Arkadin is Double Winner in ‘Best in Biz EMEA Awards’ for Fastest Growth and Company of the Year
Best in Biz recognizes Arkadin with two awards
Arkadin, an NTT Communications company, and one of the largest and fastest growing providers of Collaboration and Unified Communications services, announced today it has won a silver award for ‘Fastest Growing Company of the Year’ and a bronze award for ‘Company of the Year’ in the Best in Biz Awards 2014 EMEA. The awards competition is the only independent business awards program in Europe, Middle East and Africa judged by members of the press and industry analysts. Arkadin’s strong growth and strategy for continued momentum factored in the judges’ decision. Highlights include:
- Unified Communications technologies: Market-leading cloud-based UC solutions from Microsoft and Cisco Jabber were introduced and integrated with Arkadin’s premium audio conferencing for scalable deployments and a high ROI for customers.
- Innovative White Label Partnerships: Alliances with leading Telecoms, such as Orange Business Services, expanded Arkadin’s global footprint, while enabling businesses to benefit from fast, easy collaboration services that increase workplace productivity and efficiency.
- Video-as-a-Service offerings: ArkadinVideo powered by Vidyo achieved strong annual growth at 95%, far higher than industry averages for video conferencing services.
- International expansion: Seven new countries were added in Asia, Europe and Latin America since 2012, with Colombia and Chile targeted for expansion in 2014.
“We’re thrilled to be recognized for our strong performance, especially when judged among many highly regarded organizations,” says Christophe Reyes, Arkadin’s Managing Director, Europe, the Middle East and Africa. “Our growth will be sustained by equipping our customers with the highest quality collaboration and UC services, paired with exceptional customer service at the local level.”
Winners of Best in Biz Awards 2014 EMEA were determined by scores from a panel of 16 high-caliber judges from top-tier newspapers, business, finance and technology publications, as well as broadcast outlets from 10 countries, including ARD (Germany), Banking & Finance Magazine (Belgium and Netherlands), BBC Radio Leeds (UK), Branders (Switzerland), Guardian (UK), HTmobile (Israel), IAA Magazine (UAE), Irish Independent (Ireland), Jerusalem Post (Israel), Khaleej Times (UAE), Micro Mart (UK), PC Format (UK), Tbreak Media (UAE), The Engaging Brand (UK) and Xbox Plus (Brazil).
For a full list of gold, silver and bronze winners in Best in Biz Awards 2014 EMEA, visit: http://emea.bestinbizawards.com/emea-2014-winners.
Arkadin is one of the largest and fastest growing Unified Communications and Collaboration Service Providers in the world. Our collection of market-leading audio/web/video conferencing and Unified Communications solutions enables enjoyable collaboration experiences that are essential to success in a digitally connected global workplace. As an NTT Communications company, our services are delivered in the cloud and backed by a cutting-edge infrastructure for premium service quality. Over 42,000 customers spanning the largest global enterprises to small businesses are supported locally in 19 languages through our network of 56 operations centers in 33 countries. For more information: http://www.arkadin.com.
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