Avtex Recognized as 2012 Microsoft Communications Technology Partner of the Year

by Beth Ingebretson | Jun 25, 2012
Awards were presented in multiple categories, with winners chosen from a set of nearly 3,000 entrants worldwide. Avtex was recognized for providing outstanding solutions and services in Communications Technology.

Minneapolis, MN, USA — June 25, 2012 — Today, Avtex proudly announced it has won the 2012 Microsoft Communications Technology Partner of the Year Award. The company was honored among a global field of top Microsoft partners for demonstrating excellence in innovation and implementation of customer solutions based on Microsoft technology.

“We view Microsoft Lync as a core platform to deliver unified communications solutions to our clients and it is an honor to receive this award,” said Doug Splinter, Vice President of Sales Engineering. “This award also recognizes the efforts our team has made to develop solutions on top of the Microsoft Lync platform as well as to integrate with other platforms including SharePoint, Exchange and Dynamics CRM.”

Awards were presented in multiple categories, with winners chosen from a set of nearly 3,000 entrants worldwide. Avtex was recognized for providing outstanding solutions and services in Communications Technology.

The Communications Technology Partner of the Year Award recognizes a partner who is helping customers to advance their businesses by building communications products and/or applications on the Microsoft Lync platform. This solution integrated communications across a wide range of business processes and productivity tools (such as end-user devices, voice and video solution, and communications-enabled business process (CEBPs)). It solved customer business challenges by increasing efficiency, enhancing features and functionality, or by extending the existing products with unique add-ons.

“Microsoft is pleased to recognize Avtex as the Communications Technology Partner of the Year. Avtex has a proven track record of building innovative communications solutions built on Microsoft technologies that span video, voice, instant messaging, and presence,” said Mark Hill, vice president, Enterprise Partner Group, Microsoft Corporation. “A great example is Avtex’s Team Assembly System, which uses the collaborative capabilities of Microsoft Lync to reduce response time for our mutual customers in emergency situations.”

The Microsoft Partner Awards recognize Microsoft partners that have developed and delivered exceptional Microsoft-based solutions during the past year.

About Avtex

Avtex, a Pohlad Family Company, is a provider of customer experience solutions that enable businesses to optimize interactions with their customers, employees, partners and prospects through communication and collaboration technologies. As a Microsoft Certified Gold Partner™ and Interactive Intelligence Platinum Elite Partner™, Avtex has deep capabilities in contact center, UC, CRM, portals and collaboration, notification, infrastructure solutions and application development. Avtex has over 1,200 customers in seven countries with offices located across the country. Find out more about Avtex online at www.avtex.com or follow Avtex on Twitter at www.twitter.com/avtex.

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For additional information: 

Beth Ingebretson 

952-646-0780 

bingebretson@avtex.com

 

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