Aktion Associates Named to CRN’s 2016 Solution Provider 500 List

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News Release

June 8, 2016


Aktion Associates Named to CRN’s 2016 Solution Provider 500 List


PrintMaumee, OH Aktion Associates, Inc., a leading IT consulting and technology integration firm, announced today that CRN®, a brand of The Channel Company, has named Aktion to its 2016 Solution Provider 500 list. The SP500 list is CRN’s annual ranking of the largest technology integrators, solution providers and IT consultants in North America by revenue.


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.


CRN has also released its 2016 SP500 Newcomers list, recognizing 47 companies making their debut in the SP500 ranking this year.


“To be named to the SP500 for a second consecutive year is an honor for the entire Aktion team,” said Scott Irwin, CEO Aktion Associates, Inc. “The work that our employees have put into deliver such a wide breadth of technology to our customers has been outstanding. This recognition is really a testament to our team and company success.”


“The 2016 Solution Provider 500 represent a total, combined revenue of over $334 billion—a testament to their success in keeping pace with the 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.”


About Aktion Associates

Aktion Associates provides industry consulting services and high-performing, transformational technology solutions architected to support business strategies. The world’s largest technology innovators including IBM, HPe, Microsoft, Sage, Intacct, Infor and Acumatica choose to partner with Aktion. More than 4,000 clients reward us with their partnership and choose Aktion as their technology advisor. Headquartered in Maumee, Ohio, Aktion Associates has satellite offices in Cleveland, OH; Charlotte, NC; Chicago, IL; Columbus, OH; Pittsburgh, PA; and Tysons Corner, VA. Follow us on Twitter @AktionFigures. Connect with us on LinkedIn.


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


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Libby Beemer

Marketing Manager

Aktion Associates, Inc.




Melanie Turpin

The Channel Company

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