ATLANTA, May 21, 2010 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Cbeyond, Inc. (NASDAQ:CBEY, news, filings) announced today that it is the recipient of a Cisco Partner Summit regional award for U.S. and Canada Service Provider Small Business Partner of the Year. Cisco unveiled the winners on April 27, 2010, at its annual channel partner conference in San Francisco.
"It is an honor to present Cbeyond as a Cisco Partner Summit regional award winner," said Wendy Bahr, senior vice president, U.S. and Canada channels at Cisco. "The U.S. and Canada Cisco Service Provider Small Business Partner of the Year Award recognizes Cbeyond's performance and achievements as a Cisco channel partner in the U.S. in 2009."
"Cbeyond and Cisco have a long term strategic partnership focused on providing small businesses with technology solutions that improve their productivity and help them grow," said Steve Zimba, Vice President of Marketing for Cbeyond. "By expanding our suite of cloud-based communications and IT services leveraging a Cisco powered network, Cbeyond has delivered the solutions that allow entrepreneurs to more effectively serve their customers and grow their bottom line. We are proud of this Cisco honor and will continue to expand our Cisco partnership to focus on helping small businesses grow with advanced communications and IT solutions."
Cisco Partner Summit awards are presented at three levels: regional, theater and global. Cisco Partner Summit U.S. and Canada regional awards reflect a partner's performance in a given geographic region of the United States or Canada.
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Cbeyond, Inc. (NASDAQ: CBEY) is a leading provider of IT and communications services to more than 51,000 small businesses throughout the United States. Recently named as the sixth fastest growing technology company by Forbes magazine, and added to Standard & Poor's Small Cap S&P 600 Index, Cbeyond offers more than 30 productivity-enhancing applications including local and long-distance voice, broadband Internet, mobile, BlackBerry(R), broadband laptop access, voicemail, email, web hosting, fax-to-email, data backup, file-sharing and virtual private networking. Cbeyond delivers these services over a 100 percent private all IP network. For more information on Cbeyond, visit http://www.cbeyond.net/smb.
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