Codec recognised as 2018 Microsoft Country Partner of the Year for Ireland

Codec recognised as 2018 Microsoft Country Partner of the Year for Ireland

Published by: Mairead Browne
Published date: 8th Jun 2018
Categories: Awards Microsoft Partners

Codec today proudly announced it has won the 2018 Microsoft Country Partner of the Year Award for Ireland. This is the second successive year Codec have won the award and the third time in the last 4 years. The company was honoured among a global field of top Microsoft partners for demonstrating excellence in innovation and implementation of customer solutions based on Microsoft technology.

“This is a significant achievement for Codec”, said Commercial Director, John Roddy, “one that we are all very proud of following exceptional growth across all our business areas over the past year. The award enables us to acquire the best local and global talent and to be able to work on the coolest Microsoft projects. It also adds weight to our ambitious expansion strategy as we embark on exciting new growth plans in Ireland and, Germany.  Our success is closely aligned with the Microsoft product stack and we always keep that to the forefront of our thinking when making strategic decisions”

Awards were presented in several categories, with winners chosen from a set of more than 2,600 entrants from 115 countries worldwide. Codec was recognised for providing outstanding solutions and services, as well as representing excellent subsidiary engagement in Ireland.

The company, which offers solutions to many of Ireland’s large corporate and enterprise businesses across the Financial Services, Utilities, Retail, Manufacturing, Renewables, Pharma and Public Sectors also recently achieved a gold certification in Microsoft’s Cloud Business Applications becoming the first partner in Ireland and one of the first partners in Europe and worldwide to have achieved this competency.

“We are delighted to recognise Codec as Microsoft Country Partner of the Year once again,” said Aisling Curtis, Commercial Director, Microsoft Ireland “Given the quality and calibre of all the entrants Codec’s win is all the more impressive as it continues to distinguish itself as a top partner. Codec exemplifies remarkable expertise, innovation and versatility in bringing cutting-edge solutions to complex business challenges and providing digital transformation opportunities for their customers”.

Codec will receive the award at Microsoft’s annual global partner event Microsoft Inspire which will take place in Las Vegas on 15-19 July.