September 8, 2010

Arvada, CO – August 26, 2010 – CounterTrade announced today they have been nominated for the Microsoft US VAR Champions Club for the 2010 fiscal year. The Microsoft US VAR Champions Club program is designed to recognize and reward partners for their exceptional performance in delivering Microsoft technology to the marketplace. CounterTrade has exemplified an outstanding level of commitment and has been chosen out of an extensive field of Microsoft Value Added Reseller (VAR) partners for their leadership and impact in driving Microsoft technology in the U.S.

Microsoft places strong emphasis on the significant value of our partner ecosystem and the competitive advantage they provide. As a company, Microsoft continues to invest considerably in CounterTrade by enabling them to be successful in bringing Microsoft technology to their customers, said Eric Martorano, Director of Channel Strategy, Incentives & Partner Marketing at Microsoft. The Microsoft US VAR Champions Club program recognizes CounterTrade for their exceptional performance, tremendous contributions and outstanding achievements in the past year and highlights their commitment of delivering solutions and applications to customers

The Microsoft US VAR Champions Club program recognizes Microsoft US Value Added Resellers (VAR) that have shown market leadership and delivered exceptional value through Microsoft-based solutions over the past year.

This nomination demonstrates the selling efficiency and sophisticated technological knowledge of our premier technicians and IT solutions, said VP of Sales, Joe Boglino of the nomination. As always, we are pleased to receive recognition for our services and products, but CounterTrade is most concerned with providing the best possible Microsoft solutions to our clients.

CounterTrade Products, Inc. provides Information Technology products and services for education, state and federal government clients from a product line card consisting of more than 1 million products and 2,200 manufacturers. A small woman-owned business (SBA certified) since 1985, CounterTrade is ISO 9001:2008 certified, has a GSA Schedule (GS-35-0650K) and is a Prime Contractor for NASA SEWP V (NNG15SC05B, NNG15SC30B, NNG15SC65B ), MCHS (M67854-12-D-4101), SPAWAR COTS (N65236-12-D-4136) and CIO-CS (HHSN316201500044W). For more information about our products and services, please visit www.countertrade.com

CounterTrade Products, Inc. is a registered trademark. All other brand or product names are or maybe trademarks of, and are used to identify products or services of their respective owners.

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