Awards and Certifications

Listing our awards isn’t just about tooting our own horn—it’s about showing you who we are, the expertise our people bring to the table, and the partners we choose to do business with.

As one of the fastest-growing providers of IT solutions and services, NWN has earned numerous awards recognizing our focus, commitment, and dedication to helping customers solve their business problems.

Industry Recognition

  • 20 Most Promising Cloud Solution Providers 2015
  • CRN’s MSP 500 list 2015, 2016
  • CRN Names Mont Phelps as one of the Most Innovative Executives of the Year 2015
  • CRN: Tech Elite 250 2014, 2015
  • CRN: 81st of Top 100 VARs  2014
  • CRN: Healthcare award
  • CRN Named Jane Linder Among 100 Most Powerful Women of the Channel (2008, 2009, 2010, 2012, 2013, 2014, 2015, 2016)
  • CRN Named Shannon Ludwig and Lori Koch Among Most Powerful Women of the Channel (2016)
  • CRN Solution Provider 500 List (formerly VAR 500) (2013,2014)
  • US Patent Office awarded Jane Linder a patent for innovation
  • CRN Named Mont Phelps as one of the Most Innovative Executives
  • CRN: Elite 250 for Certifications and Specializations 2011
  • Zenoss: NCare won Best In Class MSP award (2015, 2016)

Partner Awards and Certifications

Cisco

  • Gold Partner (since 2003)
  • Cisco Customer Satisfaction Excellence (for 14 years in a row!)
  • Master Cloud Builder
  • Cloud and Managed Services Master
  • Master Collaboration (formerly known as Master Unified Communications)
  • Master Security
  • Telepresence Video Advanced Plus
  • ATP – Identity Services Engine (ISE)
  • ATP – Physical Security
  • ATP – TeleHealth Reseller
  • Advanced Content Security Specialization
  • SLED Transformational Partner of the Year for Americas Public Sector Vertical – 2016
  • Cloud Partner of the Year for Americas East Channels – 2016
  • Global Cloud and Managed Services Partner of the year – 2015
  • US Service Provider Cloud and Business Acceleration – Collaboration Cloud Partner of the Year – 2015
  • US GEO – Architectural Excellence Cloud Provider – 2015
  • Public Sector – Public Sector Cloud Partner of the Year – 2015
  • East Channels – Cloud Partner of the Year – 2015
  • South Channels – Cloud Partner of the Year – 2015
  • Customer Satisfaction Partner of the Year 2015
  • Cloud Innovation Partner of the Year 2013
  • National Vertical Partner of the Year – Healthcare 2011
  • Cisco Vertical Partner of the year in Healthcare 2011
  • National Operational Excellence Partner of the Year 2010

Citrix

  • Citrix Silver Partner
  • Access Gateway Certified
  • Branch Repeater Certified

EMC

  • Silver Business Partner
  • EMC Velocity Services Quality Award
  • Cloud Services Provider

Emerson/Liebert

  • US Partner of the Year 2010

HP

Highest level partner certification in both enterprise and consumer products, including:

  • HP Printing and Personal Systems Growth Reseller of the Year 2015
  • Platinum Converged Infrastructure
  • Gold Client Virtualization Specialisthp-supplies-medallion (1)
  • Gold Printing and Computing ServiceOne Specialist
  • Gold Managed Print Specialist
  • Gold Workstation Specialist
  • Expert – ServiceONE
  • Clearpass Nationally Certified

HP Inc.

  • Platinum Personal Systems Partner
  • Gold Imaging and Printing Partner
  • Client Virtualization Specialist
  • DesignJet Specialist
  • Managed Print Specialist
  • Services Specialist Sales
  • Services Specialist Delivery

Intel

  • Platinum Partner

Intel Security (fka. McAfee)

  • Platinum Partner
  • Security Connected Partner of Year 2011

Microsoft

  • Gold Application Development
  • Gold Devices and Deployment
  • Silver Collaboration and Content
  • Silver Cloud Productivity
  • Azure Circle
  • Advisory Online Services- Government Partner
  • Microsoft Surface Authorized

NetApp

  • Public Sector Partne of the Year – SouthEast 2015
  • FlexPod Premier Partner
  • FlexPod Certified
  • CDOT Certified
  • NASAP Certified
  • NASP Certified

VMware

  • Premier Partner
  • Management Products Focus Partner
  • VSAN Elite Partner
  • VMware vCloud Air Network Partner
  • Server Virtualization
  • Business Continuity
  • Desktop Virtualization
  • Hybrid Cloud
  • Management Automation
  • Management Operations
  • Software-Defined Storage
  • VMware vCloud Air Enterprise Level Service Provider

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