VERNON HILLS, Ill. – MARCH 18, 2014 – CDW (NASDAQ: CDW), a leading provider of technology solutions to business, government, education and healthcare, today announced it was named Google Enterprise’s 2013 Global Partner of the Year for Google Chrome. The award was presented on March 4 at the Google Enterprise Global Partner Summit in San Francisco, Calif.
Google Enterprise recognized CDW for its proven track record of Chrome implementations. In particular, much of CDW’s Chromebook success in 2013 focused on the K-12 education market including Passaic City Schools, Achievement First and Tuscaloosa City Schools. In these districts, and many more across the country, learning became anytime/anywhere as students and educators leveraged the Web as a teaching and learning platform via Chromebook.
“We are proud to provide this recognition to CDW, which has consistently demonstrated sales, deployment and support excellence to our customers throughout 2013,” said Mark Hodgson, head of Global Partner Programs at Google.
“It is an honor to receive the Global Partner of the Year Award for Google Chrome,” said Matt Troka, senior vice president of product and partner management, CDW. “Together with Google, CDW offers customers across all of our markets a complete, affordable computing ecosystem with a range of Chromebook options from the leading manufacturers bundled with tools and CDW services for easy deployment and management.”
CDW is a leading provider of technology solutions to business, government, education and healthcare. Ranked No. 267 on the FORTUNE 500, CDW was founded in 1984 and employs more than 6,900 coworkers. For the year ended December 31, 2013, the company generated net sales of more than $10.7 billion. For more information, visit www.CDW.com.