Stories by Chris Bell

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It’s that time of the year when smooth faces around the tech channel sprout disturbing upper-lip hair, male colleagues go all Burt Reynolds on you and no one has the nerve to titter (at least not to your face) because they say it’s for a good cause.

Best Co-Marketing Campaign: OSS

The inaugural Best Co-Marketing Campaign category is aimed at the business partner who makes the best use of its marketing budget. The judges were looking for impact, creativity, clarity of offer and a measurable return.

Supreme winner removes barriers between taxpayers and IRD

Solnet Solutions, the winner of the Workplace Collaboration category and also the supreme winner in the IBM Business Partner Awards, secured both prizes to recognise its groundbreaking work for the Inland Revenue Department, using IBM’s WebSphere Portal technology.

Anyware now sub-distributor for Altec Lansing, Plantronics

Anyware Computer Accessories has been appointed New Zealand sub-distributor for the Altec Lansing and Plantronics range of audio products, which includes loudspeakers for stereo and home theatre use, Bluetooth earpieces, Altec Lansing’s iPod/iPhone docking stations.