This month, on May 20th, Network Management Group, Inc. (NMGI) is very excited to celebrate its 30 year anniversary. We would like to thank our clients, vendors, business associates and employees. NMGI also would like to recognize the 30th anniversary of our very first employee, Soni McClelland, she stewards the company today as the controller of NMGI seeing to our success. NMGI is thankful that we have been able to grow our company with national recognition while keeping Hutchinson, Ks our home. [Read more…]
World’s Largest Technology Distributor Recognizes NMGI in Annual
Ingram Micro SMB 500 List
HUTCHINSON, KANSAS — November 7, 2013 — Network Management Group, Inc. (NMGI) today announced it has been named to the Ingram Micro 2013 SMB 500. The list was revealed at Ingram Micro’s 2013 Fall SMB Invitational and celebrates the top 500 fastest-growing Ingram Micro U.S. channel partners focused on small and midsize businesses (SMBs). Ranked at number 481, NMGI grew its business with Ingram Micro Inc. (NYSE: IM), the world’s largest technology distributor, by more than 40 percent.
The Ingram Micro 2013 SMB 500 list was derived from the more than 20,000 U.S. solution providers and MSPs who work with Ingram Micro’s U.S. SMB Business Unit. This year’s top performers posted growth of nearly 250 percent. Developed in collaboration with Ingram Micro’s Business Intelligence Center and U.S. SMB Business Unit, as well as channel research services firm The 2112 Group, the list also takes into account select criteria such as company size, overall technology category revenue growth and innovation with SMB business engagements.
“Having the right technology solutions and services in play can bring significant advantages to small and midsize businesses, and can be the difference between good and great companies,” says Jamie Ferullo, director of SMB sales, Ingram Micro U.S. “Our SMB 500 list represents the ‘who’s who’ in SMB when it comes to top-performing VARs and MSPs. We’re thrilled to announce this year’s winners and congratulate NMGI on its growth and success.”
The complete 2013 Ingram Micro SMB 500 list can be seen athttp://www.im-smb.com/smb500.
Additional information, content and resources are available atwww.channelnomics.com/smb500.
More information about NMGI is available at http://www.nmgi.com.
About Ingram Micro Inc.
Ingram Micro is the world’s largest wholesale technology distributor and a global leader in IT supply-chain, mobile device lifecycle services and logistics solutions. As a vital link in the technology value chain, Ingram Micro creates sales and profitability opportunities for vendors and resellers through unique marketing programs, outsourced logistics and mobile solutions, technical support, financial services and product aggregation and distribution. The company is the only global broad-based IT distributor, serving approximately 160 countries on six continents with the world’s most comprehensive portfolio of IT products and services. Visit www.ingrammicro.com.
About Network Management Group, Inc. (NMGI)
NMGI is a national provider of consultative services with an emphasis on computer networking, business continuity, and technology services for small and midsize businesses and organizations located throughout the United States. NMGI designs, implements, and manages business technology solutions for their clients. Founded in 1984, NMGI is headquartered in Hutchinson, Kansas.
On September 12th, Steven Harper Chairman and CEO announced that Randy Johnston will become Chairman of NMGI and Doug Elliott will be President and COO effective immediately.
As part of the legacy planning at NMGI it’s important to realign the corporate responsibilities and prepare for succession planning as Mr. Harper prepares for retirement in a few years. Mr. Johnston one of the original founders of NMGI over 25 years ago has recently had his youngest son David join the business and establish the logical future of continued business that NMGI will remain locally owned.
Doug Elliott joined NMGI seven years ago to help spin off the software division and was promoted to General Manager once that task was complete. Managing a staff of 27 associates the President / COO title will allow Mr. Elliott the opportunity to direct all aspects of the NMGI nationwide operations as a C-Level executive. In addition Mr. Johnston can focus on NMGI’s involvement with K2 Enterprises and providing keynote speaking platforms for industry trade associations. Mr. Harper as CEO will continue to drive the strategic and financial focus of the operations.
