An advertisement that appeared in the Wall Street Journal on Friday 22 April, recognized the contributions of Hitachi Data Systems and 48 other suppliers being honored by SBC Communications Inc. All were recognized by the telecommunications giant for their outstanding contributions to SBC during 2004. This award was conferred in 2005.
"SBC likes Hitachi Data Systems products and support. They view us as a storage provider whose products deliver the performance they are looking for. They also appreciate our proactive services perspective, which allows us to resolve issues quickly and successfully," said Account Executive Rob Crossland.
Rob Crossland and National Account Manager Mitch McCradic thanked their fellow account and support team members for helping to make the award possible for Hitachi Data Systems: Bob Wildschuetz, Charles Parson, Les Sparks, Tony Kirch, Jim Thompson, Dave Miller, Art Stevens, Robert Keigley, Steve Schwartz, Alex Craig, Jay Wallace, Sam McMillan, Soren Birch, Ray Azure, Wayne Bricker, and Rick Adalpe.