Carahsoft is honored to be recognized for our outstanding performance by the industry, trade press and, most importantly, our partners.
RESTON, Va. – January 5, 2018 – Carahsoft Technology Corp., The Trusted Government IT Solutions Provider™, today announced that it has been recognized as one of the “Best Entrepreneurial Companies in America” by Entrepreneur magazine’s Entrepreneur360™ List, a premier study delivering comprehensive analyses of private companies in America. Carahsoft ranked #201 on the 2017 list, evaluated based on a balance of impact, innovation, growth and leadership.
“We are excited to see the hard work of Carahsoft’s sales and marketing teams reflected in this new award,” said Craig P. Abod, Carahsoft President. “As the missions of federal, state and local governments continue to evolve, we continue growing and improving to meet the mission needs of our customers with cutting-edge technology solutions.”
2017 marks Carahsoft’s debut on the Entrepreneur 360 list. The company’s expansions into the Canadian marketplace, in addition to new growth in education and healthcare markets within the United States, helped place Carahsoft on the Entrepreneur 360 list.
“Our annual evaluation is a 360-degree analysis of top privately-held companies representing and serving a variety of industries,” explains Lisa Murray, Chief Insights Officer of Entrepreneur Media, Inc. “These businesses are real-world case studies for any entrepreneur who seeks to master the four pillars that can greatly impact the longevity and growth of their businesses. With the Entrepreneur 360, success is measured by achieving balance throughout the entire organization, predicated by revenue.”
Honorees were identified based on the results from a comprehensive study of independently owned companies, using a proprietary algorithm and other advanced analytics. The algorithm was built on a balanced scorecard designed to measure four metrics reflecting major pillars of entrepreneurship: innovation, growth, leadership and impact.
Carahsoft Technology Corp. is The Trusted Government IT Solutions Provider™. As a top-performing GSA Schedule and SEWP contract holder, Carahsoft serves as the master government aggregator for many of its best-of-breed technology vendors, supporting an extensive ecosystem of manufacturers, value-added resellers, system integrators, and consulting partners committed to helping government agencies select and implement the best solution at the best possible value.
The company's dedicated Solutions Divisions proactively market, sell and deliver VMware, Palo Alto Networks, Symantec, Veritas, Dell, Adobe, F5 Networks, Google Cloud, ServiceNow, Open Source, Micro Focus Government Solutions, SAP, Salesforce, and Innovative and Intelligence products and services, among others. Carahsoft is consistently recognized by its partners as a top revenue producer, and is listed annually among the industry's fastest growing and largest firms by CRN, Inc., Forbes, Washington Technology, The Washington Post, Washington Business Journal, and SmartCEO.
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