St. Edward's University Professional Education Center of Austin Earns Distinction as Microsoft Gold Certified Partner
As a Microsoft Gold Certified Partner, the St. Edward's PEC receives benefits that will be passed on to the customer including early access to information about new technology and training and support services that provide a competitive advantage in the marketplace.
"We are extremely pleased to have attained Gold Certified status in the Microsoft Partner Program," said Rudy Rodriguez, Managing Director of the PEC. "The benefits provided through our Gold Certified status will allow us to continue to enhance the learning offerings that we provide for customers. At St. Edward's we strive to be a partner our customers can trust and serve as an expert adviser for their long-term strategic technology plans."
"Customers are looking for partner companies that can bridge the gap between their business demands and technology capabilities. Microsoft Gold Certified Partners, which have certified expertise and direct training and support from Microsoft, can build a positive customer experience with our technologies," said Allison Watson, vice president of the Worldwide Partner Sales and Marketing Group at Microsoft Corp. "Today, Microsoft recognizes St. Edward's University Professional Education Center of Austin as a new Microsoft Gold Certified Partner for demonstrating its expertise in providing customer satisfaction with Microsoft products and technology."
As a partner with a Learning Solutions Competency, St. Edward's PEC specializes in delivering high-end technical education solutions to their customers. Microsoft Gold Certified Partners with the Learning Solutions Competency deliver a range of information technology and developer training services based on Microsoft technology.
"Our industry partners help deliver learning solutions that integrate software, skills, services and support to improve the overall customer experience," said Lutz Ziob, general manager for Microsoft Learning. "The Learning Solutions Competency ensures that customers receive high-quality, consultative IT skills and technology solutions from industry experts."
St. Edward's Professional Education Center has been part of the Austin community since 2001 helping thousands of people each year start or enhance their careers in Information Technology with the widest selection of computer training. St. Edward's PEC offers computer training and business skills training for business, government, organizations and individuals. Computer training solutions are available in multiple formats including Classroom Instructor-led, eLearning, and mentoring. For more information, visit www.pec.stedwards.edu.