Empired Group named Episerver Dynamics Ecosystem Partner of the Year Asia Pacific and Episerver Digital Experience Cloud Partner of the Year Asia Pacific

14 March 2018

Las Vegas, Nevada - March 14, 2018 – Empired Group, a leading Australian and New Zealand IT services provider, has been named the 2017 Episerver Dynamics Ecosystem Partner of the Year in Asia Pacific (APAC) and the 2017 Episerver Digital Experience Cloud Partner of the Year in Asia Pacific (APAC).

“We are proud to congratulate Empired for its double win of the Dynamics Ecosystem Partner of the Year and Digital Experience Cloud Partner of the Year Asia Pacific,” said James Norwood, Executive Vice President of Strategy and CMO at Episerver.

“The two awards highlights Empired’s broad range of capabilities and are testament to Empired’s commitment to our mutual customers, delivering experiences that are both valuable to businesses and their users.

“With two 2017 awards, Empired is a valuable partner to Episerver, continuing to lead through technology. We look forward to continuing this strong partnership and sharing the incredible customer journeys this relationship creates for consumers who crave better online interactions with brands and reward the companies that provide them.”

The Dynamics Ecosystem award recognises the top-performing partners for their success in driving joint opportunities and their strategic contributions to the delivery of Episerver solutions in conjunction with Microsoft Dynamics 365 to solve customer business scenarios.

The Digital Experience Cloud award recognises the top-performing partners for their success in driving joint opportunities and their strategic contributions to the delivery of Episerver Digital Experience Cloud™, enabling customers with a single platform for CMS, ecommerce and digital marketing in the cloud.

Empired was honoured for these awards at the annual Episerver Ascend conference, which was held this week in Las Vegas.

To identify the partner recipients of its annual awards, Episerver looked at its network of qualified regional partners and considered the business value generated for customers by each and their success in implementing best practices for guiding digital strategy. Empired stood out for these reasons as well as its commitment to cloud business applications and its proven ability to help clients transform their businesses through Episerver.

Darren Christophersen, General Manager, Enterprise Solutions, Empired, said, “We are delighted to receive this recognition from Episerver. At Empired we are at our best when we work in close partnership with our customers as they move along their digital transformation journey. Episerver is a key platform for us in making this transformation a reality. Episerver allows us to provide engaging, personalised, experiences for customers, citizens, employees and business partners and also help organisations to fully realise the often latent information and capability within enterprise systems like Microsoft Dynamics and the potential of emerging technologies such as AI.

“Empired made some big bets a few years ago and set a goal to be ANZ’s leading expert in Microsoft Azure cloud solutions because we knew that it would be critical in securely providing our customers the agility and productivity that they needed to succeed. Episerver’s Digital Experience Cloud solution is a critical piece the modern enterprise landscape letting customers provide engaging experiences to their customers by leveraging the flexibility and capability of Microsoft Azure.”

Empired is a certified Episerver Premium Partner & Inner Circle Member. The company has also received a number of industry accolades including 5th in the leadership category and 38th overall in the Deloitte Technology Fast 50 2016.




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About Empired

Empired Limited is an IT Services provider with a broad range of capabilities targeted at delivering enterprise IT solutions that improve efficiency, productivity and competitive advantage for our clients.

Our clients are medium to large corporate and government organisations within key industries including Energy and Natural Resources, State and Federal Government, Finance and insurance, Utilities and Transport.

We offer a broad range of services from managed services to digital transformation. Together they provide a breadth of service and expertise not seen in other consultancies of similar pedigree allowing Empired to deliver ‘end to-end’ business solutions that assist our customers in driving their key business outcomes.

With a team of over 1,000 people located throughout Australia, New Zealand and North America, Empired has built a reputation for service excellence. This combined with our strategy that is underpinned by initiative, innovation and growth ensures that in a dynamic and rapidly growing technology market place Empired is strongly positioned to capture market share and continue to build on its success.

About Episerver

Episerver empowers digital leaders to easily create standout experiences for customers – everywhere they engage, and always with measurable business results. The Episerver Digital Experience Cloud™ unifies digital content, commerce and marketing in one platform, including omnichannel solutions for smart personalization and intelligent campaigns. Founded in 1994, Episerver has offices in the US, UK, Sweden, Australia, Germany, Denmark, Finland, Norway, Poland, the Netherlands, Spain, South Africa, Singapore, Vietnam and the UAE.

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