CLEARWATER, Fla.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Tech Data Corporation (Nasdaq: TECD) today announced it has received the Double Gold Level Excellence in Operations Award from Microsoft for delivering market-leading operational excellence supporting Microsoft technology over the past year.
“Given our long-standing relationship with Microsoft, we are extremely proud to win a Double Gold level award for delivering operational excellence around the Microsoft portfolio,” said Stacy Nethercoat, vice president, Cloud Solutions, Americas at Tech Data. “As a leader in platform and productivity solutions, Microsoft’s focus fits nicely with Tech Data’s expertise, specifically in leveraging the cloud to solve real-world business problems. This recognition reflects the commitment of our team, in collaboration with Microsoft, to provide resellers with powerful and innovative solutions to support their customers.”
Microsoft partners achieving this award exhibited best-in-class performance in the North American channel. Tech Data was recognized for superior operational excellence by delivering two or more successful process improvement projects to optimize their operations. These projects helped establish continued success throughout the business for both Microsoft and its partners.
“At Microsoft, we are extremely fortunate to work with incredibly passionate partners that consistently seek and drive improvements that empower our customers. The Operations Excellence Award recognizes our partners that are committed to the growth mindset of delivering high-quality, innovative solutions and an exemplary customer experience. We thank them for their achievements in optimizing their operations and look forward to a continued long, strong partnership,” said Owen Roberts, general manager of Microsoft’s Americas Operations Center.
About Tech Data
Tech Data Corporation is one of the world's largest wholesale distributors of technology products, services and solutions. Its advanced logistics capabilities and value-added services enable 115,000 resellers to efficiently and cost effectively support the diverse technology needs of end users in more than 100 countries. Tech Data generated $26.2 billion in net sales for the fiscal year ended January 31, 2017. It is ranked No. 107 on the Fortune 500® and one of Fortune's “World's Most Admired Companies.” To learn more, visit www.techdata.com, or follow us on Facebook and Twitter.