Avenir to host partner event as it extends half-price offerings


‘Insight 2012’ will give dealers direct access to manufacturer representatives as distributor pushes back deadline for discounted offers

Avenir Telecom dealers will be able to quiz a host of handset manufacturers directly next month as part of the distributor’s ‘Insight 2012’ partner event.

The event takes place at the five-star Sheraton Skyline Hotel in Heathrow on October 3 and features representatives from a number of manufacturers including Samsung and BlackBerry manufacturer Research In Motion.

Manufacturers will run a series of workshops and presentations throughout the day explaining different products and services relevant to B2B channel.

Avenir will host a drinks reception and dinner plus  entertainment at the venue
that evening.

Avenir Telecom managing director Andy Tow (pictured) said places for the event are now limited such has been the demand.

Tow said: “It looks set to be a fantastic event, giving a unique opportunity to engage with manufacturers and suppliers of products and services that relate to small and medium-sized businesses.”

Insight 2012 is the latest initiative that Avenir is offering its dealers, after it held two workshops in partnership with O2 to educate them on the full benefits of the operator’s unified communications products and services.

Avenir has also confirmed it has extended its half-price offering across all 12-month Business SIM Only plans until September 30.

Avenir is also offering half-price deals on the Orange Business Solo 55 plan. Customers will also have the option to purchase a data bundle, including 1GB, 2GB or 3G, for half price until the end of the month.