Atlantech Online Awarded ShoreTel Certified Champion Status
Silver Spring, MD January 29, 2009 - Atlantech Online announced today that they were awarded Shoretel Certified Champion Partner status. ShoreTel, Inc. (NASDAQ: SHOR), a leading provider of Pure IP Unified Communications (UC) solutions, has designed the Champion Partner Program to strengthen the relationship between ShoreTel and its partners, advancing and growing both companies’ market share in the unified communications industry, and ensuring that every customer continues to be delighted with their ShoreTel experience.
"We’re pleased to welcome value-added partners into the Champion Partner Program - especially those that have a commitment to sales and technical training, infrastructure development and focus on customer service in delivering our innovative products and leading business solutions," said Tom Hamilton, senior director of worldwide channel marketing at ShoreTel. "In this case, we are encouraged by Atlantech Online’s commitment to value-add solution sales and delivery of ShoreTel Unified Communications systems."
"We are honored that Shoretel has recognized Atlantech Online as a Certified Champion Partner. Atlantech has been providing Shoretel Unified Communications solutions for more than three years and we have found that our clients regard them as a powerful business tool that assists them in reducing telecommunications costs while increasing their ability to communicate efficiently internally and with their customers and vendors" said Ed Fineran, President of Atlantech Online. "The cost-effective solution that the Shoretel solution provides along with its innovative features is a tremendous compliment to Atlantech’s telephone and Internet service offerings."
Since ShoreTel’s first product shipment in 1998, customer satisfaction has been at the core of ShoreTel’s top business priorities and is a requirement for the primary business values for all ShoreTel partners. Customers who purchase ShoreTel solutions rank their product above other manufacturers for technology, ease of use, management, customer service, solution experience, product features and performance. Atlantech Online is committed to satisfying future customers and helping contribute to ShoreTel’s ranking as Best Overall VoIP telephony vendor among end-users for the past five years in a row, according to industry analyst firm Nemertes Research.
About Atlantech Online:
Atlantech Online, Inc. is a business-to-business Telephone and Internet Service Provider headquartered in Silver Spring, MD. The company provides telephone service, high-speed Internet connectivity services (T1, DS3, Ethernet, and DSL), data networking services, website hosting, dedicated and managed server hosting and collocation services. Atlantech’s 800 Gigabit per second fiber backbone has the scale to support a wide variety of telecommunications solutions as its customers’ networks evolve. Additional information about Atlantech can be found atwww.atlantech.net or by contacting the company directly at 800-256-1612.
About ShoreTel, Inc.:
ShoreTel, Inc. (NASDAQ: SHOR), is leading provider of Pure IP unified Communications solutions. ShoreTel enables companies of any size to seamlessly integrate all communications - voice, video, messaging and data - with their business processes. Independent of device or location, ShoreTel’s distributed software architecture eliminates the traditional costs, complexity and reliably issues typically associated with other solutions. ShoreTel continues to deliver the highest levels of customer satisfaction, ease of use and manageability while driving down the overall total cost of ownership. ShoreTel is headquartered in Sunnyvale, CA and has regional offices in the United Kingdom, Sydney, Australia and Munich, Germany. For more information, visitwww.shoretel.com or call 1-877-80SHORE.