Center for Computer Resources Ranked Among World’s Best 101 SMB Managed Service Providers

August 6th, 2020
Center for Computer Resources Ranked Among World’s Best 101 SMB Managed Service Providers
Marina Petz
Marketing & Social Media Coordinator


Annual SMB Hot 101 Identifies Best-in-Class Global MSP Businesses & Leading Trends in Small and Midsize Managed Service Market

August 3rd, 2020: Center for Computer Resources, CCR, has been named one of the world’s best SMB managed service providers on the new annual Channel Futures SMB Hot 101 rankings for 2020.

Winners were ranked on a unique methodology that weights revenue figures according to how long-term health and viability; commitment to recurring revenue; and operational efficiency.

Channel Futures is pleased to name CCR to the 2020 SMB Hot 101 in the number 43 spot.

"We’re very grateful to be included in this exclusive list of outstanding Managed Service Providers," said Curtis Hicks, President & CEO of Center for Computer Resources. "This recognition would not be possible without our super amazing Team, and the long-standing relationships we’ve built with our Clients over the past 39 years.”

Prior to the SMB Hot 101 list, Center for Computer Resources was featured in the MSP 501 list in 2013, 2014 and 2016-2019.

In the 13 years since its inception, the MSP 501 has evolved from a competitive ranking list into a vibrant group of service providers, vendors, distributors, consultants and industry analysts working together to define the growing managed service opportunity.

“We here at Channel Partners and Channel Futures believe that entrepreneurship is the backbone to the American economy, and that the SMB is the lifeblood of the IT channel,” says Kris Blackmon, Senior Content Director at Channel Partners and Channel Futures. “We have worked for over a year to create a program that recognizes those small-but-mighty MSPs that keep our industry strong, healthy and growing, and I am thrilled at the quality of the partner businesses reflected in this inaugural list.”

The data collected by the annual MSP 501 program drives Channel Partners’ and Channel Futures’ market intelligence insights, creating robust data sets and data-based trend reports that support our editorial coverage, event programming, community and networking strategies and educational offerings. It serves as a lynchpin to dozens of programs and initiatives.

About Center for Computer Resources

Center for Computer Resources, CCR, was founded in 1981 with the purpose of helping small businesses in Southeastern, Michigan with their computer technology needs. Since then, CCR has grown nationally to help companies get the most from their business technology. With almost four decades in the business, CCR has extensive experience in transitioning clients from outdated systems to current technologies, as well as maintaining current systems. For the past 39 years, CCR has grown to become the premier IT Services Company in Michigan dedicated to serving small and medium-sized businesses. For more information, visit</>

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