You can read the official press release here.
What exactly does this mean? Well here is an excerpt from the partner web site:
Gold Certified Partners represent the highest level of competence and expertise with Microsoft technologies, and have the closest working relationship with Microsoft.
In my view it only means good things for our customers as this will allow us to strengthen our already existing relationship with various product groups within Microsoft.
Thanks goes out to all our customers who supported us through this process.
Here are some plaques we got for attaining the competency.