AUSTIN, Texas, United States — June 1, 2017 — Catapult today announced it has been named a finalist for the 2017 Microsoft Cloud Productivity Partner of the Year Award. The company was honored among a global field of top Microsoft partners for demonstrating excellence in innovation and implementation of customer solutions based on Microsoft technology.

“It’s such an honor to be recognized as a 2017 Microsoft Cloud Productivity Partner of the Year,” said David Fuess, CEO, Catapult. “Through our commitment to creating IP-led solutions which are based in the cloud, we’re working to drive consumption of Office 365. After winning the 2016 Microsoft United States Partner of the Year Award, we’ve continued to reinforce our Microsoft technologies strategy and our vision for Digital Transformation.”

Awards were presented in several categories, with winners chosen from a set of more than 2,800 entrants from 115 countries worldwide. Catapult was recognized for providing outstanding solutions and services in Cloud Productivity.

As a longstanding Microsoft partner, Catapult is specifically being recognized for the ability to drive dramatic Office 365 consumption gains in 2017, under the category of Cloud Productivity.

“The outstanding innovation and expertise the Microsoft partner community continues to provide is demonstrated by this year’s award winners,” said Ron Huddleston, Corporate Vice President, One Commercial Partner, Microsoft Corp. “We applaud Catapult on achieving finalist of the 2017 Microsoft Partner of the Year Award for Cloud Productivity.”

The Microsoft Partner of the Year Awards recognize Microsoft partners that have developed and delivered exceptional Microsoft-based solutions during the past year.