IMEX were today awarded the prestigious Microsoft Gold Partner Status, taking them into the top 1% of Microsoft Partners in the UK*.
“Being awarded a Microsoft Gold Small Business Partner is clear recognition of our know-how and expertise” says Tony Payne, Managing Director at IMEX. “For us, being appointed Small Business Gold Partner by Microsoft means additional recognition of our expertise in the field of cloud services and particularly the Microsoft Office365 suite.
We work closely with Microsoft to provide our clients the best IT solutions with comprehensive after-sales support and we are over the moon that our hard work and effort has been recognised in this way.”
IMEX join an elite group of IT providers as there are currently only 10 Gold Small Business Partners throughout the whole of the UK*, with IMEX being the only partner in the South West.
Dan Williams, Technical Director said, “This is a fantastic achievement for IMEX and our staff who have worked incredibly hard to achieve this result. We are confident that this will help raise our profile and contribute to the continuing company growth.”
Microsoft has one of the largest partner ecosystems in the world with approximately 640,000 partners in 170 countries, accounting for a staggering $580 billion in revenue (as of November 2011). Partners can earn both gold and silver competencies, which are aligned to market-relevant solutions. In today’s competitive environment, competencies help set companies apart from the competition by demonstrating a specific, proven skillset. Gold competencies demonstrate “best-in-class” capability as market leaders within a specific Microsoft solution area.
Based in Swindon, with resources based in Chippenham, Bath, Bristol, Gloucester and Swansea, IMEX Technical Services Ltd is a leading provider of IT services to a wide variety of businesses across the UK. IMEX focus on delivering excellent customer service and share a common aim: to create greater business success for our clients through better use of technology.
*Microsoft Partners currently holding the Gold Small Business Competency
* Listed on Microsoft Pinpoint Portal