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Cisco Honors CDW With 15 Awards at Cisco Partner Summit

At 2016 Cisco Partner Summit, CDW won 15 Partner of the Year awards.

Christine Holloway, CDW vice president of networking, collaboration and security solutions, accepts a Cisco Partner Summit Global Award.

Recognizing another year of successful partnership, Cisco named CDW its Global Commercial Partner of the Year at its global awards reception during its partner conference in November. CDW took home an additional 14 Geographical Region and Theater Partner Awards. CDW’s awards are as follows:

  • Americas: Capital Partner of the Year
  • Americas: Commercial Partner of the Year
  • EMEAR: Solution Innovation Partner of the Year
  • Canada: Meraki Partner of the Year
  • S. Central: Area Partner of the Year
  • S. East: Architectural Excellence – Collaboration
  • S. East: Commercial Partner of the Year
  • S. South: Area Partner of the Year
  • S. South: Commercial Partner of the Year
  • S. West: Commercial Partner of the Year

CDW-G also won the following awards:

  • Americas: Public Sector Partner of the Year
  • S. Public Sector: Public Sector Partner of the Year
  • S. Public Sector: SLED* Education Partner of the Year
  • S. Public Sector: SLED* Partner of the Year

Awarded to exemplary channel partners, the Cisco Partner Summit Global Awards recognize best-in-class business practices and serve as a model to the industry. Areas of consideration include innovative practices, architecture-led approach successes, strategic business outcome-focused programs, seizing of new opportunities and sales approaches.

“It gives me great pleasure to recognize our partners’ incredible accomplishments, breakthroughs and innovations that address our customers’ most pressing business issues,” said Wendy Bahr, senior vice president, Global Partner Organization, Cisco. “I’m honored to present the Global Commercial Partner of the Year to CDW in recognition of its outstanding achievement in helping customers on the path to digitization and true IT transformation.”

Cisco Partner Summit Global Awards reflect the top-performing partners within specific technology markets across all geographical regions. All award recipients are selected by a group of Cisco Global Partner Organization and regional executives.

“As CDW’s reach expands internationally, we are proud to see such effective collaboration with our partners’ global teams,” said Matt Troka, senior vice president of product and partner management, CDW. “We are honored to be recognized by Cisco and look forward to another year of mutual success.”

*State/Local and Education