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CentricsIT Volunteers with the Ronald McDonald House

ATLANTA, June 11, 2019— CentricsIT recently volunteered with Ronald McDonald House Charities. The organization that serves families with ill and injured children receiving medical care by providing them with a place to stay and a network of support to help them through their times of need. Members of the CentricsIT family baked and delivered cookies for those currently receiving housing and support from the Atlanta Ronald McDonald House. CentricsIT also collected donations. “At CentricsIT we thoroughly enjoy reaching out to the community and aiming to make a difference,” said Global Logistics Manager Emily Santa Maria. “The Ronald McDonald House is such a great organization and we look forward to volunteering with them again in the future.” CentricsIT volunteers sought to show their support for families staying at the Ronald McDonald [...]

CentricsIT Recognized on CRN’s 2019 Solution Provider 500 List

Global leader in IT lifecycle management recognized on prestigious CRN 2019 Solution Provider 500 list for eleventh consecutive year ATLANTA, June 3, 2019 – CRN®, a brand of The Channel Company, recognized CentricsIT on its 2019 Solution Provider 500 list. The Solution Provider 500 is the industry standard for recognizing the highest performing technology integrators, strategic service providers and IT consultants.  This is the eleventh consecutive year CentricsIT has been named to the Solutions Provider 500 list. The complete 2019 Solution Provider 500 list is available online at www.CRN.com/SP500 and a sample from the list will be featured in the June issue of CRN Magazine. This list is the industry's predominant channel partner list, serving as a valuable resource for technology vendors looking to partner with top solution providers. “The [...]

Taylor Barnes Featured on Epic Company Culture Podcast

ATLANTA, May 28, 2019 – CentricsIT Vice President of Global Business Development, Taylor Barnes, was recently featured on Epic Culture’s Epic Company Culture Podcast. Epic Culture is a company that works to build better cultures within organizations in order to change the culture of businesses everywhere, so that everyone loves what they do. They release a weekly podcast, each featuring a different business leader who discusses topics relating to what makes up a great company culture. Titled “Continuing Improvement: Professional Development within a Highperforming Sales Team,” the Epic Company Culture podcast discusses Barnes’ ‘Continuing Improvement’ ideology regarding sales culture. Barnes explains that this ideology highlights how personal and professional development as well as work life balance results in a high performing and highly engaged sales team. “Always be continually improving [...]

CentricsIT Participates in the Great Strides Walk for Cystic Fibrosis

ATLANTA, May 18, 2019 – CentricsIT teamed up with the Cystic Fibrosis Foundation in May by participating in the Foundation’s largest national fundraising event, the Great Strides Walk. For more than 30 years, the Great Strides walk for cystic fibrosis has supported the Foundation’s mission to cure and raise awareness for this rare, genetic, and life-shortening disease. CentricsIT walked for the approximately 30,000 Americans living with cystic fibrosis. CentricsIT also supported the mission of the Cystic Fibrosis Foundation by raising $2,195 to donate toward finding a cure. “The event was incredibly well run with fun and entertainment provided for the whole family,” said Global Account Manager, Joe Carr. “Overall it was a great event for a great cause!” The Cystic Fibrosis Foundation is one of many foundations and charities that [...]

CentricsIT Named to Supply & Demand Chain Executive’s SDCE 100 Top Supply Chain Projects for 2019

ATLANTA, April 9, 2019 – Supply & Demand Chain Executive, the executive's user manual for successful supply and demand chain transformation, has selected CentricsIT as a recipient of an SDCE 100 Award for 2019. The SDCE 100 is an annual list of 100 great supply chain projects. These projects can serve as a map for supply chain executives who are looking for new opportunities to drive improvement in their own operations. These projects show how supply chain solution and service providers help their customers and clients achieve prepare their supply chains to be effective and exceptional. “Every year our list of submissions for the SDCE 100 continues to grow as more companies rely on the expertise of supply management for innovative decision-making. Our winners raise the bar for what is [...]

