Ottawa, Ontario – June 6, 2016

Northern Micro, one of Canada’s leading IT solution providers, announced today that CRN®, a brand of The Channel Company, has named Northern Micro on its 2016 Solution Provider 500. The SP500 list is CRN’s annual ranking of the largest technology integrators, solution providers, and IT consultants in North America by revenue.

Moving up 111 spots to #244 from #355 last year, Northern Micro is now recognized by CRN as the largest IT company in Ottawa. Only 22 companies from Canada were named on this year’s SP500, with Northern Micro ranking in 10th place among them.

“We are truly honoured to be acknowledged by CRN for all of our hard work. It’s an incredible privilege to work with some of the most talented technology specialists in the country.” said Herman Yeh, President of Northern Micro. “Our entire team is to be congratulated for the tremendous effort they’ve made to grow the company by focusing on fulfilling our company’s mission of delivering the ultimate in customer satisfaction.”

The SP500 is CRN’s predominant channel partner award list, serving as the industry standard for recognition of the most successful solution provider companies in the channel since 1995.

“The 2016 Solution Provider 500 represent a total, combined revenue of over $344 billion – a testament to their success in keeping pace with rapidly changing demands of today’s IT market,” said Robert Faletra, CEO, The Channel Company. “This prestigious list recognizes those companies with the highest revenue and serves as a valuable industry resource for vendors seeking out top solution providers to partner with. We congratulate each of the Solution Provider 500 companies and look forward to their continued success.”

Click here for a complete list of the 2016 SP500 list.

About Northern Micro

Northern Micro is Ottawa’s premier provider of Information Technology hardware – from client devices like notebooks and desktops, to datacenter infrastructure. We create IT solutions that solve unique business challenges. Highly trained experts, coupled with focused partnerships with the biggest names in the industry form the foundation on which Northern Micro is built.

For over thirty years, our award winning team has been recognized year after year for our commitment to customer service excellence, community involvement, employee engagement, and sustainable environmental contributions. Northern Micro is the proud recipient of the 2014 Intel Partner of the Year Channel Cares Award for the outstanding charitable and environmental contributions and the 2014 EMC Federal Partner of the Year.

To learn more about Northern Micro, visit http://www.northernmicro.com/ or contact Alex Yeh (a.yeh@nmicro.ca)

About the Channel Company

The Channel Company enables breakthrough IT channel performance with our dominant media, engaging events, expert consulting and education, and innovative marketing services and platforms. As the channel catalyst, we connect and empower technology suppliers, solution providers and end users. Backed by more than 30 years of unequaled channel experience, we draw from our deep knowledge to envision innovative new solutions for ever-evolving challenges in the technology marketplace. www.thechannelco.com

Melanie Turpin
The Channel Company
(508) 416-1195
mturpin@thechannelco.com