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Solutions Granted Wins 2022 ASCII Cup

At the ASCII Group’s final Success Summit of the year in Dallas, attendees concluded their two-day educational conference with the annual ASCII Cup celebration. By ChannelPro

The ASCII Group wrapped up its year-long Success Summit multi-city tour with the annual ASCII Cup celebration in Dallas on October 7, with Solutions Granted winning the coveted 2022 ASCII Cup Vendor of the Year. The awards, held at the conclusion of the final two-day conference of this year, also honored the Top 10 Vendors of 2022. 

The ASCII Group is a large membership-based community of independent North American MSPs, MSSPs, and solution providers. The annual ASCII Cup is a commemoration of the dedication that technology vendor partners deliver to ASCII membership. The awards are presented each fall to technology companies that are committed to innovation and channel goodwill in addition to helping ASCII members grow their IT businesses. The winners are voted upon by ASCII members at regional events.

Each ASCII Success Summit in 2022 allowed attendees to vote for vendors in 13 distinct categories: Best Overall Presentation, Best Partner Incentives, Best Education, Best Keynote Presentation, Most Innovative Solution, Best Market Opportunity, Best Partner Involvement, Best Rapid Pitch, Best Channel Program, Best Revenue Generator, Best Partner Support, Best New Solution, and Best in Show.

The winners at each event are selected based on the total number of votes by the MSPs and solution providers in attendance. At the end of the Summits, the winner of The ASCII Cup is determined by tabulating the results of all submitted ballots.

The award recipients of this year's ASCII Cup are:

  • The 2022 ASCII Cup Vendor of the Year – Solutions Granted
  • First Runner-Up – CyberGuard360
  • 3rd Place – Pax8
  • 4th Place – SpearTip
  • 5th Place – Mailprotector
  • 6th Place – Huntress
  • 7th Place – Gradient MSP
  • 8th Place – ThreatLocker
  • 9th Place – Datto
  • 10th Place – Zomentum

“It has been a pleasure this year to work with so many technology vendors committed to moving the industry forward with channel-focused solutions for our MSP membership,” said Jessie Devine, director of channel development at The ASCII Group, in a statement. “We would like to congratulate Solutions Granted on winning the 2022 ASCII Cup as well as to recognize the Top 10 Vendors and companies that participated in our ASCII Success Summits. We applaud you for your innovation and commitment to our IT community.”

Dallas was the ninth and final stop on The ASCII Group’s 2022 Success Summits. At the conclusion of the Dallas conference, Stanley Louissaint (right), principal at Fluid Designs, was awarded the Most Engaged ASCII Member of the Year, a new honor. The following sponsors also received awards voted to them by Dallas attendees:

  • Best Education (Day 1): Solutions Granted
  • Best Partner Incentives (Day 1): Mailprotector
  • Best Presentation (Day 1): Solutions Granted
  • Best Rapid Pitch Presentation: Carbon Systems
  • Best New Solution: Pia
  • Most Innovative Solution: Threatlocker
  • Best Market Opportunity: Pax8
  • Best Partner Support: Huntress
  • Best Channel Program: Pax8
  • Best Revenue Generator: CyberGuard360
  • Best Keynote Presentation: Zomentum
  • Best Distributor: Pax8
  • Best In Show: Solutions Granted
  • Best Featured Educational Session: Brad Gross
  • Best Partner Involvement: ConnectMeVoice, GreenLink Networks, Pax8

For more information about the ASCII Group, please visit www.ascii.com.

Opening image courtesy of the ASCII Group

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