Last month, Ingram Micro was awarded the United States Original Equipment Manufacturer (OEM) Distributor of the Year from Microsoft. The win was presented to Ingram Micro during the Microsoft 2016 Worldwide Partner Conference (WPC), which took place in Toronto, Canada.
“Providing the complete solution channel partners need to deliver the business outcomes their customers are looking for is a service we take great pride in,” said Kirk Robinson, senior vice president, Go-to-Market, Ingram Micro U.S. “As an indispensable partner to the IT channel, we’re honored to be recognized by Microsoft as its United States OEM Distributor of the Year.”
Ingram Micro has served as an authorized Microsoft OEM distributor for more than a decade. In 2016, the IT business leader outperformed in multiple areas evaluated by Microsoft.
The Microsoft 2016 Partner Awards include several categories, with winners chosen from a set of more than 2,500 entrants. The United States OEM Distributor of the Year award represents Ingram Micro’s ability to collaborate with Microsoft to meet goals and objectives, including growing the business year-over-year and enabling mutual channel partners with complete solutions.
At Microsoft WPC, Ingram Micro also earned the 2016 Microsoft Distributor Partner of the Year Award for demonstrating excellence in innovation and implementation of customer solutions based on Microsoft technology.