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Strategic Technology Associates Inc. named
to the MSPmentor 100 Small Business Edition

New List Honors Top Managed Service Providers (MSPs)
With 10 or Fewer Employees

February 19, 2013: Strategic Technology Associates Inc. ( has landed on Nine Lives Media’s MSPmentor 100 Small Business Edition, a new list that honors the world’s top managed service providers (MSPs) that have 10 or fewer employees.

The MSPmentor 100 Small Business Edition is part of the larger MSPmentor 501 research report. The comprehensive report covers:

  • New MSPmentor 501 Global Edition
  • New MSPmentor 100 Small Business Edition (top MSPs with 10 or fewer employees)
  • MSPmentor 200 North America Edition
  • MSPmentor 50 EMEA (Europe, Middle East, Africa) Edition
  • MSPmentor 25 AANZ (Asia, Australia, New Zealand) Edition
  • New In-depth data tracking mobile device management (MDM), managed cloud services and other recurring revenue opportunities for MSPs.

"I’m honoured that we have been included on such a list." said Sean Robertson, President, Strategic Technology Associates Inc. "This honour proves that Atlantic Canadian businesses can compete with the best in the world"

The MSPmentor 100 Small Business Edition and 501 Global Edition are based on data from MSPmentor’s global online survey, conducted October-December 2012. Each lists 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.
"Congratulations to Strategic Technology Associates Inc. on this honor,” said Amy Katz, president of Nine Lives Media, a division of Penton Media. “The MSPmentor 100 Small Business Edition identifies a new generation of MSPs that keep small business IT systems and cloud services running worldwide."

MSPs on this year’s global 501 list, including many small business MSPs, lifted their combined annual recurring revenues 24.5 percent to $2.54 billion. Together, those MSPs now manage more than 5.6 million PCs and servers, and nearly 400,000 smartphones and tablets, according to Joe Panettieri, editorial director, Nine Lives Media.
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 Strategic Technology Associates Inc.
Strategic Technology Associates provides IT consulting and IT services to law firms, municipalities, manufacturers and other small businesses in Atlantic Canada. The company has pioneered “flat rate” IT services in Atlantic Canada.

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 and Talkin’ Cloud.

Strategic Technology Associates Inc. Sean Robertson, President 506-854-2576 or [email protected]

Nine Lives Media, a division of Penton Media
Joe Panettieri, Editorial Director 212-204-4206 or [email protected]