Trusted IT Group earns distinction through demonstrated technology success and customer commitment.

New York, NY, February 1, 2016– today announced it has achieved a Gold Project & Portfolio Management competency, demonstrating a “best-in-class” ability and commitment to meet Microsoft Corp. customers’ evolving needs in today’s dynamic business environment and distinguishing itself within the top 1 percent of Microsoft’s partner ecosystem. To earn a Microsoft gold competency, partners must successfully complete exams (resulting in Microsoft Certified Professionals) to prove their level of technology expertise, and then designate these certified professionals uniquely to one Microsoft competency, ensuring a certain level of staffing capacity. They also must submit customer references that demonstrate successful projects (along with implementing a yearly customer satisfaction study), meet a revenue commitment (for most gold competencies), and pass technology and/or sales assessments.

This Microsoft Gold Project & Portfolio Management competency, showcases our expertise in and commitment to today’s technology market and demonstrates our deep knowledge of Microsoft and its products,” said Alexander Rodov, Owner/Managing Partner of Trusted IT Group. “We plan to accelerate our customers’ success by serving as technology advisors for their business demands.”

“By achieving a gold competency, partners have demonstrated the highest, most consistent capability and commitment to the latest Microsoft technology,” said Phil Sorgen, corporate vice president, Worldwide Partner Group at Microsoft Corp. “These partners have a deep expertise that puts them in the top 1 percent of our partner ecosystem, and their proficiency will help customers drive innovative solutions on the latest Microsoft technology.”

About Trusted IT Group

Trusted IT Group is a Microsoft PPM Partner Professional Services firm comprised of thought leaders in Project and Program Management that provide innovative cloud and on-premise Project Portfolio Management (PPM) solutions to increase collaboration, minimize risks and ensure the alignment of all strategic objectives. Led by Microsoft Project MVPs with decades of experience; Trusted IT Group’s consultants utilize industry leading best practices to ensure that value is added on every customer engagement. In that regard, the firm believes that reinforcing the grounds for tools, people and processes is paramount to PMO success.


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