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Four Companies Win Best of Show Awards at CompTIA ChannelCon 2018

DOWNERS GROVE, Ill., Aug. 7, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Four companies stood out from among more than 150 exhibitors and were selected as Best of Show winners at CompTIA ChannelCon 2018, the tech industry's premier education, networking and partnering event.

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Winners were determined by the votes of technology solution provider attendees at the annual conference presented by CompTIA, the world's leading technology association. This year's conference was held in Washington, D.C.

"The ChannelCon Best of Show awards are always highly competitive, and this year was no exception," said Kelly Ricker, executive vice president, events and education, CompTIA. "Conference attendees were impressed with the number of new market entrants and new technologies that were present at the ChannelCon Vendor Technology Fair."

LivePerson, Inc., New York, N.Y., a leading provider of conversational commerce solutions, won two awards, for overall Best of Show and Best Emerging Technology Solution.

Pax8, Inc., Greenwood Village, Colo., a leader in cloud distribution, received the award for Best Industry Innovator.

Datto, Inc., Norwalk, Conn., a leading provider of technology solutions delivered through managed service providers, was recognized with the Best Exhibit awards.

The IoT Security Services Association (IoTSSA), Waterloo, Ontario, Canada, a community of IT channel partners connecting industry security experts and vendors with IT service providers, was named Best Startup at ChannelCon 2018.

D&H Distributing, Harrisburg, Pa., a major provider of small business and consumer technologies, won the ChannelCon Recruitment Challenge by recruiting the largest number of partners to attend the conference.

ChannelCon 2019 is scheduled for August 5-7, 2019 in Las Vegas, Nev. Visit CompTIA Events for updates on ChannelCon 2019 and other conferences, events, meetings, and webinars organized by CompTIA.

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Steven Ostrowski