PC Mall, Inc. (NASDAQ: MALL) today announced it has won the Platinum Level Operational Excellence Award at the 2011 Microsoft Worldwide Partner Conference. The company was chosen out of the North American field of top Microsoft Partners for delivering market-leading operational excellence supporting Microsoft technology. The awards were distributed at a ceremony July 14 th in Los Angeles at Microsoft’s Worldwide Partner Conference.
“We are thrilled that our high levels of operational excellence regarding Microsoft products have been recognized,” said Kris Rogers, executive vice president at PC Mall. “Platinum Level recognition is consistent with our goal of providing premiere support to our customers on key technology products that are critical to their business success.”
Winners were chosen from a pool of more than 30 entrants in the US and Canada. PC Mall was recognized for superior operational excellence, meeting or exceeding specific requirements for the number of valid agreements in a variety of categories, as well as the number of on-time and valid order submissions and revenue reconciliation. In addition, Platinum Level winners were able to collaboratively influence performance metrics not completely under their control. Platinum Level winners were able to drive outstanding performance in their organization’s adoption of key initiatives. By meeting these operational criteria, these winners have illustrated their commitment to providing value and superior customer satisfaction.
“These partners are great examples of the collaboration excellence that allow our customers to leverage Microsoft’s offerings to their fullest advantage,” said Mary Ellen Smith, General Manager of Commercial Operations. “I’m happy to recognize this year’s winners for their outstanding execution quality and dedication to Microsoft and our customers alike.”The Microsoft Licensing Operational Excellence Awards recognize Microsoft Partners that have developed and delivered operational excellence over the past year. About PC Mall, Inc. PC Mall, Inc., through its wholly-owned subsidiaries, is a leading value added direct marketer of technology products, services and solutions to small and medium sized businesses, mid-market and enterprise customers, government and educational institutions and individual consumers. PC Mall brands include: PC Mall, PC Mall Gov, Sarcom, MacMall, Abreon, NSPI, eCost and OnSale. In the twelve months ended June 30, 2011, PC Mall generated $1.4 billion in revenue and had over 2,800 employees, over 64% of which are in sales or service positions. For more information please visit pcmall.com/investor or call (310) 354-5600.