Continuant, a Tacoma-based communications technology provider, was recently named the 2020 Microsoft Partner of the Year – Calling & Meetings for Microsoft Teams.

The Microsoft Partner of the Year Awards recognizes Microsoft partners that have developed and delivered exceptional Microsoft-based solutions during the past year. Awards were classified in several categories, with honorees chosen from a set of more than 3,300 submitted nominations from more than 100 countries worldwide. Continuant was recognized for providing outstanding solutions and services in the Calling and Meetings expertise area.

“The Continuant team is thrilled to receive this award from Microsoft.’’, David Ellis, VP of Collaboration at Continuant, said in a news release. “This recognition validates the impact of the solutions and services we provide are having on our customers’ migration journey to Teams Calling and Meetings.”

Gavriella Schuster, corporate vice president, commercial partner at Microsoft, said it was an honor to recognize the winners of the 2020 Microsoft Partner of the Year Awards.

“These partners go above and beyond, delivering timely solutions that solve the complex challenges that businesses around the world face – from communicating and collaborating virtually to helping customers realize their full potential with Azure cloud services, and beyond,” she said in a news release. “I am proud to honor and congratulate each winner and finalist.”