The 2017 Carriers Ball Rocked Cloud Partners Evolution with Jamie Lynn Spears – Here Are All of the Exciting Details in Case You Missed


This year’s 2017 Carriers Ball, held on Wednesday, September 27, 2017, during the Cloud Partners Evolution Conference, was nothing short of amazing. Hundreds of partners gathered at Austin’s legendary music venue Maggie Mae’s, to see who would walk away with the channel’s most coveted awards.

Country music sensation Jamie Lynn Spears, took this prominent event to a whole new level, with her captivating sounds and one heck of a performance. Sponsors were treated to a very special VIP meet and greet with Jamie Lynn Spears, and we can’t thank her enough for being such a sweetheart! Her southern charm shined through and through, and it was an honor to get up close and personal with this award-winning, magnificent beauty. Attendees overlooked the breathtaking Austin skyline while enjoying gourmet Texas teasers and top-shelf cocktails, including the Carrier’s Ball signature handcrafted drinks, The Carrier’s Ball Fizz, The Jamie LYNNade, and The Chorus Mule.

Every year, the Carriers Ball grows bigger and better, with cloud hosting companies from South Jersey and others from around the nation in attendance. Chorus Communications is honored to host such a prestigious event for cloud and technology partners to celebrate and network with the industry’s finest. In addition to some of the best and brightest in tech attending, representatives from premier telecom media resource companies iAgent, Channel Vision, and Jamie Scotto & Associates were on the scene to build a strong media presence.


Agents, sub agents, carriers, and vendors worldwide voted for their top picks in categories ranging from best colocation services to best channel manager and the winners are in!

Drum roll please…

Best Cloud Orchestration

Winner: QTS Data Centers

QTS Data Centers has beat the rest with the best platform for the arrangement and coordination of data which ultimately results in a more seamless and consolidated process and workflow.


Best IoT

Winner: Google

IoT, also known as “The Internet of Things” has become increasingly popular and will only continue to get bigger. Google is the top provider of IoT for 2017, helping businesses lower costs, increase productivity, and improve efficiency across all devices.


Best Colocation Services

Winner: Tierpoint

World-class IT facilities, experienced and highly skilled IT engineers and technicians, as well as widespread locations to securely store confidential information – Tierpoint ran away with the gold for the best colo services of 2017.


Best Channel Manager

Winner: Brian Buchman of Telesystem (formally Line Systems)

He’s helped close deals, is passionate in everything he does, and is the go-to resource for ongoing support and growth of partner sales – Brian Buchman is this year’s winner for the best channel manager.


Best SD-Wan

Winner: Comcast Business

Comcast Business stands out with the most appealing price points and unique as well as versatile solutions for their customers. While last year Comcast won the best marketing & sales support, this year they offered the best SD-WAN services without a doubt.


Best Cloud Security

Winner: Level 3 Communications

When it comes to protecting data, applications, and its associated infrastructure, Level 3 Communications is the winner for the best cloud security.


That’s a wrap y’all! These are the winners for the 2017 Chorus Carriers Ball. Chorus Communications, the best cloud hosting services consultant in Philadelphia, could not have orchestrated an event of this caliber without the support of our sponsors and a special thanks to:

Award Ceremony Sponsors: TBI and Verizon

Platinum Sponsors: Onsip and TPX Communications

Gold Sponsors: Telesystem and ViaSat

Bronze Sponsors: Netrality, Excel Micro, Netcarrier, Level 3 Communications and iAgent Network

To view more photos from the 2017 Chorus Carriers Ball, please click here.

Mark Your Calendar! Chorus’ Fall Forum will take over the Eagles locker room and tunnel at the Lincoln Financial Field on November 15. Fletcher Cox, Eagles pro-bowl defensive tackle, will be in attendance to host the networking segment of this innovative event.

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