Retelit, finalist in the MEF Excellence Awards 2015
29 October 2015Press releases
Retelit is among the finalists in the MEF Excellence Awards 2015, the prestigious global recognition for companies that offer MEF-certified Carrier Ethernet services. Retelit is the only Italian alternative firm in the running for the category Best Service Provider in EMEA.
Less than one year after it obtained MEF Carrier Ethernet 2.0 certification, Retelit has been selected as a finalist in the MEF Excellence Awards 2015, the important awards that recognize service, application, technology and professional excellence and innovation in the global Carrier Ethernet community.
Retelit, the only Italian company certified MEF Carrier Ethernet 2.0 for its entire service portfolio (E-Line, E-Access and E-LAN), is competing in the Best Service Provider category in EMEA.
The annual MEF Excellence Awards program is the largest, longest-running in the world focused on Carrier Ethernet services and applications, the judging panel for the awards was comprised of global and regional senior analysts from Current Analysis, Frost & Sullivan, IDC, IHS Infonetics, Metanoia, Ovum, SDxCentral, Vertical Systems, and independent judges especially for the professional awards.
"Over the past year, we have seen Carrier Ethernet 2.0 services grow", commented Kevin Vachon, MEF’s Chief Operating Officer. "The Excellence Awards 2015 will recognise top applications, services and technology leaders."
“It is an honour for Retelit to be among the 17 finalists for the title of Best Service Provider, less than one year after we received MEF Carrier Ethernet 2.0 for our services," explained Giuseppe Sini, Chief and Commercial Officer at Retelit. "Thanks to the constant search for innovation that characterises the Retelit team, we remain among the top companies in the sector at the international level."
“Being a finalist in the MEF Excellence Awards is an important achievement for the entire company and recognition that reinforces Retelit’s role in the international innovation ecosystem,” commented Federico Protto, Retelit’s CEO, “a result that confirms our strategies for enhancing our international position and recognises our services as offering qualitative excellence at the global level.”
The 2015 Awards will be presented on 17 November at the MEF Excellence Awards Dinner as part of the GEN15 global networking event held during 16-19 November at the Omni Hotel in Dallas, Texas.