Port-of-Spain, Trinidad - Telecommunications Services of Trinidad and Tobago (TSTT) representatives were in Florida recently to receive this year’s coveted “Channel Partner of the Year-Caribbean” Award from Unified Communications and Collaboration (UCC) software solutions giant MITEL. The Mitel Business Partner Conference, at The Westin Diplomat Resort & Spa in Hollywood, Florida on June 3rd, 2011 brought together MITEL’s channel partners from around the world. The annual event recognizes vendors like TSTT for their outstanding business performance, customer satisfaction, increased revenue performance, technical expertise, and overall growth.

Mitel’s President and CEO, Rich McBee congratulated all of the 2011 Mitel Business Partner Conference winners, noting the importance of a strong channel partner network to deliver tailored UCC solutions based on the Mitel Freedom architecture.

TSTT has been a MITEL partner for over twenty (20) years and has seen a significant shift in interest in the local business community for MITEL solutions because they offer tangible cost savings and improvements in business communications. “We have been able to solidify our position as a market leader and the leading source for MITEL’s innovative technology in the country” said Jeunesse Walters, Product Manager at TSTT.

The Mitel Channel Partner of the Year - Caribbean Award recognized TSTT for the company’s ability to anticipate their customer’s needs and for their overall performance. Contenders for the prize included twenty-eight (28) Regional MITEL Partners. The Award this year was determined by revenue earned from 1st February, 2010 to 1st January, 2011. Jeunesse said TSTT was especially proud because this was the second consecutive year in which TSTT captured the prestigious award.