Gateshead based, technology provider Smart IT are honoured to be announced as Zen New Partner of the Year. Managing Director Tony Wilson and Darryl Robinson, Head of Network Sales of Smart IT were recently invited to attend Zen’s Annual Partner Event. Held at the infamous Chester Zoo, this was certainly an event to be remembered.
The two-day partner event began with a night time lantern tour of Chester Zoo, giving the chance to see the zoo in a whole new light, followed by an evening of networking.
The second day commenced with Zen’s CEO Paul Stobart discussing the crucial part partners play in Zen’s strategy followed by Zen MD, Stephen Warburton sharing the future plans to grow the Zen Partner Division further.
Closing the day with the prestigious Annual Partner Excellence Awards. As expected, there was a lot of great competition across the channel partner base. Smart IT were announced winners of the New Partner of the Year Award whilst also being highly commended in the Zen Connectivity Partner of the Year. In addition to this Smart IT were also finalists of the Zen Churn Champion of the Year Award.
“Becoming a finalist is already an achievement but winning the overall New Partner of the Year Award is an honour. This is a fantastic achievement which is down to the hard work and dedication of all the staff at Smart IT and the partnership that has been built with Zen.
Thank you, Zen, for hosting such a unique partner event, we had a great time. We were very honoured to win new partner of the year and come runner up in another category. Congratulations to the other winners and runners up, we look forward to seeing you all again next year!”
Tony Wilson, Smart IT, Managing Director