Firefly Wins Cisco Global Learning Partner of the Year Award 2016

California – March 3rd, 2016 - Firefly is proud to announce that Cisco has named us as the recipient of the Cisco Global Learning Partner of the year.  Cisco unveiled the winners of its 2016 Learning Partner Awards at its Global Learning Partner Conference in San Diego, California. 

Cisco Learning Partner Awards recognize exemplary Learning Partners and Business Learning Partners who demonstrate best-in-class channel business practices and serve as a model for the industry. Areas of consideration include collaboration with Cisco and other Learning Partners; innovation in developing new programs to enhance the learner experience; acceleration of growth; and top quality, recognizing an overall commitment to the highest-quality training and enablement.

“I would like to thank Cisco for recognizing Firefly with this award. At Firefly, we continually innovate our education services and it’s very rewarding for the whole Firefly team to receive such an important industry accolade,”  said Andrew Usherwood, CEO Firefly. “The Firefly team have worked very hard to deliver an exceptional level of service to both Cisco, and its Partners and end users. I would like to take this opportunity to recognize every member of our team; well done and thanks to all for everything you do for our great company."

Firefly has been a proud partner of Cisco for 11 years. Our Cisco education engagements  encompass Cisco Unified Computing, Application Architecture, MDS, Converged Architecture, Sales Training, Cloud & Systems Management, ACI, CCIE DC, Data Center Networking, Microsoft OS & Virtualization and Enterprise Networking and now Cisco’s exciting new technology, HyperFlex. 


About Firefly

Firefly is a technology consulting company that focuses on New Product Introduction (NPI).  We see education as a critical part in accelerating the adoption of new technologies. The combination of our technical and business expertise enables us to help customers navigate through complex business and technology decisions.  Our mission is to work with all our customers and clearly demonstrate how technology solutions can bring competitive advantages to their business.

We have, and continue to invent, innovative programs and methodologies that bridge the gap between technology education and sales growth.   Our customers come to Firefly because our education strategies have a direct and positive impact on New Product Introduction (NPI), with demonstrable and measurable results. 

Founded in 2005, Firefly employs more than 100 people worldwide and is headquartered in San Jose, California. Learn more at

Firefly Wins Cisco Global Partner of the Year Award