International consultancy Columbus has announced it has won the 2016 Microsoft Global ERP Partner of the Year Award. The company was honoured among a global field of top Microsoft partners for demonstrating excellence in innovation and implementation of customer solutions based on Microsoft technology.
Awards were presented in several categories, with winners chosen from a set of more than 2,500 entrants from 119 countries worldwide. Columbus was recognised for providing outstanding solutions and services in ERP applications.
The 2016 Partner of the Year Awards honour the company's top partners, awarding those that have demonstrated excellence in providing solutions and value to Microsoft customers.
"We are honoured to recognise Columbus as this year's winner of the 2016 Microsoft Global ERP Partner of the Year award," said Gavriella Schuster, General Manager, Worldwide Partner Group, Microsoft Corp.
"Columbus is a prime example of the excellent talent we see in our Microsoft partner community to deliver innovative and transformative solutions to our mutual customers."
The Microsoft Partner of the Year Awards recognise Microsoft partners that have developed and delivered exceptional Microsoft-based solutions during the past year.
Speaking about the award, Mary Hunter, Managing Director, Columbus UK and Global Sponsor for Customer Success, commented: "This award is for all of Columbus' employees who strive every day to help businesses gain a competitive advantage through their Dynamics ERP solution. Columbus is committed to transforming ERP in the digital world, mitigating the risks of ERP implementations and leading our customers for life. I am delighted and very proud that we have been recognised by Microsoft with this prestigious award."