VAI Achieves Industry Recognition and Secures Prestigious Award Wins During Q1 2019

April 23, 2019

Ronkonkoma, N.Y. – April 23, 2019 – VAI, a leading ERP software developer, announced that it has received leading awards in the first quarter of 2019 across multiple channels, including IT, food and beverage, and supply chain.

Recognized for its innovative S2K Enterprise suite of software applications across the hardgoods, food, and pharmaceutical industries, VAI helps some of the most recognized companies improve efficiencies, maximize ROI, and achieve significant business growth. With cross-industry solutions that leverage analytics, mobile, marketing automation, warehouse management, customer relationship management, and eBusiness solutions, VAI continues to expand its product offerings and employee and customer base, as well as commitment to excellence.

VAI’s 2019 award wins in the first quarter of 2019 include:

  • One Planet Best in Business Award: In January 2019, VAI was named as a winner in the Corporate Milestone of the Year category, having been in business 40 years in 2019. The coveted One Planet Awards honors best in business and professional excellence in every industry from around the world.
  • Supply & Demand Chain Executive Pros to Know: In February 2019, VAI’s North American Software Sales Manager, Pete Zimmerman, was named to Supply & Demand Chain Executive’s 18th annual listing of the 2019 Pros to Know in the supply chain industry. This award recognizes supply chain executives that are leading initiatives to help prepare their companies’ supply chains for the challenges of today’s business climate.
  • Food Logistics Champions Rock Stars of the Supply Chain: In March 2019, VAI’s Food Division Project Director, Gary Barter, was named to Food Logistics’ Rock Stars of the Supply Chain list. This achievement recognizes influential individuals in the industry whose achievements, hard work, and vision have shaped and attained milestones in safety, efficiency, productivity, and innovation through the global food supply chain.
  • CRN Tech Elite 250: In March 2019, VAI was named to CRN’s annual list that honors a select group of North American IT solution providers that have earned the highest number of advanced technical certifications from leading technology suppliers. This achievement distinguishes VAI as a solution provider with multiple, top-level IT certifications, specializations, and partner program designations from the industry’s most prestigious technology providers.

“VAI’s terrific growth and industry recognition is a testament to the dedication of our employees who have helped shape the company into a leader in enterprise technology,” said Bob Giustino, VP of Operations at VAI. “Between our award-winning technology and our employees who are trained and certified with skillsets that represent ever-changing industry and technology requirements, we are well situated to help our customers grow, compete, and prosper well into the future.

About VAI

VAI is a leading independent mid-market ERP software developer renowned for its flexible solutions and ability to automate critical business functions for the distribution, manufacturing, retail, and service sectors. VAI's software solutions are backed by a wealth of experience and a reputation for excellence that countless companies rely on. With specific ERP solutions for Hard Goods, Food, and Pharmaceutical companies, VAI has helped some of the most recognized companies address key industry requirements and deliver bottom-line results. VAI continues to innovate with new solutions that leverage analytics, business intelligence, mobility, and cloud technology to help customers make more informed business decisions and empower their mobile workforce. VAI is headquartered in Ronkonkoma, NY, with branch offices located in Florida, Illinois, and California. For more information, visit, follow @VAISoftware on Twitter, vai_software on Instagram, and “like us” on

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