MapInfo Announces 2003 Americas Partner Award
Wednesday, December 10, 2003 8:30 AM
TROY, N.Y., Dec 10, 2003 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- MapInfo Corporation
(MAPS) today announced the recipients of its 2003 Americas Partner Awards.
The annual awards recognize partner and value-added resellers (VARs) for
outstanding achievement and commitment to MapInfo. More than 300 partners
in the Americas distribute MapInfo products and solutions around the globe.
Based on their domain expertise of various vertical markets, MapInfo partners
offer hundreds of custom and packaged location-based solutions and data
products that enable users to make more insightful decisions. MapInfo
Partner Awards recognize outstanding overall sales achievement and superior
performance within key geographies and specific markets.
"MapInfo partners are a critical component in our strategy for supporting
customers. The 2003 Americas Partner Award winners represent a cross section
of partners based on revenue and a partner's ability to exceed MapInfo's
expectations. The award-winning partners have been extremely dedicated
to working with MapInfo to provide organizations with comprehensive solutions
and extensive customer support," said Mike Agron, managing director,
Channel Sales, Partner & Business Development, MapInfo. "As more
organizations realize the benefits of location technology, we fully expect
MapInfo's partner program to continue its expansion to more industries
across the globe."
The 2003 MapInfo Partner Award winners include:
-- U.S. Partner of the Year--Schlosser Geographic Systems, Inc.
-- Canadian Partner of the Year--KOREM, Inc.
-- Latin America Partner of the Year--gedas Mexico S.A. de C.V.
-- State & Local Government Partner of the Year--International
-- State & Local Government "Above & Beyond" Award--Mitchell
-- Predictive Analytics Partner of the Year--Polk Canada, Inc.
-- Predictive Analytics "Above & Beyond" Award--Galilee
-- Above & Beyond Award--DataSource Technology, Inc.
-- Above & Beyond Award--TerraNOVA International
MapInfo Corporation is a global software company that integrates software,
data and services to help customers realize greater value from location-based
information and drive more insightful decisions. MapInfo solutions are
available in 20 languages through a network of strategic partners and
distribution channels in 60 countries. Headquartered in Troy, NY, MapInfo
Corporation is on the World Wide Web at www.mapinfo.com.
MapInfo is a trademark of MapInfo Corporation and/or its subsidiaries
This press release contains forward-looking statements involving risks
and uncertainties. Any statement not a statement of historical fact is
a forward-looking statement, including without limitation statements concerning
demand for and benefits of MapInfo products and integration of MapInfo
products with existing solutions. Market acceptance, potential integration
difficulties, decreased customer spending and economic trends may cause
these statements not to be true or to differ materially from the manner
presented. MapInfo takes no responsibility to update any forward-looking
SOURCE: MapInfo Corporation
Angela Girard, 518-285-6000
Keith Giannini or Lauren Arnold, 781-684-0770