Atlanta, GA, December 26, 2023 – Midtown Consulting Group (MCG) employees continue to demonstrate their data analytics and AI expertise. MCG has earned Microsoft’s new Azure Data and AI Solutions Partner designation by demonstrating its ability to advise clients in adopting and deploying data and AI solutions on the Azure platform. 

This milestone is the latest accomplishment in MCG’s decades-long dedication to and expertise in the data solutions space, particularly in developing analytics and AI capabilities for clients needing to build sustainable data and AI platforms that improve how they run, grow, and optimize their organizations’ productivity and insights. 

 In addition, to advising clients in adopting Azure’s modern analytics capabilities the MCG team successfully completed more than a dozen intermediate and advanced certifications, including certifications for Azure data engineer, AI engineer, solutions architect, Power BI data analyst and data science engineer. 

Michael Holt, Chief Innovation Officer of MCG, expressed pride in the achievement, stating, “MCG is proud of its employees who have completed these certifications, which validate their Azure solution expertise.” To attain these certifications, MCG employees underwent an updated series of Microsoft certification exams. The combination of the exam completion and several stringent customer success metrics have paved the way for deepening the MCG and Microsoft partnership.  

About MCG   

Founded in 2004, Midtown Consulting Group (MCG) is a management consulting firm headquartered in Atlanta, GA with clients across the United States. Our diverse team of experts are committed to delivering modern end-to-end data and AI solutions that extend, predict, and prescribe organizations’ potential. We believe that Generative AI, including ChatGPT, will impact every aspect of business, learning, and human interactions. Organizations who adopt sustainable data and AI platforms will improve how they run, grow, and optimize their organizations’ productivity.  Our experts are the backbone of our company; they innovate using technology to continually create optimal solutions for our clients. For more information, visit  

About Microsoft’s Azure Data and AI Solutions Partner designation.  

The Microsoft Solutions Partner Designation includes the Microsoft AI Cloud Partner Program, a global community of partners, offerings, and resources designed to connect organizations with tools to build and deploy successful business solutions. Microsoft Solutions Partner Designations align to Microsoft solution areas and include incremental benefits so organizations can stand out from the competition and increase their customer reach. Eligibility for Solutions Partner Designation is based on the partner capability composite score that quantifies performance across three categories – Performance, Skilling, and Customer Success. There are six Solutions Partner Designations available for partners.