EXETER, RI, February 18, 2020 – Carousel Industries announced today that CRN ®, a brand of The Channel Company, has once again named Carousel to its 2020 Managed Service Provider (MSP) 500 list in the Elite 150 category. This popular list identifies North American solution providers that deliver operational efficiencies, IT system improvements, and a higher rate of return on investments for their customers. These accomplished MSPs work tirelessly to guide their customers and create solutions for complex IT issues.

This annual list is divided into three categories: the MSP Pioneer 250 who are focused primarily on the SMB market; the MSP Elite 150, large data center-focused on- and off-premises; and the Managed Security 100 made up of off-premises-focused, cloud-based IT security services.

As one of the nation’s largest IT services firms, Carousel was lauded by CRN for its forward-thinking approach to advancing the IT channel landscape in North America and its commitment to excellence in managed IT services.

“MSPs are the critical bridge for customers looking to assess, implement and migrate their IT and cloud solutions to drive efficiencies, lower costs and secure your environment,” said Bob Skelley, CEO of The Channel Company. “On behalf of our team at The Channel Company, I want to congratulate the accomplished companies on CRN’s 2020 MSP 500 list and thank them for their commitment to finding innovative solutions that move the IT channel forward.”

“Carousel Industries is once again honored to be recognized by CRN as a member of the Elite 150 category of Managed Services Providers,” said Jeff Gardner, CEO, Carousel Industries. “Our award-winning, ITIL-based managed services continue to exceed industry best practices and help thousands of enterprise clients move IT from a support function to one that enables true business transformation. By offering this service to clients, we continue our mission of being customer success obsessed and ensuring that every company we partner with sees immediate and measurable value in its technology solution and service investments.”

The MSP500 list will be featured in the February 2020 issue of CRN and online at www.crn.com/msp500.