On Monday, distributor Tech Data Canada announcedthe winners of its eighth annual Circle of Excellence Awards. The program isdesigned to recognize the distributor’s top resellers for revenue, dedication,commitment and leadership, selected by Tech Data executives based on suchcriteria as growth, partnership, electronic commerce integration and jointstrategic initiatives.

“The importance of partnership seems to be theoverwhelming theme this year,” explained Frank Haid, vice-president, sales,Tech Data Canada. “A significant number of this year’s recipients are membersof our TechSelect program. TechSelect members are typically early adopters ofnew technologies, and with the opportunity to foster the development ofstrategic relationships and business consultation through the program’sconferences, the community was clearly able make significant headway againstthe economic challenges that characterized the past year.”

The winners for this year are: CDW (NationalPartner), ELCO Systems Inc. (System Builder Partner), Triware Technologies(Atlantic Region), Informatique D.L. (Region du Québec), CPU Design Inc.(Region du Québec), SHI Canada (Central Region), Mid-Range Inc. (CentralRegion), OnX Enterprise Solutions (Central Region), Zycom Technology (CapitalRegion), TeraMach Technologies Inc. (Capital Region), Think Communications(Western Region), Sudden Service Technologies (Western Region) and Acrodex(Western Region).