Managed Services Provider (MSP) List Honors Top Executives, Entrepreneurs and Experts
NEW YORK – Sept 11, 2012 – Bart McDonough, CEO of Agio Technology, was selected for Nine Lives Media’s fifth annual MSPmentor 250. The global list identifies the world’s leading managed services provider (MSP) executives, entrepreneurs, experts, coaches and community leaders. The MSPmentor 250 is available now at http://www.mspmentor.net/250
This year’s expanded MSPmentor 250 coverage includes Locked In the NOC (Network Operations Center) – a definitive list of MSP half of famers. Locked in the NOC honorees played a central roll in building the MSP industry.
“While I am certainly flattered to be named to this prestigious group, I accept this honor on behalf of those who have truly earned it, the extraordinary women and men who comprise the global Agio Technology team,” said Bart McDonough, CEO, Agio Technology. “Their continuing dedication to excellence has made our company stand out from the crowd and earned Team Agio this well-deserved recognition.”
“The fifth-annual MSPmentor 250 expands our tradition of recognizing the world’s top MSP experts,” said Amy Katz, CEO of Nine Lives Media. “If you’re seeking to launch or build a managed services business practice, the MSPmentor 250 is the ultimate Rolodex to get you started.
The fifth annual MSPmentor 250 report is based on a global survey of MSPmentor site readers conducted from May through July 2012. The MSPmentor editorial staff also weighed in with nominations, based on the team’s daily coverage of the managed services market. The resulting MSPmentor 250 and Locked in the NOC coverage represents MSP experts across business, technology, sales, marketing, community development, coaching and more.
MSPmentor’s readership and editorial staff are uniquely positioned to identify the world’s top MSP experts. MSPmentor is the world’s leading managed services provider blog and community—and the ultimate guide to managed services.
About Agio Technology
Agio Technology provides superior managed IT services to the world’s Premier hedge funds through technology hosting, monitoring, management, disaster prevention & recovery and other high-end technology services. Our infrastructure, people and culture are of one with our hedge fund clients, allowing us to not only be responsive to their needs but, in many cases, anticipate them as well. We provide our investment management and technology executive clients with the comfort to focus on their core competencies knowing Agio has full control of the complex technology services they have entrusted to us.
To continue to earn their trust, we employ rigorous standards around customer service, hiring, training, learning and growth. And seek to mirror the dynamic culture, and the sense of urgency, surrounding a premier hedge fund. Agio Technology is headquartered in New York City, with operational headquarters in Norman, OK and offices in Boston, MA; Dallas, TX; San Francisco, CA; Seattle, WA; London, England and Hong Kong, PRC.
About Nine Lives Media
Nine Lives Media, a division of Penton Media, defines emerging IT media markets and disrupts established IT media markets. The company’s IT channel-centric online communities include MSPmentor (www.MSPmentor.net), The VAR Guy (www.TheVARguy.com), Talkin’ Cloud (www.TalkinCloud.com), VARtweet (www.VARtweet.com) and MSPtweet (www.MSPtweet.com). For more information, visit http://www.NineLivesMediaInc.com.
Tom DeBow, 212-977-8815
CEO, DeBow Communications, Ltd.
Nine Lives Media and MSPmentor
Joe Panettieri, 212-204-4206
EVP Editorial Director