Sparkle recognized as “Best Data/Capacity Provider of the Year” for the second year in a row and awarded for “Best Digital Advertising Operator”
Rome / Berlin 28 June 2023
Sparkle, the first international service provider in Italy and among the top global operators, received the “Best Data/Capacity Provider of the Year” and the “Best Digital Advertising Operator” prizes at the Carrier Community Global Awards ceremony, held last night in Berlin within the Europe 2023 GCCM event to celebrate the achievements in wholesale telecoms in the past year. At their seventh edition, the CC Global Awards recognize innovation, vision and excellence in the international wholesale community and are judged by a panel of analysts and experts from the industry.
With the “Best Data/Capacity Provider of the Year” award, received for the second year in a row, the jury recognized the quality and impact of Sparkle’s most recent large-scale infrastructural projects and innovative solutions in the IP & Data area, including the Blue & Raman Submarine Cable Systems, the launch of the Genoa Landing Platform and the Tel Aviv open hub.
“Best Digital Advertising Operator“, on the other hand, rewards Sparkle’s successful digital media strategy to increase the company’s overall visibility and brand awareness. Leveraging a rich and diversified content mix combined with digital PR activities and targeted promoted campaigns, Sparkle has been constantly increasing its follower base obtaining engagement rates above industry standards on its digital channels across the board.
Commenting on the winning, Enrico Bagnasco, CEO of Sparkle, said: “We are very happy and proud for these awards that recognize Sparkle’s ability to use digital technologies to realize new information highways and communicate with its stakeholders.”
Sparkle is TIM Group’s Global Operator, first international service provider in Italy and among the top worldwide, offering a full range of infrastructure and global connectivity services – capacity, IP, SD-WAN, colocation, IoT connectivity, roaming and voice – to national and international Carriers, OTTs, ISPs, Media/Content Providers and multinational enterprises. A major player in the submarine cable industry, Sparkle owns and manages a network of more than 600,000 km of fiber spanning from Europe to Africa and the Middle East, the Americas and Asia. Its sales force is active worldwide and distributed over 32 countries.