CentricsIT Director of Marketing Named to PowerMyLearning Advisory Board

Glidewell to support growth for PowerMyLearning among Atlanta’s vibrant community of millennials and young professionals ATLANTA, Mar 19, 2019—PowerMyLearning announced the formation of its Greater Atlanta Advisory Board on March 14, which will include CentricsIT Director of Marketing Mandy Glidewell. Glidewell joins ten additional Atlanta-based professionals across industries in supporting the growth of PowerMyLearning by expanding the involvement of young professionals in the Greater Atlanta Area. Glidewell will serve on the Build Awareness Committee, increasing awareness of PowerMyLearning as a leader in digital learning among Atlanta young professionals. “I am excited to join this cause and look forward to introducing the PowerMyLearning mission to my peers around Atlanta,” said Glidewell. “All children—regardless of socioeconomic circumstances—deserve equal access to quality education and the technology they need to realize their potential.” PowerMyLearning [...]

CentricsIT Spreads Christmas Cheer with the Salvation Army

ATLANTA, December 1, 2018 – CentricsIT teamed up with the Salvation Army to spread joy to children in need during the holiday season. The Angel Tree is an annual holiday tradition organized by the Salvation Army with hopes to enable all families to experience the joy of Christmas. The organization partners with local volunteers to collect gifts for the families in need during the holiday season. CentricsIT displayed a Christmas Tree with 25 “Angel Tree Tags” in its office. Each tag provided the information of a child or senior in need as well as a list of items that they wished to receive for Christmas. Employees were encouraged to adopt an “angel” and donate an item to them. The Salvation Army provides bins at each office participating to collect the [...]

CentricsIT Named to CRN’s 2018 Solution Provider 500 List

Global leader in IT lifecycle management recognized on prestigious CRN Solution Provider 500 list for tenth consecutive year ATLANTA, June 4, 2018 – CRN, a brand of The Channel Company, has named CentricsIT to its 2018 Solution Provider 500 list. The Solution Provider 500 is CRN’s annual ranking of the largest technology integrators, solution providers and IT consultants in North America by revenue. This is the tenth consecutive year CentricsIT has been listed.  "10 consecutive years on the Solution Provider 500 is a great milestone for us," said CentricsIT Founder and CEO Derek Odegard. "This recognition reflects our continued commitment to quality and exceptional service delivery. It also reflects our adaptability as an organization over a decade of significant change and evolution in IT. Maintaining status as a global leader [...]

CentricsIT Recognized with 2018 GLOBE Award from GA Governor Nathan Deal

The 2018 GLOBE Awards recognize organizations for entering new international markets in 2018. ATLANTA, March 20 – Georgia Governor Nathan Deal presented CentricsIT with a GLOBE Award (Georgia Launching Opportunities By Exporting) during the 2018 Go Global Reception held on Tuesday, Mar. 20. This award recognized organizations entering one or more international markets in 2018; this is the fourth such GLOBE commendation for CentricsIT. Patrick Keuller, Executive Vice President of Global Services, accepted the award on behalf of CentricsIT. “We’re proud and honored to receive this accolade again in 2018,” said CentricsIT Executive Vice President of Global Services Patrick Keuller. “We want to thank Governor Deal and the Georgia Department of Economic Development for recognizing our contributions to the state’s global trade. Expect even more from CentricsIT as we continue [...]

CentricsIT cited in 2017 Gartner Research on Third-Party Maintenance

Gartner releases reports titled, “Competitive Landscape: Partnering with Third-Party Maintenance Providers for Data Center and Network Maintenance Cost Optimization" and "Market Guide for Data Center and Network Third-Party Hardware Maintenance," both authored by Christine Tenneson CentricsIT has been helping its clients maximize their investments in the data center for more than a decade, and a significant part of our strategic approach is identifying opportunities to reduce maintenance spend. We’ve helped companies of all sizes, from every vertical, realize maintenance savings from 40-80%. Maintenance and support costs are widely known to comprise around 70% of the average company’s IT budget, leaving very little room for upgrades and investments in future-ready technology. Maintenance costs can cripple innovation, which can have serious ramifications that no organization can afford. Network and data security is [...]