Crayon has rounded off a stellar year of growth with Microsoft in the Philippines following recognition among a global field of providers.
Unveiled ahead of Microsoft Inspire in Las Vegas, the software specialists took home the 2019 Microsoft Country Partner of the Year Award in the Philippines, for “demonstrating excellence” in innovation and implementation of customer solutions based on Microsoft technology.
“I’m very proud of the team in the Philippines,” said Florent Bellahsene, vice president of Asia Pacific at Crayon. “By aligning our global cloud strategy and teaming with Microsoft, together we are able to deliver maximum value to our partners and customers.”
As reported by Channel Asia, Microsoft received nearly 3,000 nominations across 115 countries, spanning in-country submissions and also across technology categories.
Crayon was also honoured for providing “outstanding” solutions and services, as well as representing “excellent” subsidiary engagement in the Philippines.
Specifically, Crayon succeeded in effective engagement with its local Microsoft office while showcasing innovation and business impact, driving customer satisfaction and winning new customers.
“This is extremely humbling and encouraging for Crayon Philippines as we strive each day to make a positive impact to our partners and customers, providing ROI to their complex technology decisions," added Jerry Bongco, country general manager of Crayon Philippines.
With expertise in software and digital transformation services, Crayon has long experience within volume software licensing optimisation, digital engineering and predictive analytics.
Headquartered in Oslo, Norway, the business houses approximately 1,300 employees in 43 offices worldwide.
“Crayon Philippines has distinguished itself as an exemplary partner, demonstrating remarkable expertise and innovation to help customers achieve more,” said Gavriella Schuster, corporate vice president of One Commercial Partner at Microsoft.