Hyper-converged infrastructure provider, Simplivity, hosted its inaugural Partner Council and first national awards ceremony at the Slip Inn in Sydney’s CBD.
The A/NZ SimpliVity team, along with global vice-president of channels, George Hope, and vice-president for Asia-Pacific and Japan, Scott Morris, hosted business partners from around the region to provide an update on the strategy and direction of SimpliVity’s business, and to recognise their partners’ contributions to the A/NZ business in 2016.
Dimension Data was crowned as Emerging Partner of the Year 2016, an award that recognises partners for engaging at all levels of the business, commitment to training and educating their teams and clients.
Infront was recognised for Competitive Takeout of the Year 2016 for executing a competitive campaign that considered deal velocity.
Serenity IT Solutions was also a winner, nabbing the Partner of the Year 2016 in recognition of its engagement across all levels of the business, exemplar training to clients and internal teams. The award also celebrated its hosted joint marketing and lead generation campaigns that lead to the closing of significant deals.