June 7, 2018

New Era IT announced as Microsoft New Zealand Partner Awards 2018 Finalist

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Auckland, New Zealand – June 6, 2018 – New Era IT has been named a finalist in the 2018 Microsoft New Zealand Partner Awards in three categories: Cloud for Good, Empowering Employees and Engaging Customers.

The company was recognised among a national field of innovative Microsoft partners that are addressing their customers’ needs and digital transformations through Microsoft technology.

“These three finalist selections are especially gratifying because it shows New Era IT is a team effort,” says Greg Strachan, Chief Executive Officer at New Era IT. “We put people first, both employees and customers, and that results in successful implementations of Microsoft and other tech solutions. Our vision also includes empowering schools and communities and we have been able to leverage the cloud to achieve these goals. As the only education services provider finalist this year, this recognition places New Era IT as the education leader in the Microsoft Partner ecosystem.”

The Microsoft Partner Awards is made up of 11 categories this year, down from 26 in 2017. The categories recognise Microsoft Partners that have developed and delivered exceptional Microsoft-based solutions during the year, with categories including Engaging Customers, Cloud for Good, Empowering Employees and Modern Workplace.

“We are pleased to recognise New Era IT as a Microsoft New Zealand Partner Award Finalist in three categories this year,” says Phil Goldie, One Commercial Partner Director Microsoft New Zealand. “New Era IT is a great example of a company using Microsoft technology to provide customer-centric solutions in an innovative and forward-thinking way.”

The Microsoft New Zealand Partner Awards recognise Microsoft partners that have developed and delivered exceptional Microsoft-based solutions for their customers during the past year.


About New Era IT

New Era IT, which won the Microsoft 2017 Public Sector – Education Partner Award, is New Zealand’s largest integrated education solutions and services company and brings unparalleled global and local understanding of educational ICT solutions to customers.

Educators, students and parents trust New Era’s ICT and professional development solutions to enhance and achieve their education experiences and goals. With more than 120 employees in NZ and 350 globally, it is New Era’s knowledge and understanding of the education environment, along with its vast experience in state-of-the-art, high quality ICT solutions, that allows New Era to stand out from the competition.

Like our customers we’re excited about the power and possibilities of technology, the evolution of new devices, platforms and curriculum, and the potential of today’s students to become tomorrow’s leaders.

About Microsoft

Microsoft (Nasdaq “MSFT” @microsoft) enables digital transformation for the era of an intelligent cloud and an intelligent edge. Its mission is to empower every person and every organization on the planet to achieve more. 

For additional information:

Nick Reid
Solutions & Marketing Specialist
New Era IT

Phone:  0800 438 428
Mobile: +64 21 417119

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