SAN JOSE, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--8x8, Inc. (NYSE:EGHT), a leading cloud provider of voice, video, chat and contact center solutions for over one million users worldwide, today announced that TBI Inc., the nation’s leading third-party technology distributor, has named 8x8 as UCaaS/CCaaS Provider of the Year.
The recognition was given at TBI’s annual partner event last week in Chicago. The award was decided on by a combination of company vote and sales data over the last year, from calendar Q2 2018 to present.
“8x8 is deserving of TBI’s UCaaS/CCaaS partner of the year,” said Geoff Shepstone, President of TBI. “Our relationship is one built on respect and candid communication, they are open to feedback and consistently work to improve the partner experience. Ours represents the true definition of partnership and we look forward to many more successes together.”
“We are thrilled to have received this recognition. TBI is not only an incredible Master Agent, but they are currently 8x8’s all time leader in revenue,” said John DeLozier, Channel Chief at 8x8. “We love their commitment to the channel, and investment in not only 8x8 but in Generation CX.”
This award follows on three awards received earlier this year, including:
- In January 2019, 8x8 received a TechTarget Network Innovation award for 8x8 X Series. TechTarget recognized 8x8 in its Unified Communications category for combining UC and contact center technologies into a single cloud-based platform.
- In February 2019, 8x8 was recognized with a CRN Tech Innovator Award for 8x8 X Series. The CRN Tech Innovator Award honors standout hardware, software, and services that are moving the IT industry forward and this year CRN editors evaluated 300 products across 34 technology categories.
- In March 2019, 8x8 was named a 2019 Channel Influencer Award winner by Channel Partners and Channel Futures. 8x8 was cited as one of 25 organizations to watch for its role in mapping the direction of the new channel.
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