Dublin, OH, 1/12/16 – Parallel Technologies, Inc. announced today it has received ShoreTel’s Circle of Excellence Award in the U.S. Solutions category for the 2015 partner year, covering the October 2014 through September 2015 time period. The award recognizes Parallel Technologies for exceptional achievement in areas including net billings and billings growth, new cloud bookings/monthly recurring revenue, and customer satisfaction. Partners in the U.S. Solutions category had to demonstrate a combination of growth for both onsite net billings and cloud bookings. ShoreTel, Inc. is the leading provider of brilliantly simple phone systems and unified communications (UC) solutions.
“This is our sixth time winning the award, and our third year in a row to receive this honor. We have moved up the ranks from #10 in 2013, to #7 in 2014, and this year to #4 out of ShoreTel’s over 500 dealers worldwide,” said Joseph Redman, President of Parallel Technologies, Inc. “I am so proud of our team, whose commitment to training, certification, standardized processes, and of course customer satisfaction, has earned us this distinction year after year.”
“Being named to the Circle of Excellence is the highest accolade given by ShoreTel to its partners, and we’re very pleased to once again welcome Parallel Technologies into this elite group,” said David Petts, senior vice president of worldwide sales at ShoreTel. “The Circle of Excellence Award is presented to ShoreTel’s top global reseller partners, and each year less than one-half of one percent of all partners earn this distinction. We’re proud that Parallel surpassed the strict criteria required to earn Circle of Excellence status this year. ”
ShoreTel partners specialize in delivering ShoreTel’s solutions portfolio as well as training and supporting end customers. They have expertise in disciplines such as LAN, WAN, call center, voice and data application integration. ShoreTel and its partners share the same goals in delivering UC solutions that improve communication and collaboration, with superior levels of customer care and satisfaction at a low total cost of ownership.
About Parallel Technologies
Parallel Technologies, Inc. is a top provider of comprehensive communications solutions and the largest privately held provider of converged voice and data communications systems in the Midwest. Serving customers since 1983, the company has partnered with best-in-class providers to offer comprehensive voice, data, video and wireless communications solutions to more than 5,000 customers throughout Ohio and Kentucky, and many more throughout the United States. Parallel Technology’s 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” for six consecutive years. The company is headquartered in Dublin, Ohio, with regional offices in Cincinnati and Dayton, Ohio. For more information, visit www.paralleltech.com.
ShoreTel, Inc. is a leading provider of brilliantly simple IP phone systems and unified communications solutions powering today’s always-on workforce. Its flexible communications solutions for onsite, cloud and hybrid environments eliminate complexity, reduce costs and improve productivity. Recognized for its industry-leading customer experience and support, ShoreTel’s innovative business phones, application integration, collaboration tools, mobility, and contact center applications enable users to communicate and collaborate no matter the time, place or device, with minimal demand on IT resources. ShoreTel is headquartered in Sunnyvale, Calif., and has regional offices and partners worldwide. For more information, visit www.shoretel.com.
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