Thrive Recognized by CRN and MSPmentor as a Top IT Service Provider in 2017 Rankings
Tewksbury, MA (July 19, 2017) – Thrive, a leading provider of next generation IT services in the northeast, proudly announced today that it has been named to CRN’s 2017 Solution Provider 500 List and is also ranked among the Top 501 Managed Service Providers by MSPmentor. Both awards reinforce Thrive’s experience, processes, and focus to meeting the specific needs of their clients and providing the highest levels of customer service and support.
The Solution Provider 500 is CRN®’s annual ranking of the largest technology integrators, solution providers and IT consultants in North America by revenue and is their predominant channel partner award list, serving as the industry standard for recognition of the most successful solution provider companies since 1995.
“CRN’s Solution Provider 500 list spotlights the North American IT channel partner organizations that have earned the highest revenue over the past year, providing a valuable resource to vendors looking for top solution providers to partner with,” said Robert Faletra, CEO of The Channel Company. “The companies on this year’s list represent an incredible, combined revenue of over $318 billion, a sum that attests to their success in staying ahead of rapidly changing market demands. We extend our sincerest congratulations to each of these top-performing solution providers and look forward to their future pursuits and successes.”
MSPmentor’s MSP 501 ranks the world’s most progressive 501 Managed Service Providers (MSPs), according to their 10th-annual Worldwide Company Rankings. The companies ranked this year include organizations from around the world and from diverse technology and business backgrounds. Collectively, they amassed $14.48 billion in total revenue (based on 2016 results), up more than 15 percent from 2015.
“On behalf of MSPmentor, I would like to congratulate Thrive for its recognition as an MSP 501 honoree,” said Aldrin Brown, Editor in Chief, MSPmentor. “The managed service provider market is evolving at a rapid pace and the companies showcased on the 2017 MSP 501 list represent the most agile, flexible and innovative organizations in the industry.”
“We’re honored to be recognized by both CRN and MSPmentor as an industry leader in providing next generation, valued added services to our clients, and for our continued growth,” said Rob Stephenson, chief executive officer, Thrive. “We’ve made significant investments in key solutions areas including cyber security, cloud, disaster recovery as a service (DRaaS), and compliance, along with our industry leading engineering team.”