Penton Technology Names SSE Network Services
to the MSPmentor 501 Global Edition
8th Annual Report Identifies
World’s Top 501 Managed Service Providers (MSPs)
March 26, 2015: SSE Network Services has appeared on Penton Technology’s eighth-annual MSPmentor 501 Global Edition, a distinguished list and report identifying the world’s top 501 managed service providers (MSPs). The complete 501 list is currently available on the MSPmentor. Additional lists include:
- The top ranked MSPs in North America
- The top MSPs in Europe, Middle East and Africa
- The top MSPs in Asia, Australia and New Zealand
- The top Small Business MSP list comprised of the top companies in our annual survey with 10 or fewer employees.
“We were delighted to learn that our Network Services division was selected to the MSPmentor 501 Global list for the 2nd consecutive year,” said Elizabeth Niedringhaus, President and CEO, SSE. “Our focus this past year has really been to expand our network operations, adding dedicated project engineers and realigning our network management team to better serve our clients. It is nice that this growing team of engineers and helpdesk technicians who work so hard each day for the success of our clients can be recognized with this prestigious honor!”
Each year, MSPmentor gathers information for its annual rankings through the participation of managed service providers and IT service providers in our annual survey. The survey was conducted from December 2014 through January 2015. Rankings are based Penton Technology’s unique criteria for MSPs such as annual recurring revenues, total revenues and more.
“We want to congratulate SSE Network Services and look forward to covering their growth strategies in the year ahead,” said Marcia Parker, Executive Director, Penton Technology Group.
This year the top MSPmentor 501 companies recorded higher recurring revenues than ever before. Combined, the total annual recurring revenues for all of MSPmentor 501 2015 companies reached a record high of $3.95 billion in 2014, up 26.5% year over year.
“Thank you to all the companies who participated in this year’s MSPmentor 501 survey, and congratulations to the companies that ranked on our 501 list, our regional lists and our Small Business list,” said Jessica Davis, Editor in Chief of MSPmentor and Executive Editor at Penton Technology. “Your participation enables us to continue to provide you with high quality information about the most successful business models, pricing, vertical markets and other approaches to running your businesses in 2015 and beyond.”
MSPmentor, produced by Penton Technology, is the ultimate guide to managed services. MSPmentor features the industry’s top-ranked blog, research, Channel Expert Hour Webcasts and FastChat videos. It is the number one online media destination for managed service providers in the world.
ABOUT SSE NETWORK SERVICES
SSE is a training and technology company headquartered in St. Louis, MO. Its industry-leading Network Services division collaborates with clients to design, develop, deploy and maintain network infrastructure solutions. The focus of its network practice is providing fully-outsourced managed IT services to reduce their clients spending on the maintenance of their operations, systems and equipment. In addition to IT outsourcing, SSE Network Services also offers IT consulting, IT project services and cloud-based solutions. (www.SSEnetwork.com)
Penton drives performance for more than 16 million professionals each and every day. They rely on us to deliver: Insights, information & workflow tools to inform critical business decisions; networking & community to engage them with industry peers & partners; and data & marketing services to advance their business performance & deliver ROI.
Penton is a growth company with a track record of strong performance and success and is backed by its co-owners: MidOcean Partners and U.S. Equity Partners II, an investment fund sponsored by Wasserstein & Co., LP.
For additional information on the company and its businesses, visit www.penton.com.
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