Resellers, distributors and ITSPs enjoyed pole position at Brands Hatch when Yealink UK played host at the Kent circuit’s Dutch Supercar Challenge.
The SIP telephony specialist laid on a VIP hospitality package for its channel partners which saw them enjoy a paddock tours and a grandstand view of the race action. Guests also got to check out the high performance cars which did battle on the track with tIPicall’s support desk manager, Paul Glover among those to take a seat in the Blueberry Racing’s Yealink branded BMW Series 3.
Guests, who included senior figures from DRD Communications, iHub, Natterbox, Orbtalk, TelecomsWorld and Vcomm, also got to meet the professional, semi-pro and “gentlemen drivers” who took part in the highly popular event. These included Ronald Van Loon who steered the Yealink car to a respectable 8th in a field of 14 in the hard-fought Supersport category.
The day was offered as a thank-you to the companies and individuals who have helped Yealink secure significant penetration of the UK market. Now a top twoplayer globally, Yealink has enjoyed annualised growth of 50 percent in the UK every year since the turn of the decade.
Commenting on the event Paul Glover, of channel exclusive SIP carrier, tIPicall said: “It was a fun and fascinating day which let us get in amongst the cars and drivers, and enjoy a proper behind the scenes look at what really goes on at one of the world’s top circuits on a race day. My thanks go to Yealink for hosting what was an exhilarating day’s entertainment.”
“We were delighted to play host to what proved to be a fantastic day out, a really exciting adrenaline pumper,” reported Yealink distributor manager Roy Stephenson. “Those cars can certainly shift. If you think of standard road car as being 10BASE-T then those bad boys are GIG-E! ”
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