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Mexico City, Mexico, 2011/09/02 - Frost & Sullivan hosted its 2011 Latin America Excellence in Best Practices Awards, at a banquet held August 25, at the W Hotel in Mexico City, Mexico.
Top performers from diverse sectors ranging from technology, contact center, healthcare, energy and telecommunications were honored at the event.
With 50 years of global experience Frost & Sullivan monitors and analyzes a wide number of markets to provide strategic consulting for the growth of its customers. Industry analysts worldwide compare market participants and measure performance through in-depth interviews, analysis and extensive secondary research in order to identify best practices.
The Excellence in Best Practices Awards recognized companies for innovative developments, outstanding performances and business achievements – in essence, for establishing best practice in their industries and for identifying emerging trends before they became the standard in the marketplace.
In this year's event, Frost & Sullivan could count with the support of strong sponsorship coming from Verint, Atento and HP. “It is a great opportunity for us to be part of this event. Congratulations to Frost & Sullivan for organizing and recognizing best practices in our industry”, comments Diego Gomez, Verint's Sales Vice President for Latin America & Caribbean.
The event began with a cocktail welcoming reception, followed by the Awards Ceremony integrated with dinner. The opening was conducted by Joe Fristensky, Frost & Sullivan's Partner and Global Vice President, and by Fernando Serra, Latin America Sales Director, who gave a presentation on Mega Trends, recent study conducted by Frost & Sullivan.
Some of the awarded companies included:
• Alestra - 2011 Mexican Network Management Services Growth Leadership Award
• Polycom – 2011 Latin American Videoconferencing Company of the Year Award
• Siemens Enterprise Communications – 2011 Mexican Communications and Collaboration Solutions Product Differentiation Excellence Award
• Digiware – 2011 Andean Region Managed Security Services Growth Leadership Award
• Atento – Mexican Contact Center Outsourcing Services Market Share Leadership Award
• IDESA- Jose Luis Uriegas Lifetime Achievement Award
• HP- Octavio Marquez CEO of the Year.
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