Portsmouth, NH, November 23, 2013 --(PR.com
)-- Daystar 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 353, Daystar grew its business with Ingram Micro Inc., the world’s largest technology distributor, by more than 84 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.
“We are committed to serving the technology needs of small to midsized businesses and rely on resources and business partners like Ingram Micro and its SMB Business Unit to deliver the right solutions for our clients,” says Keith Bamford, chief executive officer and co-founder of Daystar. “It’s a privilege to be counted among the Ingram Micro’s top SMB channel partners.”
“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 Daystar on its growth and success.”
The complete 2013 Ingram Micro SMB 500 list can be seen at http://www.im-smb.com/smb500.
Additional information, content and resources are available at www.channelnomics.com/smb500
More information about Daystar is available at www.daystarinc.com, on LinkedIn at www.linkedin.com/company/daystar-computer-services, or on FaceBook at www.facebook.com/daystartechnology.
About Ingram Micro Inc.
Ingram Micro is the world’s largest wholesale technology distributor and a global leader in IT supply-chain and mobile device lifecycle services. 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.
Located in Newington, NH, Daystar was founded in 2000 with a single guiding principle: to deliver complete technology solutions and services designed to meet the individual needs and goals of a diverse base of client companies. Providing business-class computer and networking services to small- and medium-sized businesses, Daystar’s main goal is to help clients learn how they can save time and money by efficiently leveraging computer and networking technology. Daystar proudly applies its core values of quality service, business integrity and efficient processes to each of its services including: managed services; technology planning; network design and integration; virtualization; cloud integration; mobile integration; network security; data backup; wireless connectivity; remote access; Voice over Internet Protocol integration; hosting; wiring; and hardware procurement. For more information on Daystar, please visit www.daystarinc.com.