September 12, 2012 Makati City, Philippines – Microsoft Philippines announced the winners of the 2012 Microsoft Partner Network (MPN) awards during the recently concluded MPN Recognition Night held at the Ascott Hotel in Makati City. dB Wizards, a leading provider of business, learning and outsourcing solutions garnered the most number of awards winning the most coveted Partner of the Year award as well as the Application Platform Infrastructure Optimization (APIO) Partner of the Year and Business Productivity Infrastructure Optimization (BPIO) Partner of the Year.
From L to R: Verlyn Perez - Partner Account Manager, Microsoft Philippines; Dette Nacario - SMS&P Director, Microsoft Philippines; Antonio Lasala - Finance Director, dB Wizards; Michelle Lachica - Sales & Marketing Director, dB Wizards; Pocholo Reyes - Managing Director, dB Wizards; Levi Nabor - Assistant Manager for Business Productivity Solutions, dB Wizards; Karrie Ilagan - General Manager, Microsoft Philippines.
Partner of the Year Award The Partner of the Year Award highlights and recognizes the excellence and achievement of dB Wizards who has worked innovatively to produce exceptional results in terms of sales and support of Microsoft solutions in FY12.
APIO Partner of the Year Award
The APIO Partner of the Year Award is for dB Wizards’ innovative use of Microsoft SQL Server on its customer projects and engagements and for exceeding goals and commitments in the Partner Solution Plan and Partner Business Plan. dB Wizards has been a key partner of Microsoft Philippines in driving leading edge programs to support Microsoft in its targets.
BPIO Partner of the Year Award
The BPIO Partner of the Year Award recognized dB Wizards for providing a Business Productivity solution based on the Microsoft Business Productivity platform. The solution have empowered information workers with self-service analysis, as well as helped customers with better team collaboration, allowing for more aligned and informed decisions through the use of Microsoft SharePoint. “dB Wizards is extremely proud to receive these awards”, said Pocholo Reyes, Managing Director of dB Wizards. “Being recognized for our extraordinary achievement for our work with SQL Server and SharePoint; migrating our clients from competitive platforms, optimizing existing deployments and expanding market reach through geo-expansion initiatives confirms our dedication to addressing our clients business needs with innovative offerings based on the Microsoft technologies”.
About Microsoft Partner Awards
This annual awards night honors members of the Microsoft Partner Network for delivering exemplary customer solutions in the past fiscal year using Microsoft technologies. Award winners and finalists were selected from nominated local partners based on their dedicated use of Microsoft technologies to provide solutions for their customer’s needs.