SOMERSET, N.J.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--SHI International Corp. has been selected as a Symantec 2011 U.S. Partner Award winner. The 2011 U.S. Partner of the Year Award ($50 million+) was first presented to SHI at Symantec’s annual partner conference, Partner Engage 2011 on October 12-13, 2011. SHI was recognized for its investment in Symantec and demonstrated expertise and success in key solution areas and growth markets.
“SHI is extremely honored to win the Symantec 2011 North American Partner Award,” said Diane Buley, SHI Software Partner Manager. “Even though we just completed our 18th year of partnership, the depth and breadth of the Symantec product offering - as well their continued commitment to the channel - allowed us to grow our Symantec year-over-year revenue by 44%. SHI is committed to helping our mutual customers secure and manage their information, and we extend our deepest thanks to the many IT organizations that have chosen SHI as their partner and trusted advisor.”
SHI committed to providing both technical and volume licensing expertise on the entire Symantec portfolio by attaining all Symantec Partner Program Specializations, including the comprehensive Master Specialization. SHI also grew their Data Loss Prevention Practice and were successful in delivering Symantec solutions to customers in the Enterprise, Corporate and Public Sector verticals.
“We are committed to supporting our partners by helping them grow their businesses, maximize revenue opportunities and maintain competitive edge within the industry. Our 2011 Partner Award winners have shown a high level of dedication to becoming experts in Symantec’s solutions and adding value to our joint customers,” said Randy Cochran, vice-president, North American channel sales, Symantec. “The 2011 Partner Awards honor our channel partners’ efforts in the information protection space, and on behalf of Symantec I’d like to congratulate all of this year’s winners.”
Each year, Symantec recognizes partners in North America whose innovation and depth of expertise make them exemplary partners.
Founded in 1989, SHI International Corp. is a $3.5 billion+ global provider of technology products and services. Driven by the industry's most experienced and stable sales force and backed by software volume licensing experts, hardware procurement specialists, and certified IT services professionals, SHI delivers custom IT solutions to Corporate, Enterprise, Public Sector, and Academic customers. With over 1,750 employees worldwide, SHI is the largest Minority/Woman Owned Business Enterprise (MWBE) in the U.S. and is ranked 19th among Everything Channel's VAR 500 list of North American IT solution providers. For more information, visit http://www.shi.com.
Symantec is a global leader in providing security, storage and systems management solutions to help consumers and organizations secure and manage their information-driven world. Our software and services protect against more risks at more points, more completely and efficiently, enabling confidence wherever information is used or stored. More information is available at www.symantec.com.