SOURCE: ViewSonic


August 22, 2012 09:00 ET

ViewSonic Demonstrates Channel Leadership; Named CRN Annual Report Card Category Winner Two Years Running

Solution Providers Acknowledge ViewSonic Digital Signage Solutions and Programs for Overall Industry Excellence

WALNUT, CA--(Marketwire - Aug 22, 2012) - ViewSonic Corp., a leading global provider of computing, consumer electronics and communications solutions, today announced that UBM Channel has once again named the company an award winner of its prestigious CRN Annual Report Card (ARC). For the second year in a row, ViewSonic was recognized with the Overall Category Award for Digital Signage.

Ranging from product offerings including small and large format displays and commercial TVs, to vertical ePosters and networked media players, to software solutions to customize content layouts and schedules, ViewSonic's digital signage solutions perfectly complement today's retail and hospitality environments while maximizing ROI.

"When it comes to the strength of relationships, quality of products and return on partner programs, solution providers want to hear from their fellow VARs about the IT vendors that consistently exceed expectations," said Kelley Damore, vice president, editorial director, UBM Channel. "The Annual Report Card gives solution providers the opportunity to share feedback and recognize the vendors who truly demonstrate channel excellence. We congratulate ViewSonic for being recognized as the best of the best."

"We are proud to say ViewSonic has once again been named by UBM Channel for our commitment to providing our partners with the products and tools they need to help grow their businesses," said Jeff Volpe, president of ViewSonic Americas. "Our extensive digital signage portfolio delivers resellers the opportunity to provide a one-stop-shop experience to their customers for all their large format commercial display needs. This sort of validation from our VARs only makes us work that much harder to continue to innovate and think outside of the box."

ViewSonic has supported the channel for 25 years across a range of vital vertical markets, and has consistently made efforts to ensure its programs are aligned with channel priorities. ViewSonic's Finch Club program offers resellers streamlined access to resources to grow their businesses, including extensive promotional deals, incentive programs, sales tools, ongoing training programs and training and support webinars. Similarly, ViewSonic's ProSeries Reseller Authorization Program rewards brick and mortar retailers with exclusive competitive pricing, deeper discounts on large opportunities, access to exclusive promotional programs and qualified leads to help increase ProAV product sales and profitability.

To determine the winners, the UBM Channel ARC research team surveyed more than 3700 solution providers across 23 categories to evaluate their satisfaction with vendor products, support and channel programs. Winners received their awards at the annual XChange Americas Conference in Dallas, Texas. To view a slideshow of the ceremony, visit

Sign up for the ProSeries Reseller Authorization Program at by September 30, 2012 securing reseller approval by October 12, 2012 and be automatically entered into a drawing to win a five or six day Carnival Cruise package for two!

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About ViewSonic
ViewSonic® Corporation, headquartered in Walnut, California, is a leading global provider of computing, consumer electronics, and communications solutions. Founded in 1987, ViewSonic's mission is to be the preferred global brand of visual solutions as we continue to focus on display-centric product offerings including LED monitors, tablets, projectors, digital signage displays, and cloud computing solutions. ViewSonic continues to pioneer in visual technology innovation to build a connected and ever-reaching digital future. For further information, please visit

ViewSonic's Finch Club offers resellers an opportunity to benefit from specialized product training and discounts. To sign up, please visit

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  • Editorial Contacts:
    Trish DaCosta
    LEWIS PR for ViewSonic Corp.
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    Scott Regan
    Everything Channel
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