Champion Solutions Group Earned the IBM General Business Leadership Award for North America
BOCA RATON, FL – May 4, 2010 – IBM has recognized Champion Solutions Group as part of an elite group of just 34 North American Business Partners – the “Best of the Best” from 2009. As part of this recognition, Champion has earned the 2009 IBM General Business Leadership Award for outstanding growth and innovation in General Business. During this time frame, Champion achieved 44% growth in the General Business market space and has more than 550 active customers. In addition, Champion was named the winner of IBM’s Fast Track 2009 Contest for exceptional year-to-year revenue growth performance.
“We couldn’t be more pleased with these accomplishments and are extremely grateful to see continued growth within our business during these tough economic times,” commented Chris Pyle – President & CEO of Champion Solutions Group. “We have always stood by our mission (to help our customers reduce costs, increase productivity and improve application availability) and I am proud of our team’s achievements in working with IBM to make this happen for our customers.”
“Thanks to your entire team for their terrific performance, their dedication to our customers’ success and their partnership with IBM every day of the week,” Ayman Antoun, Vice President, Business Partners & Mid-Market, North America.
About Champion Solutions Group
Champion Solutions Group, a Premier IBM Business Partner, helps our customers reduce costs, increase productivity and improve application availability in their IT environments. Founded in 1979, Champion focuses on virtualization, cloud computing and data management solutions, and is committed to providing outstanding customer service and boasts deep technical skill sets in design, implementation, and management of these solutions. Despite the current economic challenges, Champion’s active customer base has grown nearly 40%. Champion’s average employee tenure is more than 5 years and in 2009, Champion was named one of the top 10 Best Places to Work according to the South Florida Business Journal. For more information, visit www.championsg.com.
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For more information, please visit Champion at www.championsg.com or call us at 1-800-771-7000.