The IT Nation Community Spirit Award goes to a partner with a stand-out track record and reputation for impactful industry involvement and thought leadership. This year’s winner is Todd McQuilkin of Air IT. Todd was nominated by more than one person, with everyone complementing his exemplary leadership and positive attitude. According to his peers, “Todd holds a prominent position in the UK MSP industry” and is well-known as someone with great ideas that he’s happy to share. He is always looking for the next innovation, and always sharing his passion for improving things with creative solutions. Thanks to his incredible energy, Todd has turned a start-up technology business into a multi-million business with year-over-year growth.
The IT Nation Innovation Award goes to a partner who has shown the most creativity and results in offering a new and innovative approach related to people, problems, process, or programs. This year, the award goes to Gerard Gibert of Venture Technologies. Gerard was originally in the running for the Community Spirit award, but his application spoke so strongly to a dedication to innovation that it was an easy choice to name him our IT Nation Innovation award winner. He focuses on practice areas as a foundation for growth, while making sure that people, processes, and persistence come together to propel his company forward.