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Telarus Recognizes Five9, Jake Butterbaugh at Annual Partner Summit

Five9 is recognized for embracing the technology channel in their delivery of successful solutions and outstanding channel partner leadership that advanced customer businesses in 2022.

SAN RAMON, CA – August 8, 2023 – Five9, Inc. (NASDAQ: FIVN), the intelligent CX platform provider, has been recognized with two prestigious awards at the Telarus annual Partner Summit in Grapevine, Texas. Five9 received the Top Supplier Engagement Award and Jake Butterbaugh, SVP Global Partner Organization at Five9 was named Telarus Top Channel Chief 2022.

The Telarus Supplier Award was voted on by Telarus executives and employees at every level within the organization. With over 400 suppliers in their portfolio, this is a significant accomplishment and Five9 is honored by the recognition. The Telarus Channel Chief Award was voted on by Telarus partner community and a clear demonstration of Jake's leadership, experience, and influence in building out a best-in-class program and team.

“We recognize that our Suppliers play a vital role in delivering exceptional solutions for our Technology Advisors,” said Richard Murray, Chief Commercial Officer at Telarus. “Our close partnership with Five9 generates indispensable value for our Technology Advisors through shared resources, education, and the products that drive innovation and sales. We congratulate and thank Five9, along with all our 2022 Award winners, and look forward to many more reasons to celebrate in 2023.” Jake Butterbaugh, SVP Global Partner Organization

"Five9 is truly honored to receive this year's Telarus Supplier of the Year Award and I am personally humbled by the recognition as this year's Telarus Top Channel Chief Award.  To receive an award from a community of partners you believe in so much is an absolute honor. Both achievements would not have been possible without the incredible support and collaboration with Telarus and its outstanding team and partners. Thank you for your trust, commitment, and dedication to our shared success. We look forward to achieving even greater milestones together in the coming years!"

The Five9 intelligent CX platform facilitates billions of call minutes annually. It provides digital engagement, analytics, workflow automation, workforce optimization, and practical AI to create more fluid human customer experiences, engage and empower contact center agents, and deliver tangible business results. Along with our people and the relationships they bring to our customer engagements, that is what creates our joyful, CX difference.

Click here to learn more about the Telarus Partner Summit.

About Five9:

The Five9 Intelligent CX Platform provides a comprehensive suite of solutions for orchestrating fluid customer experiences and empowering agents. Our cloud-native, multi-tenant, scalable, reliable and secure platform includes contact center; omni-channel engagement; Workforce Engagement Management; extensibility through more than 1,000 partners; and innovative, practical AI, automation and journey analytics that are embedded as part of the platform. Five9 brings the power of people, partners and technology to more than 2,500 organizations worldwide. Through this combination, Five9 strives to support customer needs from “Day 1 to forever” and deliver on our customer commitment: “We keep our CX promise, so you can keep yours.”

About Telarus:

Telarus is the leading global technology solutions brokerage focusing on accelerating partner success. We provide proprietary, award-winning, patented Services, Solutions, and Tools, that assist our partners from pre-sale to post-implementation. For 20 years, Telarus has provided comprehensive guidance and support for our partner community as they have pursued their objectives. To learn more or become a partner, go to