The winners of the 2019 IFS Partner of the Year Awards are announced!
IFS is pleased to present the winners of the fourth annual IFS Partner of the Year Awards, a global initiative that celebrates the success and innovation driven by partners throughout the global IFS partner ecosystem.
Winners of the IFS Partner of the Year Awards were recognized and celebrated earlier yesterday evening at the highly attended IFS Partner of the Year Awards Dinner, in association with the IFS Foundation and in conjunction with the IFS World Conference 2019 in Boston.
Their continued commitment to excellence within the partner ecosystem, coupled with the ability to extend the capabilities of IFS’s solutions and grow services through innovation, leading-edge technologies and exceptional customer service, exemplified this year’s winners’ true commitment to excellence and business agility.
IFS acknowledged partners across five categories including one merit-based awards, three self-nomination awards, and a Customers’ Choice Award.
A panel comprised of three of the industry’s top analysts representing leading firms such as IDC, TechVentive, TEC and The Service Council™ (TSC) carefully reviewed nominations for the award categories IFS Growth Partner of the Year, IFS Pioneering Partner of the Year, and IFS Services Partner of the Year.
With more than 55 years of combined experience, and an extensive breadth and depth of knowledge of the IT Industry, market verticals and technology trends, Reid Paquin (IDC), Chris Gera (TSC) and Brian Sommer (TechVentive) were well qualified to assess the high volume of exceptional nominations garnered by this year’s awards.
IFS Channel Partner of the Year: Novacura
As the winner of this merit-based award, Novacura successfully demonstrated the exceptional ability to deliver innovative sales programs that contribute to the adoption of IFS solutions. Novacura has proven substantial impact on new customer acquisition and unsurpassed pipeline and revenue growth.
IFS Customers’ Choice Award: Nayo Technologies
This prestigious, customer-nominated award celebrates and recognizes partners for their continued dedication and commitment to customers. Partners were judged on professionalism, quality of service, and value delivered to their customers.
Nayo Technologies exceeded customer expectations in all mentioned areas and embraced the latest technologies to innovate. This is the third year in a row that Nayo Technologies has won this award.
They are highly praised for their quality of service, value delivered and exemplary degree of professionalism when working with customers.
IFS Growth Partner of the Year: Tata Consulting Services (TCS)
This award celebrates partners that, in record time, onboarded to the IFS partner program, embraced the IFS Business Development Training and Certification through the IFS Academy, has driven new customer engagement and exemplified true commitment to continued business growth together with IFS.
TCS has a strong worldwide reach with IFS and has invested heavily in IFS training programs. They demonstrated strong commitment to aligning culture and leadership with IFS and the ability to work with large prospects.
TCS embraced accelerated growth and rapid implementation throughout the global partner ecosystem. TCS showcased innovative thinking in how customers leverage IFS solutions and have been influential in assisting customers in achieving significant business success.
IFS Pioneering Partner of the Year: ClickLearn
Clicklearn has leveraged technology and an innovative mindset to disrupt the market and challenge the norm. As Pioneering Partner of the Year, ClickLearn enabled customers to overcome obstacles and take their business to the next level.
ClickLearn successfully demonstrated the ability to engage with customers to deliver and extend the capabilities of IFS solutions. They have successfully captured new opportunities and achieved business success through continued customer-centric innovations.
IFS Services Partner of the Year: Accenture and InfoConsulting
Accenture (enterprise) and InfoConsulting (mid-market), both demonstrated industry knowledge and expertise in delivering services and/or solutions to IFS customers.
Both companies display expertise in implementation methodology and breadth of knowledge of IFS solutions.
Accenture delivered strong expertise in handling both build and service assurance work for some of the largest Norwegian energy utilities and telecom providers.
InfoConsulting developed a highly experienced team of nearly 200 high-quality IFS consultants, architects and certified developers. They continue to show strong international growth and have been capable in delivering more than 15 projects simultaneously.
“The IFS Partner of the Year Awards highlight not only the remarkable work that partners are delivering to our customers across the world, but their strong commitment and dedication to a thriving, successful partner program,” said Merlin Knott, Head of Channels, IFS.
“IFS will continue to invest in optimizing program performance to best support our strategic alliances in their efforts to facilitate successful customer engagements.” He concluded, “I am thrilled to have the opportunity to personally congratulate the winners of each award category as well as recognize our finalists and all partners who participated in this year’s awards.”
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