SCC wins NetApp Public Sector Partner of the Year award
SCC is ending 2020 on a high after being named NetApp Public Sector Partner of the Year at the NetApp UK&I Partner Awards. Held virtually, the annual UK&I Partner Awards recognise the outstanding contribution and support provided to NetApp and its customers throughout the year. Nominations for all the awards are provided by the UK&I NetApp community and winners chosen for based on performance and stand-out achievements. SCC was also shortlisted in the Star Solution Provider Partner of the Year and FlexPod Partner of the Year categories and won Public Sector Partner of the Year for its outstanding work across the public sector, particularly within healthcare having supported NHS Trusts throughout the UK during this challenging year. Dean Ainsworth, SCC NetApp Sales Specialist, was also shortlisted in the individual award category Partner Sales Contribution of the Year. Adam Clark, SCC National Sales Director, said: “We are proud to accept this award from NetApp, which represents another milestone in our successful, long-term partnership. It’s particularly pleasing to be recognised for our achievement in the Public Sector this year, having worked tirelessly in support of NHS Trusts and frontline workers throughout the coronavirus crisis. We look forward to growing our relationship with NetApp into 2021 and beyond.” Denise Bryant is the head of NetApp’s channel organization in the UK&I: “Our NetApp partners consistently deliver outstanding customer experiences through excellent sales successes, truly innovative solutions, and unequalled levels of service. Therefore, it’s so important that we recognise and reward the achievements of our partners with the NetApp UK&I Partner Awards. We’re delighted to celebrate our partners’ contributions to the growth of our collective business.” Pat McPhillips, Channel Manager at NetApp, added: “Congratulations to the team at SCC on your NetApp Public Sector Partner of the Year award. It is testament to all the hard work you have put in and I am sure we will continue to reap the benefits going forward. We look forward to working with you into 2021.” This is the latest accolade in a successful awards season for SCC and its sixth award in 2020, having most recently been named Corporate VAR of the Year and Heroes of the Year at the prestigious CRN Channel Awards.