AUSTIN, Texas – July 6, 2011 – Catapult Systems, a Microsoft IT consulting firm, today announced it has won the “South Central District Managed Partner of the Year” award as part of Microsoft’s FY11 Central Region Managed Partner Awards Program. The company was chosen out of an extensive field of Microsoft partners for delivering market-leading customer solutions built on Microsoft technology. In addition, Catapult Systems was also recently named2011 Microsoft Worldwide Digital Marketing Partner of the Year.


“This has been an outstanding year working closely with Microsoft to help our fast-growing base of customers implement technologies that improve critical operations,” noted Emily Villanueva, Catapult Systems vice president of marketing. “This award is another important honor for our employees, who are committed to providing the most innovative solutions and superior customer service.”


The Microsoft Partner Program awards recognize Microsoft partners that have developed and delivered exceptional Microsoft-based solutions over the past year. This honor goes to the partner that has exemplified overall “best in class” characteristics tied to revenue, marketing ROI, customer satisfaction and loyalty, and significant innovation and commitment to selling the full Microsoft stack in the South Central Area.


“Together with Microsoft, we’re helping businesses remain competitive with the advanced technologies they need to improve collaboration, optimize knowledge and maximize computing power,” said Mark Grimes, Catapult Systems vice president of sales.  “This Partner of the Year award is a great recognition for our team and the customers we serve.”