Socius Distribution Client Earns Microsoft Dynamics Technology Innovation Award for Distribution Excellence

Dublin, Ohio – March 5, 2014 – Socius is proud to announce that their client, ORR Safety, was recognized by Microsoft® with the 2014 Technology Innovation: Small and Medium Business Award as part of the Microsoft Dynamics Customer Excellence Awards program. They will be honored by Microsoft executives at an awards luncheon on Wednesday, March 5, at Convergence 2014 Atlanta, the premier Microsoft Dynamics user conference.

The 2014 Customer Excellence Awards, which are presented in 17 categories, recognize and celebrate Microsoft Dynamics customers that have achieved notable accomplishments using their Microsoft Dynamics solutions.

Established in 1997, the Customer Excellence Awards are awarded each year at the Convergence user conference in the United States. Microsoft Dynamics is a line of financial, customer relationship and supply chain management solutions that help businesses work more effectively.

ORR Safety is a family owned safety distributor representing over 600 industry-leading manufacturers. They provide equipment and services for all aspects of Industrial Safety, Occupational Health, Industrial Hygiene, and Fire Protection. ORR Safety has been using Microsoft Dynamics GP as the core of their Socius Distribution Solution for 13 years and has leveraged a combination of Microsoft technologies, third-party ISV solutions, and internal development to ensure that their distribution solution continues to support and drive their business growth.

“ORR Safety is extremely honored to be recognized for Technology Innovation by Microsoft,” said Sidonie Ho, ERP System and eCommerce Manager. “At ORR Safety, dreams are inspired by means of constant collaboration efforts; through continuous innovation we turn ideas into realities.”

Socius is a strategic business consulting partner that provides comprehensive business management solutions to help companies leverage technology to accelerate their growth and profitability and compete more successfully in today’s economy. In their 30th year as a Microsoft Dynamics partner, Socius offers the complete portfolio of Microsoft Dynamics ERP and Microsoft Dynamics CRM solutions in addition to SharePoint and Business Intelligence. They leverage their technical expertise and industry experience to provide integrated, complete business solutions to distributors across the United States.

“We are thrilled for ORR Safety on their much deserved award,” said Hersch Patel, Socius’ Director of Consulting Services. “ORR Safety has been a loyal client for many years and the relationship that we have with them is truly a collaborative partnership. Due to that partnership, we are honored to share in their success and celebrate this achievement with them.”

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