TelecomAssociation, a membership organization for telecom distributors founded in 1995, has named the winners of its Spring 2006 Members Choice Awards, a poll of TA’s channel partner members regarding their vendor preferences.
Master Agent Members Choice – Telecom Brokerage Inc.
Carrier/Reseller Members Choice AireSpring Inc.
Local Dial Tone/VoIP Members Choice New Edge Networks
Data/Network Members Choice – XO Communications Inc.
Conferencing Members Choice The Conference Group
Enhanced Services Members Choice – RPM Software
The member survey, which was conducted in late February, was e-mailed to all 2,300 TA members; the results were culled from detailed nominations from 123 respondents.
The Members Choice designation was awarded to the overall category winners. Top 5 and Top 10 designations were given to category nominees with significant member votes. For a complete listing of all the winners and the survey results, click here.
XO received the broadest overall honors, winning the Members Choice in the data/network services category and placing in the Top 5 in both the carrier/reseller and local dial tone/VoIP categories. New Edge Networks and Covad Communications Inc. also received special honors by placing in the Top 5 in both the local dial tone/VoIP and data/network services categories.
TA plans to repeat the survey quarterly. The Summer 2006 survey will be conducted in June with the results to be published in July. To cast your vote, visit www.TelecomAssociation.com and register as a complimentary member.