PCMS Unified Communications Lead Named Microsoft Most Valuable Professional, Communications Server

Oct 13, 2010, 10:14 ET from PCMS

CINCINNATI, Oct. 13 /PRNewswire/ -- PCMS, an international software and IT consulting company, is pleased to announce that Kevin Peters has been awarded as a Microsoft® Most Valuable Professional (MVP) for his technical excellence in Microsoft Communications Server. The Microsoft MVP Award is an annual award that recognizes exceptional technology community leaders worldwide who actively share their high quality, real world expertise with users and Microsoft.

As a recipient of this year's award, Peters joins a highly select group of experts present in over 90 countries, spanning more than 30 languages and over 90 Microsoft technologies. To receive the Microsoft MVP Award, Peters underwent a panel review process that evaluated his technical expertise and voluntary community contributions for the past 12 months.

"This process is nothing short of rigorous," said Jason Wingert, Director of Consulting Services at PCMS. "I cannot underscore the achievement of such an honor and how hard it is to obtain this award. We are proud to have an MVP on our staff and to have someone as dedicated as Kevin to advancing Microsoft Communications and Collaboration within the community."

Peters has nearly 10 years of experience in the IT Industry focusing on Microsoft Messaging and Collaboration Solutions including Office Communications Server/Lync and Exchange, Active Directory and Cisco security and networking technologies. Kevin has actively shared his real world expertise through his OCSGuy.com blog and has spoken about Unified Communications at several PCMS and Microsoft events.

About PCMS

PCMS is an, award-winning supplier of software and IT consulting services to a wide variety of industries, ranging from retail and manufacturing to financial, food service and healthcare. The company's partners include Microsoft, Symantec, IBM and VMware, and its client list includes such signature names as LensCrafters, Marks & Spencer, Bass Pro Shops, Meridian Bioscience, LaRosa's and Skyline Chili. More information is available at www.pcmsdatafit.com.


Julie Rennegarbe