Scottsdale, Arizona, March 31, 2016 – iT1 Source announced today that CRN®, a brand of The Channel Company, has named iT1 Source to its 2016 Tech Elite 250 list. This annual list honors an exclusive group of North American IT solution providers that have earned the highest number of advanced technical certifications from leading technology vendors.
To compile the annual list, The Channel Company’s research group and CRN editors work together to identify the most customer-beneficial technical certifications in the North American IT channel. Companies who have obtained these elite designations— which enable solution providers to deliver premium products, services and customer support—are then selected from a pool of online applicants.
“iT1 continues to make strategic investments in sales and engineering resources allowing us to earn highly-regarded certifications with a core group of manufacturer partners. These partners include Hewlett Packard Enterprise, Cisco, EMC, Dell, VMWare, HP, Inc., Lenovo, and many more.” Andrew Balzarini, Director | Marketing & Partner Programs.
“The solution providers selected for our annual Tech Elite 250 list have demonstrated a commitment to excellence and gained strong industry credibility by earning some of the most difficult IT certifications available from top technology vendors,” said Robert Faletra, CEO, The Channel Company. “Attainment of these exclusive certifications strengthens the channel as a whole by invigorating partnerships and enabling the delivery of exceptional customer service. We congratulate each of these organizations and look forward to their continued success.”
“Encouraging an environment of entrepreneurship, creativity, and good old fun has greatly contributed to our success!” stated Bryan Clifton, iT1 Principal.
“By hiring super high quality individuals, providing guidance and mentoring, and having a compensation plan designed to reward those with a strong work ethic, we have been extremely fortunate to be part of this community.” Brandon Yearwood, iT1 Corporate Sales Manager.
Coverage of the Tech Elite 250 will be featured in the April issue of CRN, and online at www.crn.com.
About iT1 Source
iT1 is a full-service technology solutions provider headquartered in Scottsdale, Arizona with regional offices in Chicago and Virginia as well as International affiliates, iT1 Canada Enterprises ULC, iT1 Source Limited UK, and iT1 Australia Pty Ltd.