Centaris Named on CRN’s MSP 500 List
Contact: Marina Petz
Sterling Heights, MI, March 8th, 2018 – Centaris, are proud to announce that they have been named to CRN’s, a brand of The Channel Company, 2018 Managed Service Provider (MSP) 500 list. This annual list recognizes North American solution providers with cutting-edge approaches to delivering managed services. Their offerings help companies navigate the complex and ever-changing landscape of IT, improve operational efficiencies and maximize their return on IT investments.
“It is remarkable what a focused group of talented individuals can accomplish day after day in servicing our clients,” said Curtis Hicks II, President & CEO of Centaris. “The Centaris team has been able to build a strong foundation by mastering the tools of our trade and developing repeatable process to delivery high quality services for our clients. This can only be achieved with a dedicated inspired group of gifted people. To achieve this honor year after year means we can deliver over time.”
In today’s fast-paced business environments, MSPs play an important role in helping companies leverage new technologies without straining their budgets or losing focus on their core business. CRN’s MSP 500 list shines a light on the most forward-thinking and innovative of these key organizations.
The list is divided into three categories: the MSP Pioneer 250, recognizing companies with business models weighted toward managed services and largely focused on the SMB market; the MSP Elite 150, recognizing large, data center-focused MSPs with a strong mix of on-premises and off-premises services; and the Managed Security 100, recognizing MSPs focused primarily on off-premise, cloud-based security services.
“Managed service providers have become integral to the success of businesses everywhere, both large and small,” said Bob Skelley, CEO of The Channel Company. “Capable MSPs enable companies to take their cloud computing to the next level, streamline spending, effectively allocate limited resources and navigate the vast field of available technologies. The companies on CRN’s 2018 MSP 500 list stand out for their innovative services, excellence in adapting to customers’ changing needs and demonstrated ability to help businesses get the most out of their IT investments.”
The MSP500 list will be featured in the February 2018 issue of CRN and online at www.CRN.com/msp500.
Centaris, was founded in 1981 with the purpose of helping small businesses in Southeastern, Michigan with their IT servicing. Since then, Centaris has grown nationally and internationally to help companies get the most of their business technology. With over three decades in the business, Centaris has extensive experience in transitioning clients from outdated systems to current technologies, as well as maintaining current systems. For the past 35 years, Centaris has grown to become a premier IT Services Company dedicated to serving small and medium-sized businesses. For more information, visit www.ccr1.com
About the Channel Company
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