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Softchoice Named to CRN’s 2013 Tech Elite 250 List

March 22, 2013

TORONTO, March 22, 2013 /CNW/ – Softchoice Corporation (TSX: SO)
announces that it has been named to CRN’s third annual list of the Tech
Elite 250.  The list represents an elite group of solution providers
who have invested in the training and education needed to earn the most
advanced technical certifications in the IT channel for data center and
cloud computing.

“We are honored to be part of the Tech Elite 250 list once again,” said
David MacDonald President and CEO of Softchoice.  “Our ongoing
commitment to the growth and development of our people and ensuring
that they are equipped with the expertise to address the highly
specific needs of our customers has been and remains a substantial
focus for us.”

In compiling the list, CRN editors worked with the UBM Tech Channel
research group and a team of outside experts to define the most
customer-beneficial technical certifications in the IT channel.
Solution providers on the Tech Elite 250 have earned some of the most
advanced certifications from some of the biggest names in IT, including
Cisco, Citrix, EMC, IBM, VMware, NetApp, Microsoft, HP and Dell. These
technical certifications have enabled solution providers like
Softchoice to deliver premium solutions and support to their North
American clients.

“The 2013 Tech Elite 250 list recognizes an exclusive group of solution
providers that have invested in training and technical know-how to help
their customers understand the benefits of some of the most
sophisticated technology deployments in the market – and have shown a
dedication to helping customers innovate while reducing costs,” said
Kelley Damore, senior vice president and editorial director at UBM Tech
Channel. “By identifying and adapting to the skills and training needed
to best serve today’s customers, members of the Tech Elite 250 have
proven their commitment to delivering the products and services that
today’s customers value most.”

About Softchoice

As a leading North American provider of technology solutions and
services, Softchoice combines the efficiency and reliability of a
national IT supplier with the personal touch and technical expertise of
a local solutions provider. Softchoice’s holistic approach to
technology includes solution design, implementation and asset
management and cloud services, as well as access to one of the most
comprehensive and cost-effective technology distribution networks in
North America. With over 1,200 employees, Softchoice manages the
technology needs of thousands of corporate and public sector
organizations across the United States and Canada.

Softchoice stock is listed on the Toronto Stock Exchange (TSX) under the
trading symbol “SO.” The common shares of Softchoice are not registered
under the U.S. Securities Act of 1933 and are not publicly traded in
the United States.

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