December 13, 2018
**DENVER, CO** (December 13, 2018) – [Pax8](http://www.pax8.com), the leader in cloud distribution, today announced that it has been recognized with an XCellence award for the Best Solutions Pavilion Strategy at the 2018 NexGen Conference & Technology Expo, hosted by [The Channel Company](http://www.thechannelco.com).
“We are honored to receive this award from the NexGen MSP community,” said Ryan Walsh, chief channel officer at Pax8. “This year will go down in history as one of Pax8’s most successful years, and we contribute that success to our amazing partner community. As cloud adoption continues to rise, we are committed to being the wingman MSPs need to capitalize on the market opportunity.”
Pax8 was selected for these awards by MSPs attending the NexGen conference in appreciation of its innovative products, services, and partner programs. These awards recognize Pax8’s winning strategy and commitment to the IT channel.
“NexGen provides an opportunity for IT vendors to showcase their wealth of new, innovative solutions and services, and build trusted partnerships with the channel’s leading managed services professionals,” said Bill Jones, senior vice president and general manager of events at The Channel Company. “Managed services generates a staggering $158 billion in sales. The NexGen XCellence Award winners exemplify what it means to be a leading-edge technology supplier dedicated to developing the technologies that will help MSPs drive recurring revenue and increase their margins. We congratulate these top IT organizations and look forward to their continued success.”
The Channel Company hosted the NexGen Conference & Technology Expo this year at the Hilton Anaheim in Anaheim, California, from December 9-11. NexGen is designed for cloud-focused and services-led managed services professionals who are game changers interested in cutting-edge technology, building recurring revenue and adding strategic partners. Hundreds of attendees gathered at this conference to build a next-generation portfolio of managed services.
To learn more about NexGen® 2018 Conference & Technology Expo and the XCellence Awards, visit [www.NexGenConference.com](http://www.NexGenConference.com).
To learn more about Pax8, please visit [www.pax8.com](http://www.pax8.com).
Pax8 is the leader in cloud distribution. As a born in the cloud company, Pax8 empowers managed service providers (MSPs) to achieve more with cloud technology. Through billing, provisioning, automation, industry-leading PSA integrations, and pre-and-post sales support, Pax8 simplifies cloud buying, improves operational efficiency, and lowers customer acquisition cost. Pax8 is a proven, award-winning disruptor in the market, earning accolades like NexGen’s Best in Show, Best Places to Work in IT by ComputerWorld, Biggest Buzz at IT Nation, CRN’s Coolest Cloud Vendor, Best in Show at XChange, HTG’s Best Partner Program, and more. If you want to be successful with cloud, you want to work with Pax8. Get started today at [www.pax8.com](http://www.pax8.com).
**About The Channel Company**
The Channel Company enables breakthrough IT channel performance with our dominant media, engaging events, expert consulting and education, and innovative marketing services and platforms. As the channel catalyst, we connect and empower technology suppliers, solution providers and end users. Backed by more than 30 years of unequaled channel experience, we draw from our deep knowledge to envision innovative new solutions for ever-evolving challenges in the technology marketplace. Learn more at [www.thechannelco.com](http://www.thechannelco.com).
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