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C Spire Business Honored with US Theater/Area Award as Commercial Scale Partner of the Year at Cisco Partner Summit Digital 2020


Business IT solutions division honored at technology giant’s 2020 Americas Virtual Digital Summit

Birmingham, Alabama. (November 2, 2020) – C Spire Business has been named the Commercial Scale Partner of the Year in the Southeastern U.S. by Cisco based on its channel sales and service growth and success.

The business IT division of C Spire, a diversified telecommunications and technology services company, received the award last week during Cisco’s 25th annual Partner Summit that brought together 11,000 partners from 152 countries.

Awarded to channel partners who rise to business challenges, the awards are designed to recognize superior business practices and reward best-in-class methodologies. Areas of consideration include innovative processes, architecture-led successes, strategic business outcome-focused programs, seizing new opportunities, and sales approaches.

“Cisco is fortunate to work with some of the best channel partners in the U.S. to take advantage of the tremendous digital transformation opportunity and help customers achieve positive business outcomes,” said Carl DeMarco, Senior Director, US Partner Sales Organization, Cisco. “It is my privilege to recognize that the Commercial Scale Partner of the Year award has been presented to C Spire Business for its outstanding achievement as a Cisco channel partner in the Southeastern region of the U.S.”

“We’re humbled and honored to receive this award from Cisco, a worldwide leader in the areas of networking hardware, software, telecom equipment and technology solutions for businesses,” said Allen McIntosh, general manager of C Spire Business. “It’s a true testimony to the passionate and innovative focus our employees have on the customer.”

“Our operations, sales and support staff have done a wonderful job of serving our customers with customized solutions and as one of the most comprehensive information technology channel partners for businesses of all sizes,” McIntosh added.

Cisco Partner Summit Theatre awards reflect the top-performing partners within specific technology markets across the U.S. All award recipients are selected by a group of Cisco Global Partner Organization and regional and theatre executives.

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