New Cisco 2014 Award for Fast Lane
Fast Lane Wins Cisco Top Quality Award EMEAR at Cisco Global Learning Partner Conference 2014
Hamburg/Berlin – April, 2, 2014 – Fast Lane today announced that it is the recipient of the Cisco Top Quality Award EMEAR (Europe, Middle East, Africa and Russia) 2014. In addition, six Fast Lane countries received a further Cisco Quality Distinction award for consistently achieving the highest quality of all Learning partners. Award-winning countries include Germany, UK, Italy, Russia, Ukraine and Americas. Cisco unveiled the winners of its 2014 Learning Partner Awards at its Global Learning Partner Conference, March 23, 2014, in Las Vegas.
Cisco Learning Partner Awards are designed to recognize exemplary Learning Partners and Business Learning Partners that demonstrate best-in-class channel business practices and serve as a model to the industry. Areas of consideration include collaboration with Cisco and other Learning Partners; innovation in developing new programs to enhance the learner experience; acceleration of growth; and top quality, recognizing an overall commitment to the highest-quality training and enablement.
“We are pleased and honored that Cisco has recognized our attainment within the education market,” states Torsten Poels, CEO & Chairman of the Board, Fast Lane. “The entire Fast Lane team has played a crucial part in this success, as it is their commitment and enthusiasm that is helping to build and continually expand our Cisco Business.”
“Cisco Learning Partners and Business Learning Partners are an essential element of the Cisco channel strategy, providing best-in-class technical and business readiness authorized training for Cisco® networking solutions,” said Rachel Forke, director, Worldwide Learning Partner Channel for Cisco. “The awards this year are centered around the theme of ‘what drives you,’ recognizing partners that are driving cutting edge approaches to Cisco channel and customer enablement. With this recognition, Fast Lane further demonstrates its capabilities in the channel and commitment to its partnership with Cisco.”
Rachel Forke, Director, Worldwide Learning Partner Channel, Cisco; Torsten Poels, President, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, Fast Lane; Jeanne Beliveau-Dunn, Vice President & General Manager, Learning@Cisco; Oleg Feldman, Managing Director, Fast Lane Russia/CIS; Maria CannonVice President WW Partner Business Management, Cisco; Andy Turner Managing Director, Fast Lane UK & Ireland at the Cisco Global Learning Partner Conference 2014 in Las Vegas
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About Fast Lane
The worldwide Fast Lane Group specializes in high-end technology and business training and consulting. Fast Lane offers complete, authorized training solutions for leading technology vendors, including Cisco, Microsoft, NetApp, VMware, IBM, Barracuda, AWS, Red Hat, Symantec, Veeam, Veritas and other major technology providers. In addition to those vendor’s standard curricula, Fast Lane also develops advanced technology, sales and business transformation curricula. Fast Lane’s vendor-independent consulting services solve a wide range of issues from conducting preliminary analyses and assessments, to designing future-focused IT solutions.
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