been top notch.

Hickory Mills also uses the Communiqué App from Epproach. The App is branded for the community’s property management team, Summit Management Services.


Marty Hollingsworth, CEO of Epproach Communications, said he is excited to provide additional Summit Management Services properties with the Epproach Managed WiFi Solution. “The Summit team have been incredibly helpful and engaged with rolling out our product and service to each property,” Hollingsworth said. “We are thrilled to be able to provide both WiFi service and their own branded App for student residents.”


About Epproach Communications

Epproach Communications is the premier provider of scalable, high-capacity WiFi networks for multiple dwelling units, including retirement communities, resorts, student housing and apartment communities. Epproach provides the latest technology in a total turnkey solution that is tailored to the specific needs of their clients. A proactive, 24/7/365 support team offers support to staff and direct to end users. For more information visit or call 910-202-4700.

About Hickory Mills / Kents Best Apartments

These three remarkable apartment living choices span the Kent State University campus from east to west along East Summit Street. Each apartment offers a very different and distinctive off-campus living experience, yet all are extremely close to campus as well as on the Campus Bus line. For more information visit