NMGI’s seasoned management team is comprised of three additional executives with over 65 years combined industry experience. Soni McClelland serves as NMGI Controller; Sean Williams serves as VP of Services, and Ken McClelland as VP of Sales.
Network Management Group Inc. (NMGI), a leading IT consulting and services provider, today announced the unveiling of its recently upgraded website. Always with a client focus, enhancements were geared toward providing clients with the best possible online experience, including easy, intuitive access to information, updates, and live feeds; display of real-time support statistics, and remote access capability for immediate client support.
“We know better than anyone that a company’s website is more than just a place to find product and service information. It’s a place to do business and receive immediate support,” said Steve Harper, CEO and co-founder of NMGI. “Our website is the first stop for many customers, so we made sure it was updated to provide superior client service and ease of use. Easy remote access to support is a perfect example of this.”
Within the website, visitors can also link directly to the company’s social media sites, sign up for the NMGI newsletter, review the company’s highly informative blog, access helpful links, and more.
The enhanced NMGI website was launched in early June 2013.
NMGI has landed on Nine Lives Media’s sixth-annual MSPmentor 501 Global Edition (http://www.mspmentor.net/top501), a distinguished list and report identifying the world’s top 501 managed service providers (MSPs). This year’s report has been expanded extensively to include:
- New: MSPmentor 501 Global Edition
- New: MSPmentor 100 Small Business Edition (top MSPs with 10 or fewer employees)
- MSPmentor 200 North America Edition
- MSPmentor 50 EMEA (Europe, Middle East, Africa) Edition
- MSPmentor 25 AANZ (Asia, Australia, New Zealand) Edition
- New: In-depth data tracking mobile device management (MDM), managed cloud services and other recurring revenue opportunities for MSPs.
“This prestigious award further validates the strides NMGI is making in providing total Managed Services to our business clients from Boston to Honolulu. We are honored to have been selected to both the Global 501 and Top 200 MSP’s in North America” said Steve Harper – Chairman and CEO. The MSPmentor 501 report is based on data from MSPmentor’s global online survey conducted October-December 2012. The MSPmentor 501 report recognizes top managed service providers based on a range of metrics, including annual managed services revenue growth, revenue per employee, managed services offered and customer devices managed. “MSPmentor congratulates Network Management Group, Inc. on this honor,” said Amy Katz, president of Nine Lives Media, a division of Penton Media. “Qualifying for our MSPmentor 501 Global Edition puts NMGI in rare company.” MSPs on this year’s global 501 list lifted their combined annual recurring revenues 24.5 percent to $2.54 billion. Together, those MSPs now manage more than 5.6 million PCs and servers, and nearly 400,000 smartphones and tablets, according to Joe Panettieri, editorial director, Nine Lives Media. MSPmentor, produced by Nine Lives Media, 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 Network Management Group, Inc. NMGI is a national provider of consultative services with an emphasis on computer networking, business continuity, and technology services for small and midsize businesses and organizations located throughout the United States. Network Management Group, Inc. designs, implements, and manages business technology solutions for our clients. Founded in 1984, NMGI is headquartered in Hutchinson, Kansas. For more information Contact: Tom Hammersmith Marketing Coordinator Network Management Group, Inc. (620) 664-6000 x132 For more information on Network Management Group, Inc.: http://www.nmgi.com About Nine Lives Media Nine Lives Media, a division of Penton Media (http://www.penton.com), defines emerging IT media markets and disrupts established IT media markets. The company’s IT channel-centric online communities include MSPmentor (http://www.MSPmentor.net), The VAR Guy (http://www.TheVARguy.com) and Talkin’ Cloud (http://www.TalkinCloud.com). Contact: Nine Lives Media, a division of Penton Media Joe Panettieri, Editorial Director 212-204-4206 or firstname.lastname@example.org
Sixth-Annual Report, Formerly the MSPmentor 100, Lists The World’s Top 501 Managed Service Providers (MSPs) HUTCHINSON, KANSAS — February 19, 2013 —