Rightpoint receives top honor from Microsoft for employee engagement and enterprise social.

CHICAGO – May 28, 2014 – Rightpoint, Chicago’s leading agency and technology consulting company, has been named a finalist for Microsoft’s Collaboration & Content Partner of the Year. This award recognizes Rightpoint as one of the top Microsoft partners—empowering organizations with intranet, portal and social collaboration tools that increase communication, innovation and productivity using Microsoft technology. Rightpoint is one of only three Microsoft partners globally to receive this honor.


“We are incredibly humbled to be recognized by Microsoft on a global level,” said Rightpoint Co-Founder Ross Freedman. “Change is the new constant, and the recent advancements in technology have significantly improved the ways we collaborate and connect with our colleagues, customers and partners on a daily basis. At Rightpoint, our “crawl, walk, run” philosophy to drive collaboration and content effectiveness ensures that our clients drive the right level of engagement and adoption with their end-users.”

The Microsoft Partner of the Year Awards include 46 global award categories. This year, more than 3,200 nominations from 112 countries were submitted. The Collaboration & Content award category recognizes exceptional partners who excel in providing their customers solutions built on SharePoint in one or more of the following categories:

  • Content Management
  • Search Solutions
  • Collaboration Solutions
The full list of Microsoft Partner of the Year Award finalists and winners is available at www.digitalwpc.com/awards.


About Rightpoint

Rightpoint creates world-class digital solutions that drive profitable growth and sustainable competitive advantage. Driven by the firm's passion for pragmatic thinking, Rightpoint's business philosophy is to rethink the "typical" consulting model, combining attributes of management consulting, IT consulting, and creative agency services to help clients drive business results by solving strategic problems. Rightpoint's pervasive "intrapreneurial" spirit, which ensures that clients "get it right" the first time, is the foundation by which Rightpoint has built a strong, national reputation for excellence.