From innovative implementations to investments in expertise, 15 partners were recognized for their Epi-centric accomplishments over the last year
London, Feb. 7, 2019 – Avensia, Made to Engage and Prodware scored top honours in the first-ever EMEA Partner of the Year Awards from Episerver, the company transforming digital experiences.
A panel of Episerver judges decided the winners through meticulous reviews of revenue, projects, customer wins and other key metrics, with the winners being announced at the annual partners event.
“Episerver partners are critical not only to our success but our customers’ success as well,” said Cliff Hill, Vice President, EMEA & APAC Sales at Episerver. “Whether it is through record revenue or reimagined digital experiences, their contributions do not go unnoticed. Events like Epi Partner Close-Up provide the perfect opportunity to praise and share their achievements from the previous year with their peers. A big congratulations to all the winners, and we have no doubt 2019 will bring even more reasons to celebrate.”
The following were honoured for their distinct achievements with Episerver’s products and pipeline:
- Avensia won EMEA Partner of the Year for outstanding performance across the EMEA region. Avensia is Episerver’s fastest-growing partner across EMEA with recent wins in the Nordics and the UK with large digital commerce projects spanning across Europe.
- Made to Engage won EMEA Partner of the Year for Digital Experience for delivering a solution with exceptional customer experience. Made to Engage previously won 2017 UKI Partner of the Year and continued its strong performance and commitment to Episerver in 2018 with household names like Eason & Son running the full suite of Episerver products, and big wins such as Hornby.
- Prodware Spain won EMEA Partner of the Year Ascender for strong growth and investment in Episerver expertise. After only starting to work with Episerver just one year ago, Prodware has sold multiple large commerce projects, while promoting Episerver and Microsoft’s strategic partnership for increased business pipeline.
Alongside Winners of the EMEA Partner of the Year Awards, Local Partner of the Year and Local Innovator of the Year awards were given across six regions in both categories.
Awarded for overall sales and excellent performance, Local Partner of the Year winners are:
Knowit of Sweden (for generating the most revenue and their investment in Episerver certifications); Tieto of Finland (for fantastic performance both in sales and development side as well as commitment to Episerver strategy); Immeo of Denmark (for its focus on certifications and joint marketing events); Epinova of Norway (for top revenues and exceptional delivery); CDS of UK/IE (for highest revenues and big-name customer wins); and Delaware of Continental Europe (for top revenues and bringing in new opportunities).
Awarded for innovative Episerver implementations, Local Innovator of the Year winners are:
Star Publick of Sweden (for delivering unique projects for customers); Digia of Finland (for great work with challenging and ambitious commerce projects); Kraftvaerk of Denmark (for helping customers reach digital transformation goals); Inmeta of Norway (for creating unique usability for end users and editors in complex environments); Maginus of UK/IE (for taking an experience-first approach to complex deployments); and Bright IT of Continental Europe (for using AI technology to develop state-of-the art websites for some of Austria’s biggest brands).
“The 2019 class of Episerver EMEA and Local Partner of the Year winners, highlight the breadth of experience and creativity our partner network brings to Episerver customers across the globe,” said Dominic Citino, Vice President, Partnerships at Episerver. “Our award-winning partners and their peers help organizations use Episerver Digital Experience Cloud™ to create seamless, standout customer experiences. Episerver partners are helping to create innovative experiences for our mutual customers that deliver both real value and competitive differentiation.”
All 15 total winners were celebrated at Epi Partner Close-Up, an annual event helping partners get more out of Episerver solutions, providing information about latest product news and roadmaps and sharing customer case studies. View the impressive lineup of EMEA and local Partner of the Year nominees, here: https://www.episerver.com/partner-closeup-2019#activeTabs=84297-partner-awards. North American Partner of the Year winners will be announced at Ascend USA, held Oct. 27-29 in Miami, FL.