Copper River IT Awarded ADVA Optical Networking 2015 North American Channel Partner of the Year

Leading networking vendor recognizes partner for having top sales performance in 2015

Chantilly, VA: 04 February 2016: Copper River IT, a leading provider of dynamic Information Technology solutions and services, today announced their award of the ADVA Optical Networking North American Channel Partner of the Year 2015. This award was presented to Copper River IT for having the highest sales performance for all of ADVA Optical Networking’s North American Partners only three short years after solidifying their partnership.

“Since becoming a partner of ADVA Optical Networking in 2013, Copper River has had very strong year over year growth.” states Stephen Zielke, Senior Director of Business Development and Channels for North America.  “It is clear that Copper River’s outstanding sales, engineering, and services capabilities, coupled with ADVA Optical Networking’s market leading technology solutions, are well received by our joint customer base.”

“We are honored to receive this prestigious award” said Jennifer Keating, Vice President of Sales for Copper River IT. “This award further demonstrates our commitment to both our partnership with ADVA Optical Networking, as well as our commitment to providing our customers with only the best technology solutions and services”

As a Federally Recognized Alaskan Tribal Small Disadvantaged Business, owned by the Native Village of Eyak (NVE), Copper River IT provides dynamic, comprehensive Information Technology solutions and services to federal, state, and local government, as well as commercial enterprise, service provider and . Copper River’s full scope of IT and network capabilities including hardware/software procurement, network engineering, systems engineering, enterprise support services, and advanced network education solutions that are designed to support the diverse communication needs of their clients. Leveraging elite-level partnerships with industry-leading manufacturers, combined with their expert engineering and proven past performance, Copper River IT is THE Solutions Provider for today’s Information Technology requirements