Calif, Pharos Science & Applications Inc., a leading provider of portable navigation and location-based services, announced today it has been recognized by Microsoft Corporation’s Mobility Partner Advisory Council (MPAC) with the company’s Partner Achievement Award. This award acknowledges a MPAC participant’s superior achievement over the past 6 months.
The MPAC was formed to serve as a focused feedback mechanism for Microsoft mobility platform development and to provide new technical, marketing and business development support to companies making significant investments and inroads in the mobility space. Founded in 1998 and based in Torrance, Calif., Pharos Science & Applications, Inc. is a leading provider of personal and portable navigation and location-based services for a variety of markets. Pharos is a charter member of Microsoft’s Mobility Partner Advisory Council. Its products are sold through a network of leading national retail locations and online stores including MobilePlanet, CompUSA, Office Depot, Fry’s Electronics, SkyMall, and others.