Compugen a Double Winner in the 2012 Microsoft Partner Network IMPACT
Microsoft Canada Inc recognizes achievements of leading Canadian
TORONTO, ONTARIO -- (Marketwire) -- 11/20/12 -- Compugen announced
today that it has been selected as the winner in the Volume Licensing
Partner of the Year and the Community Leadership Partner of the Year
categories at the 2012 Microsoft Partner Network IMPACT Awards. The
tenth annual IMPACT Awards recognize excellence within the Microsoft
technology partner community in Canada. The winners were announced at
an awards ceremony held at the Four Seasons Hotel, located in
Yorkville, Toronto on November 13th, 2012.
"As recognized at the annual IMPACT Awards, there is tremendous
momentum in our Partner Community because stronger customer
relationships are being built," said Mark Dodds, Vice-President of
Small Business, Midmarket Solutions & Partners, Microsoft Canada Inc.
"Technology Partners like Compugen are always finding new and
exciting ways to develop and deliver innovative technology solutions,
making them true leaders in their respective fields."
"We are pleased to receive these two awards from The Microsoft
Partner Network. The Community Leadership Partner Award recognizes
our support for Canadian literacy through our innovative work with
Frontier College to bring together remote learners and tutors using
Microsoft technology. Volume Licensing Partner of the Year recognizes
our innovative software lifecycle management services that help
customers understand the potential of their software investments and
help control costs, manage compliance risk and aid in planning. As
part of the Microsoft Partner Network ecosystem, we are able to
leverage a host of technical skills internally and through partner
relationships to make a positive difference for our customers and the
broader community," said Michael Charter, VP, Software, Compugen.
Frontier College President Sherry Campbell said of the Community
Leadership Partner Award, "I'm proud that Microsoft has again
recognized Compugen's collaboration with Frontier College. Compugen
has been a partner with Frontier College for many years, and is
clearly deserving of the Award. They worked side-by-side with us to
ensure that the Virtual Learning Portal
came to fruition, and this
program has the potential to change the way that we help Canadians
improve their literacy. We simply could not have done it without
About the Microsoft Partner Network IMPACT Awards
In 2003, Microsoft Canada Inc. launched the IMPACT Awards, a program
to recognize the numerous achievements within its technology Partner
community. This year, Microsoft celebrates the 10th Anniversary of
the program with 25 award categories designed to recognize innovation
across Microsoft Partner Network Competencies, Emerging Technologies,
and Marketing, Relationships & Partnering Excellence.
The IMPACT Awards are open to Active Canadian members of the
Microsoft Partner Network.
For a list of all 2012 finalists, and more information on the
Microsoft Partner Network IMPACT Awards, please visit
Recently named Canada's top IT solutions and services provider by
Computer Dealer News, Compugen works with mid- to large-sized
Canadian organizations to help them maximize the business value of
their investment in information technology.
Corporations, government organizations and business partners look to
Compugen-a three-time Microsoft worldwide partner of the year, and
the winner of multiple Microsoft Operational Excellence and Impact
awards-for industry acknowledged expertise and outcome based turn-key
solutions in all aspects of business computing including networking,
cloud computing, datacentre and desktop technologies.
Compugen's award-winning service quality, unequalled depth and
breadth of technical expertise and national footprint have made them
the partner of choice for Canadian businesses and government
organizations for more than 30 years. www.compugen.com
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