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By March 2, 2012March 6th, 2023Technology News

Nine Lives Media Names Olmec Systems Inc. to
the MSPmentor 200 North America Edition

New Report Lists North America’s Top 200 Managed Service Providers (MSPs)


February 29, 2012: Olmec Systems,,  has landed on Nine Lives Media’s MSPmentor 200 North America Edition, a first-ever list identifying North America’s top 200 managed service providers (MSPs).

The exclusive Nine Lives Media research covers:

The MSPmentor 100, Global Edition

The MSPmentor 200, North America Edition

The MSPmentor 50, EMEA (Europe, Middle East, Africa)

The MSPmentor 25, AANZ (Asia, Australia, New Zealand)

All of the honorees can be found by visiting

“This is a great achievement for Olmec Systems,” said Christopher Forte, President, Olmec Systems Inc. “Our employees work extremely hard to provide the highest level of customer service and to always improve their technical skills and knowledge.  This recognition is a testament to that hard work.”

The MSPmentor 200 North America Edition is based on data from MSPmentor’s global online survey, conducted October-December 2011. The MSPmentor 200 North America Edition recognizes top managed service providers based on a range of metrics, including annual managed services revenue growth, revenue per employee, managed services offered and customer devices managed.

“Nine Lives Media and MSPmentor congratulate Olmec Systems for its leadership position in North America,” said Amy Katz, president of Nine Lives Media, a division of Penton Media. “In the fiercely competitive IT services market, these MSPs represent the best of the best.”

“MSPs on this year’s North America 200 list lifted their annual recurring revenues 25 percent to US$1.05 billion, an impressive feat,” said Joe Panettieri, editorial director of Nine Lives Media. “Those MSPs are now managing 4.1 million desktop and mobile devices for customers, up 33 percent from 2010.”

MSPmentor, produced by Nine Lives Media, is the ultimate guide to managed services. MSPmentor features the industry’s top-ranked blog, research, Channel Expert Hour Webcasts and FastChat videos. It is the number one online media destination for managed service providers in the world.

About Olmec Systems:

Since 1996, Olmec has been at our client’s disposal for any IT related challenges.  We are just a call or click away, just as if we were right there in your office.  With rapid service, committed and dedicated technicians, and smart, 21st century solutions, Olmec is the premier provider for IT outsourcing for the short and long-term.  With a consultative first step that defines the strategic approach to your needs, frequent on-site reviews and analyses, and more, Olmec is the perfect IT partner for your business.

About Nine Lives Media

Nine Lives Media, a division of Penton Media, defines emerging IT media markets and disrupts established IT media markets. The company’s IT channel-centric online communities include MSPmentor (, The VAR Guy (, Talkin’ Cloud (, VARtweet ( and MSPtweet ( For more information,


Olmec Systems

David Rickard, VP Sales & Marketing

(973) 586-6590 or


Nine Lives Media:

Joe Panettieri, Editorial Director

212-204-4206 or

Chris Forte

Chris Forte, President and CEO of Olmec Systems, has been in the MSP workspace for the past 25 years. Chris earned his Master’s Degree from West Virginia University, graduating Magna Cum Laude. He was a past member of the Entrepreneurs’ Organization, a current member of the New Jersey Power Partners and Executive Association of New Jersey, where he has previously served on its board of directors. In his spare time, Chris enjoys traveling with his family. He also admits to being a struggling golfer and avid watcher of college football and basketball. He currently lives in Boonton Township, NJ with his wife, two daughters, son, and black lab Luna.