Jeffrey R. Poplin, associate vice president, Dewberry, accepts Partner Award from Ryan Hughes, co-founder Skygone IncSkygone Inc. named Dewberry its 2011 Partner of the Year Award for excellence in the adoption, use and proliferation of cloud computing and implementation of these solutions for its clients. Skygone Co-Founder Ryan Hughes presented the award to Dewberry Associate Vice President Jeffrey R. Poplin, GIS in December at Dewberry's headquarters in Fairfax, Va.

“Dewberry uses the cloud to provide their customers with lower costs, reduced vendor lock-in risk and an increased choice of deployment models,” said Hughes. “They have been a great partner, and we look forward to more successful collaborations in delivering enterprise solutions in the cloud.”

“We are proud to have been chosen as this year’s recipient of Skygone’s award,” said Dewberry’s Poplin. “And to have worked with our clients to help them achieve geospatial solutions in a cloud environment in a way that is efficient and highly scalable.”