News | June 9, 2014

ASCII Announces Columbus Success Summit Awards

Source: The ASCII Group
Bernadette Wilson

By Bernadette Wilson

The ASCII Group, Inc. has announced the winners of the ASCII Success Summit “Best of Show” Awards. At each of eight ASCII Success Summits in 2014, members of the solutions provider community attending the event vote for their choices in categories such as solutions, new products, channel programs, promotions and incentives, and sales and support.

Datto won the overall “Best of Show” award as well as “Best New Product.”  Pictured with the award for Best of Show is, from left, Jerry Koutavas, president of The ASCII Group; Rob Rae, VP of business development for Datto; Jean Alexander, VP of business development for The ASCII Group; Samantha Ciaccia, channel engagement manager at Datto, and Christine Gassman, partner development manager at Datto.

LogMeIn and StorageCraft shared the prize for “Best Software Solution,” and Carbonite and JetStream shared the prize for “Best Cloud Solution.”

Lenovo won “Best Hardware Solution,” and GFI MAX won “Best Revenue Generator.” “Best Channel Incentives” went to ChannelOnline. HP received two awards: “Best Channel Program” and “Best Partner Commitment.” AVG Technologies received the award for “Best Customer Support,” and SYNNEX received the award for “Best Distribution Sales Support.”

Four more ASCII Success Summits will take place this year: Atlanta, June 18-19; Providence, RI, July 30-31; Phoenix, AZ, Sept. 17-18; and Atlantic City, NJ, Oct. 22-23. For more information, visit

Source: The ASCII Group