Hitachi Solutions Canada recognized as Finalist for Two Microsoft IMPACT Awards

The company was honored among top Canadian Microsoft partners as a finalist for CRM Partner of the Year and the Winning Together Award.

TORONTO June 12, 2017 — Hitachi Solutions Canada, Ltd., a leading provider of global industry solutions based on the Microsoft Cloud, is pleased to announce it is a finalist for two Microsoft IMPACT Awards: CRM Partner of the Year and the Winning Together Award.

Each year, Microsoft Canada hosts the IMPACT Awards to celebrate innovation in technology recognizing the outstanding work Microsoft partners do to deliver virtually seamless solutions to customers. The IMPACT Awards showcase the excellence and innovation within the Canadian Partner community. The winners will be announced at the Canadian regional keynote on Sunday, July 9th, 2017 in Washington D.C.

“We are honored to be named finalist for two IMPACT Awards this year,” said Michael Strand, Senior Vice President, Global Sales and Marketing, at Hitachi Solutions, Ltd. “We are very proud of our team’s achievements in earning this prestigious recognition, as this exciting news of our finalist standing comes on the heels of our being named a 2017 Partner of the Year award winner. Our longstanding commitment to Microsoft Cloud solutions that evolve with industry trends has enabled us to provide the highest level of service to our customers.”

Awards were presented in several categories, and Hitachi Solutions Canada was recognized for providing outstanding solutions and services in Customer Relationship Management and innovation in partnering with XRM Vision.

The Cloud Customer Relationship Management Partner of the Year Award will recognize an exceptional partner who has exceled in providing their customers solutions for sales automation, marketing automation, social engagement or customer service.

The Winning Together Award represents a collaboration between Microsoft partners, where they leverage each other’s diverse strengths to solve increasingly complex customer problems. This Award was designed to showcase how partners work together to build positive and profitable businesses.


About Hitachi Solutions Canada, Ltd.

Hitachi Solutions Canada, Ltd. helps its customers successfully compete with the largest global enterprises using powerful, easy-to-use, and affordable industry solutions built on the Microsoft Cloud and enhanced with world class Business Analytics, Portals, and Collaboration. Hitachi Solutions Canada provides global capabilities with regional offices in the United States, the United Kingdom, Canada, India, Japan, China, and Asia Pacific. For more information, call + 1 949.242.1300 or visit:

About Hitachi Solutions, Ltd.

Hitachi Solutions, Ltd., headquartered in Tokyo, Japan, is a core member of Information & Telecommunication Systems Company of Hitachi Group and a recognized leader in delivering proven business and IT strategies and solutions to companies across many industries. The company provides value-driven services throughout the IT life cycle from systems planning to systems integration, operation and maintenance. Hitachi Solutions delivers products and services of superior value to customers worldwide through key subsidiaries in the United States, the United Kingdom, Canada, India, China, and Asia Pacific. For more information on Hitachi Solutions, please visit:

About Hitachi, Ltd.

Hitachi, Ltd. (TSE: 6501), headquartered in Tokyo, Japan, delivers innovations that answer society’s challenges with our talented team and proven experience in global markets. The company’s consolidated revenues for fiscal 2016 (ended March 31, 2017) totaled 9,162 billion yen ($81.8 billion).Hitachi is focusing more than ever on the Social Innovation Business, which includes power & infrastructure systems, information & telecommunication systems, construction machinery, high functional materials & components, automotive systems, healthcare and others. For more information on Hitachi, please visit the company’s website at