For a company to become Google Certified Partner in the Google AdWords Certification Program the following requirements must be met:
- Have one or more individually qualified employees
- Have managed at least a US $10,000 spend over 90 days
Companys can be distinguished as skilled in managing AdWords programs with Certified Partner status. Attaining Certified Partner status is rewarded with marketing support including use of a Google Certified partner badge, entry into Google Partner Search where potential clients can locate you, new business coupons and opportunities to attend exclusive Google events.
The example of AdWords Certified Partner badge: