WARWICK, RI, November 30, 2016 – The November Cisco Partner Summit gave attendees from around the globe inspiration and energy to focus on digital transformation and shape 2017 strategic plans. During the event, several companies were recognized for leadership and partnership excellence through the Partner Summit Awards presentation. IT Services Firm Atrion, a Carousel Company, took home two US-East awards for:

  • Architectural Excellence – Security
  • Execution Excellence – Regional Partner of the Year

The awards ceremony recognizes accomplishments of top partners from around the world that demonstrate success through customer achievements, innovation and performance.

“Atrion has enjoyed a 16-year partnership with Cisco and it’s exciting to see our efforts validated through these two significant awards,” said Paul Pinto, Senior VP of Service Delivery, Atrion. “Cisco holds its partners to a high level of excellence and it’s an honor to receive an award that recognizes the value we place on delivering transformative services to our clients.”

With a theme of “Full Speed,” Cisco’s mission of rapid change for customer success reflects well with Atrion’s “AlwaysOn” mantra—the idea that businesses and individual leaders have to be prepared for a 24/7/365 environment. Atrion is laser focused on serving as a client’s trusted partner as new services and solutions come to the forefront.

“It’s such an honor to receive these awards from Cisco recognizing our ability to provide service in so many different IT disciplines,” said Josh King, Security Technical Director, Atrion. “Security holds incredible growth and opportunities and we are thrilled to serve as our customer’s advisor and partner to deliver Cisco security solutions.”

The invitation-only summit brings partners together from around the world to plan future strategy and celebrate current success. Attendees were presented with talks from Cisco leaders; offered peer-to-peer discussions among leading experts; and heard about the latest developments in technology and business leadership development.

Atrion is a Cisco Gold Certified Partner and has achieved Advanced Specializations in Collaboration Architecture, Data Center Architecture, Enterprise Networking Architecture, Security Architecture, and Video.

About Atrion, A Carousel Company
Atrion Inc., A Carousel Company, is committed to helping its clients make sound technology decisions that lead to favorable business outcomes. The leading IT services firm offers a robust set of services and solutions—with a focus on innovative IT leadership, consultative, professional and managed services—spanning the following areas: productivity and collaboration; unified communications; networking; systems integrations; data center; and security. Atrion is regularly tapped for its unique IT expertise, and has received several awards among the years, including Fastest Growing Company by Providence Business News, CRN Tech Elite 250 and MSP 500, Inc. 5000 and more. Atrion is a Cisco and Microsoft Gold Partner. Find Atrion online: http://www.atrion.com, on Facebook, Twitter, and on LinkedIn.