Rochester, New York, November 2, 2020 – Last week at Cisco’s annual partner conference, held digitally this year, SMP was honored with Execution Excellence – Regional Partner of the Year for its innovation, leadership and best practice as a Cisco business partner across Americas US Theater. SMP was recognized for its People First approach to its customers; treating every organization and individual with integrity, in addition to its technology expertise, hundreds of certifications, and always-on support.  This is the second year in a row that SMP has received this award from Cisco.

Cisco Partner Summit awards are designed to recognize best-in-class business practices and serve as a model to the industry within their respective regions. Awards are given to exemplary channel partners that demonstrate innovative practices, application success, unique programs, problem solving and sales approaches.

“SMP and Cisco enjoy a strong partnership that has helped our business grow and has enabled us to provide industry leading solutions to our customers,” said Peter Allen, COO, SMP. “This continued recognition of our work together is rewarding and confirms our belief that SMP provides the highest level of Cisco expertise and services our customers demand, especially in these unique and challenging times.”

Cisco Partner Summit Digital Theater/Area awards reflect the top-performing partners within specific technology markets across the Americas US theater. All award recipients are selected by a group of Cisco Global Partner Organization and regional and theater executives.

SMP has been recognized by Cisco many times over its 20-year relationship. A two-time Execution Excellence award winner, SMP has also received the Customer Satisfaction Excellence Gold Star, Breakaway Partner of the Year, and Architecture Excellence – Enterprise Networking awards in recent years. SMP has also attained both Master Collaboration and Gold Partner honors. Both certifications are two of the highest the Cisco partners can achieve globally.

About SMP
SMP has been delivering strategic IT with integrity, passion, and a service guarantee for over 20 years. Serving all industries, our value-based technology solutions, and services center around audio visual, collaboration, data center, network, and security. We partner with top manufacturers like Cisco, Dell EMC, NetApp and VMware to provide world-class technology solutions to our customers. A Best Company to Work for in NYS, SMP is headquartered in Rochester, NY and serves customers globally.