PC Mall, Inc. (NASDAQ:MALL) announced today it has achieved renewal of the Cisco® Gold Certification and that it has also achieved the Customer Satisfaction Excellence Gold Star from Cisco. To earn Gold Certification, PC Mall had to meet rigorous standards set forth by Cisco in networking competency, service, support and customer satisfaction. Similarly, the Customer Satisfaction Excellence Gold Star is awarded to partners only after Cisco measures customer satisfaction levels for pre- and post-sales support over a rolling 12 month period. Partners that achieve outstanding customer satisfaction are awarded the Customer Satisfaction Excellence Gold Star. As a Cisco Gold Certified Partner, PC Mall has met the requirements for attaining the broadest range of expertise across multiple technologies by achieving Cisco advanced specializations in Unified Communications, Routing and Switching, Security, Unified Computing, and Wireless LAN. In addition, PC Mall has integrated Cisco Lifecycle Services into its offerings and as a Gold Partner is required to maintain high levels of customer satisfaction. “We are committed to providing the tools, training and programs that facilitate partner growth, differentiation and profitability,” said Edison Peres, senior vice president of worldwide channels at Cisco. “With specializations in Unified Communications, Routing and Switching, Security, Unified Computing, and Wireless LAN, PC Mall has made an investment in developing the capability to deliver the integrated and customized technology solutions that today’s customers demand. Customer service is also a cornerstone of the Cisco Resale Channel Program. We are pleased to recognize and congratulate PC Mall for also achieving outstanding customer satisfaction.” “We are delighted to renew our Cisco Gold certification and to achieve the Cisco Gold Star for Excellence in Customer Satisfaction,” said Kris Rogers, executive vice president at PC Mall. “Cisco continues to be a strong vendor partner and we are committed to our high standards for excellence and customer satisfaction in delivering Cisco-based solutions to our customers.”
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. PC Mall holds a number of key Cisco certifications, including being an Authorized Technology Partner in Telepresence, Video Surveillance, Physical Security, and Converged Building Systems, as well as holding the Advanced Unified Computing Technology Specialization and Advanced Data Center Network designations, among others. Cisco and the Cisco logo are trademarks or registered trademarks of Cisco and/or its affiliates in the U.S. and other countries.