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Directors James Horne, David Crothers and Mal Williams are in Sydney to attend Magento Live Australia held at the Sofitel Sydney Wentworth on Tuesday, July 23 and Wednesday, July 24.

Magento Live is an event that will showcase the latest Magento news and educational lectures for merchants and developers. It is a chance for the Australian Magento Community to meet at a central location to network and learn about the Magento Platform.

James Horne will be presenting a key note presentation with Michael Wittner, CEO of Wittner Shoes, one of Balance Internet’s clients. The presentation will showcase Wittner’s 100 year history from mail order to its current multichannel approach. Balance will discuss and showcase Wittners’s eCommerce store, Factory outlet online store and eBay store. This presentation will be held on Wednesday the 24th of July from 1.30-2.15pm.

Earlier this year Balance Internet received a Partner of Excellence Award and recognition as the leading Magento Solutions Partner in the Asia Pacific Region at the Magneto Imagine Conference held in Las Vegas, NV. from April 8-11, 2013. The award is a result of outstanding performance in 2012 based on quality and quantity of Magento Enterprise deployments, the number of Magento certified developers and exceptional customer satisfaction.

Magento recognized Balance Internet with a 2012 Partner Excellence Award for their dedication to creating industry-leading eCommerce sites using Magento Enterprise Edition. – Roy Rubin, COO and co-founder of Magento.