C Spire Business, a subsidiary of the Mississippi-based diversified telecommunications and technology services company, has been named the top state, local and education (SLED) IT sales unit in the Southern U.S. by Cisco. C Spire Business was honored recently along with 13 other companies with regional awards at the 2018 Cisco Partner Summit attended by over 2,100 partners and more than 1,000 companies from more than 75 countries worldwide.
The subsidiary was selected for its innovation, leadership and best practices in the area of state, local and education (SLED) information technology sales and service and as a valued Cisco business partner, according to Don Monistere, general manager of C Spire Business. Monistere said the SLED market includes over 30,000 agencies that purchase products and services for an estimated 90,000 entities with unique processes and procurement requirements.
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