Parallel Technologies Named CBTS 2017 Regional Channel Partner of the Year

January 18th, 2018 10:28 am

Rob Schmittauer, Vice President of Sales at Parallel, and CBTS Channel Manager Laura Anneken have been instrumental in maintaining the companies’ strong partnership.

Cincinnati, OH, January 18, 2018 – Parallel Technologies, Inc. is pleased to announce that it has been named CBTS Regional Channel Partner of the Year for 2017. The Regional Channel Partner of the Year designation is awarded to top CBTS channel partners based on key performance indicators for new business revenue.

CBTS recognizes its partners that excel in selling strategic services, including Unified Communications as a Service, SD-WAN, and Network as a Service. Parallel is partnering with CBTS and its 700 engineers and 100 project managers to deliver customer-oriented and technology focused solutions.

“Our partners are a vital part of CBTS and its success,” said Rob Messmer, Senior Director and Channel Chief at CBTS. “We’re proud to name Parallel our Regional Channel Partner of the Year, and look forward to continuing this partnership for years to come.”

“Parallel and CBTS have long been a solid pairing to offer the best in unified communications, managed services, and network offerings,” said Rob Schmittuaer, Vice President of Sales for Parallel Technologies. “We’re beyond thrilled to be formally recognized with the CBTS Regional Channel Partner of the Year designation for 2017, and look forward to continuing to exceed expectations in 2018.”

About Parallel Technologies, Inc.

Serving customers since 1983, Parallel Technologies, Inc. is a top provider of business communications solutions, partnering with best-in-class providers to offer comprehensive voice, data, video and wireless solutions to more than 5,000 customers in Ohio and Kentucky, and many more throughout the United States. Parallel Technologies’ commitment to customer satisfaction has consistently earned the company numerous industry awards, and its focus on employees has allowed Parallel to be named as a “Best Place to Work” multiple years in a row in both Columbus and Cincinnati. The company is headquartered in Dublin, Ohio, with regional offices in Cincinnati and Dayton, Ohio. For more information, visit