Hewlett Packard Enterprise has honoured its top performing partners across New Zealand in 2018, recognising a year of growth through the channel.
Unveiled during a ceremony in Auckland, awards were judged on a combination of revenue, performance against target, growth and overall engagement with HPE and customers.
Lexel Systems claimed four awards on the night, taking home Platinum and Growth honours, alongside individual recognition for Saif Nouri and Matthew Goodey across technical and sales.
Meanwhile, Datacom scored a triple win in Regional and Strategic categories, as well as Melvin Fleiser for technical expertise within the Aruba portfolio, in addition to Ingram Micro who received individual acknowledgment through Sejal Shah in marketing and Stephen Jones in channel.
Exeed claimed the distribution honours, while Acquire and Supply NZ took home Gold and Silver awards respectively.
Revera was recognised for excellence within the Service Provider market, with SoftSource shining as the leading Aruba partner in New Zealand.
From an individual standpoint, other key winners included Jeremy Abott of Spark for channel excellence.
Here’s a full rundown of the winners:
Platinum Partner of the Year - Lexel Systems
Distribution Partner of the Year - Exeed
Gold Partner of the Year - Acquire
Silver Partner of the Year - Supply NZ
Growth Partner of the Year - Lexel Systems
Aruba Growth Partner of the Year - SoftSource
Regional Partner of the Year - Datacom
Service Provider of the Year - Revera
Sales MVP - Matthew Goodey (Lexel Systems)
Marketing MVP - Sejal Shah (Ingram Micro)
Aruba Technical MVP - Melvin Fleiser (Datacom)
Technical MVP - Saif Nouri (Lexel Systems)
Channel Director - Jeremy Abott (Spark)
Channel Director - Stephen Jones (Ingram Micro)
Strategic Partner of the Year - Datacom