Columbus has been selected as a finalist for the Microsoft Dynamics Manufacturing Industry Partner of the Year Award. UK Columbus managing director, Mary Hunter, comments: "As a consultancy focused on realising the aspirations of manufacturers, we're thrilled that Microsoft once again recognises our industry knowhow. This year we've worked especially hard launching RapidValue, our new business process modelling toolkit for manufacturers; we're delighted to see our achievements rewarded in this way."
Awards were presented in multiple categories, with winners chosen from a set of nearly 3,000 entrants worldwide. The Microsoft Dynamics Manufacturing Partner of the Year Award recognises partners who exhibit excellence in providing innovative and unique solutions based on Microsoft Dynamics to customers in the manufacturing industry. The finalists demonstrated industry knowledge and expertise, as well as consistent, high-quality, predictable service to Microsoft Dynamics customers. They also demonstrated business leadership and success through strong growth in new customer additions and revenue.
"We are proud to recognise our 2012 Partner Award finalists for their outstanding commitments to solving customer challenges," said Jon Roskill, corporate vice president, Worldwide Partner Group, Microsoft Corp. "Our partners are critical to our success as a company, and it is their creativity and innovative thinking in solving the unique needs of our customers that serves as the foundation for mutual, long-term success. We congratulate this year's finalists on their achievements and look forward to following their continued success in the future."
The Microsoft Partner Awards recognise Microsoft partners that have developed and delivered exceptional Microsoft-based solutions during the past year.