Kannon Communications, based in Maine, has been for 15 years the leading Solutions Partner for FirstClass products and related services in North America.
We are first in FirstClass because all we do is FirstClass. Our dedicated team of professionals has a passion for communication and community-building using all the power and flexibility of FirstClass.
What does Platinum mean?
Platinum Partners have reached the highest levels of Certifications and Sales of FirstClass in North America. Open Text, which owns FirstClass, awards Platinum status at the end of each fiscal year. For the year ending June 30, 2010, Kannon achieved Platinum for the eleventh time.
When customers choose Kannon as their FirstClass Value Added Reseller Channel Partner, they are assured of the most expertise and the most experience of any FirstClass organization. In other words, customers who choose Kannon are working with the best sales and support organization in the FirstClass world.
Who are Kannon's customers?
Kannon has provided FirstClass Solutions to a broad range of organizations across the country including hundreds of Independent and Public Schools in New England and elsewhere that have engaged us to enrich their educational communities. Our customers also include the Maine Department of Education, The Corporation for Public Broadcasting and over 100 affiliate stations, Kaplan Education Centers, Lee Hecht Harrison LLC, The University of Maine, Harvard School of Continuing Education, and Rochester Institute of Technology.
Who is Kannon?
Kannon is the Japanese name for the bodhisattva Avalokiteshvara, known in China as Kwan-Yin.
Kannon is the bodhisattva of Compassion. The name Avalokiteshvara in Sanskrit means approximately One Who Listens Deeply to the Heart of the World.
This would seem to be the essence of communication, which is what we here at Kannon Communications care about.