30th September 2021

The 2021 Comms Council UK Awards Winners Announced!

The winners of the 13th annual Comms Council UK Awards – the first since rebranding from ITSPA – have today been announced. The Awards, designed to celebrate innovation, best practice, and recognise achievement within the next generations communications industry, were our first to be held in-person since the 2019 ITSPA Awards. See the list of winners and highly commended companies below.

Award Winners:

Best ITSP – Small Enterprise – Dial 9 Communications

Best ITSP – Mid Market – TelcoSwitch

Best ITSP – Large Enterprise – Pure IP

Best SOHO ITSP – bOnline

Best Multi-National Solution – Cloudya – NFON

Best VoIP Infrastructure – Gamma

Best VoIP Device: T54W – Yealink

Best VoIP Software- Surgery Connect – X-on

Best VoIP Innovation – Engo Fraud Management Service – Netaxis Solutions

Best Wholesaler – Gamma

Comms Council UK Hero – Huw Saunders – Ofcom


Highly Commended:

Best ITSP – Mid Market: X-on

Best ITSP – Large Enterprise – 8x8


Best Multi-National Solution – 8x8 – XCaaS (Experience Communication as a Service)

Best Multi-National Solution – Pure IP – Secure Resilient Voice for Enterprise (SeRVE)

Best VoIP Device – 800 – Konftel

Best VoIP Device – D335 IP Desk Phone – Snom Technology

Best VoIP Software – Voxivo4Teams – Kerv Group

Best VoIP Software – Byphone – Voxbit

Best VoIP Innovation – Voxivo4Teams – Kerv Group

Best Wholesaler – TelcoSwitch

Entrants to all categories were independently reviewed by the Comms Council UK Awards judges (Matthew Townend, Stephanie Watson, Adam Zoldan and Dr Lucy Green). Additionally, the Comms Council UK Hero Award was selected by the Comms Council UK Council, recognising an individual’s significant contribution to the telecoms sector.

Eli Katz, the Chair of Comms Council UK, said “I would like to personally congratulate all the winners and the companies that were highly commended at this year’s in-person Comms Council UK Awards. I am thrilled that the Awards have recognised some fantastic companies and individuals who have helped to keep the country moving since the start of the pandemic.

As we return to some form of normality, Comms Council UK will continue to ensure our members’ voices are amplified, and that our concerns are listened to at all levels.”

Tracey Wright, Director of Magrathea, said: “Magrathea is delighted to have again been the main sponsor of the Comms Council UK Awards. It’s important that those within the VoIP and unified communications industry are applauded for their hard work, and that is exactly what the Awards have done. Many congratulations to this year’s winners, you all thoroughly deserved it!”

The 2021 Comms Council UK Awards were open to all those in the VoIP and unified communications space.


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2022 Comms Council UK Awards

Comms Council UK are sponsored by Magrathea

The winners will be announced at Sea Containers in London on 28th September.

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