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Transformation themed event to challenge sales partners to gain education and increase engagement with suppliers and Telarus

July 8, 2020 – Sandy, UTAH – Telarus, LLC, leading worldwide master agent of network, contact center, mobility, and cybersecurity today revealed new details around it’s virtual Partner Summit, announcing that its keynote speaker will be Doc Hendley, founder and president of Wine to Water, a non-profit organization devoted to providing clean water and sanitation to people around the world. Hendley will speak before a virtual audience of Telarus employees, sales partners, and suppliers on August 13, 2020.

“Since 2012 we’ve been bringing our partners together to learn, to network, and to be uplifted through the Telarus Partner Summit event,” added Adam Edwards, CEO of Telarus. “This year we’ve had to be creative, to step out of our comfort zone, and create a virtual event that lives up to Partner Summit standards, and ‘Race to the Summit’ definitely fits the bill. Add to that the opportunity to hear from one of the most successful philanthropists in the world and you have a grand slam of an event that will have the potential to change people’s lives and the way they look at the world.”

The “Race to the Summit: Season Two” will begin August 12, 2020 after the presentation of the Tesla car or $25,000 to the Season 1 winner. The sixteen-week contest is a marathon for partners to engage with suppliers, attend live and virtual sessions, and earn training certifications on technology transformation.

“Telarus Partner Summit 2020 is moving online, and rather than a three-day-and-done event, we have decided to offer partners a learning management track for sixteen weeks,” added Amy Bailey, VP of Marketing for Telarus. “We’ll have hundreds of sessions on topics ranging from emerging technologies like mobility and IoT, to technical tracks covering SD-WAN, cloud contact center, and cybersecurity. Agents will also have opportunities to schedule private 1-on-1 appointments with executives from over 67 leading technology vendors and Diamond sponsors like AT&T, Comcast Business, RingCentral, Vonage, RackSpace, Spectrum, Mitel and 8×8.”

“We have an amazing lineup of speakers, content, and activities that are going to ‘WOW’ our guests,” said Patrick Oborn, co-owner of Telarus and original creator of Telarus Partner Summit. “With our Klik App, partners will get to engage with suppliers on a new level.”

Registration is now open to the general agent community by filling out the form located on If you are interested in partnering with Telarus as a new sales partner, please call 877-346-3232 or visit us online at for more information.

About Telarus Partner Summit – now Race to the Summit season 2

Telarus Partner Summit is the global virtual sixteen-week conference where the leading players in cloud technology (applications and infrastructure) come together to meet, business plan, and collaborate. This year’s event takes place as Season 2 of the Telarus Race to the Summit. The event includes a keynote speech by Doc Hendley, founder of Wine To Water. Other activities include hundreds of classes on a variety of topics covering technology, marketing, and best practices, 1-on-1 meetings, and Friday Funday activities.

Event Sponsors

Diamond: AT&T Alliance Channel, RingCentral, Rackspace, Vonage, Comcast Business, Spectrum Partner Program, Mitel, and 8×8

Platinum Sponsors: Cox Business, RapidScale, Nextiva, AireSpring, NICE inContact, Call One, Lifesize (Serenova), Dialpad, Sprint Wireless, Avaya, LogMeIn (Jive), Fusion, Genesys, and IBM

Gold Sponsors: Aryaka, Bigleaf Networks, CenturyLink, Fuze, Iron Mountain, Momentum Telecom, Open Systems, Sierra Wireless, T-Mobile, Viasat, Vigilant, Windstream Enterprise

Silver Sponsors: Alibaba Cloud, Altice, Arkadin, Broad Sky, Networks, Broadvoice, BullsEye Telecom, CBTS, Claro Enterprise Solutions, LLC, CloudGenix, CommandLink Consolidated Communications Inc., Cybraics, Effortless Office, Equinix, Everbridge, Five9, Granite Telecom Hypercore Networks, Masergy, Nitel, Ooma, Peerless Network, RSI, Sharpen, Sky Data Vault, Stickley On Security, StratusWorx, Synoptek, Talkdesk, Telesystem, TPx Communications, Veracity, Verizon Communications

About Telarus

Built for You, Telarus is the largest privately-held technology services distributor (master agent) in the United States. Our dynamic agent-partner community sources data, voice, cloud, and managed services through our robust portfolio of 160 leading service providers. We are best known for our home-grown software pricing tools and mobile apps that are unique in the industry. To help our partners grow their businesses, we’ve assembled the best support organization in the industry, which includes SD-WAN, Cloud, mobility, contact center, and ILEC specialty practices whose primary goal is to help our partners identify and design the right technology solutions for their customers. To learn more about the Telarus opportunity, please visit, or follow us on Twitter @Telarus.