NIIT, leading Global Talent Development Corporation and Asia's largest IT trainer announced today that it is the recipient of a Cisco Partner Summit global award for Global Learning Partner of the Year. Cisco unveiled the winners on April 28 at its annual channel partner conference in San Francisco. The objective of Cisco's Partner Summit global awards is to recognize exemplary channel partners whose business best practices Cisco would like other partners to model. Categories include: innovative practices, applications successes, unique programs, problem solving and sales approaches. All winners are selected by a group of Cisco Worldwide Channels and regional theater executives. 'It is an honor and privilege to name NIIT as a Cisco Partner Summit global award winner,' said Keith Goodwin, senior vice president, Worldwide Channels at Cisco. 'The Global Learning Partner 2009-2010 recognizes NIIT's performance and achievements as an outstanding global Cisco channel partner in 2009.'
P. Rajendran, Chief Operating Officer, NIIT remarked 'It is a pleasure to be recognized by Cisco as their global learning partner for the year 2009. We endeavor to combine NIIT's proven expertise in providing Learning Solutions with CISCO's Talent Development strategy to create human capital to fulfill the emerging needs of the industry.' Cisco Partner Summit awards are presented at three levels: regional, theater and global. Cisco Partner Summit global awards reflect a partner's commendable performance within a specific technology market across several geographic regions.