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From Carahsoft & Our Partners
RESTON, Va.– January 30, 2018 –Carahsoft Technology Corp., The Trusted Government IT Solutions Provider™, today announced that Craig P. Abod, the company’s president, has been named to the Wash100 list of the government contracting industry’s most innovative technology leaders for the fourth consecutive year.
The Wash100 is an annual award presented by Executive Mosaic to 100 executives in the government contracting industry. The recipients of the award are the premier group of public- and private-sector leaders, selected as the most influential individuals in their field and recognized for their push to drive vision, innovations and achievements for the nation’s benefit.
"We are pleased to honor this year’s recipients of the 2018 Wash100. This is our fifth consecutive year of recognizing executives for their leadership and contributions to the GovCon Marketplace with the Wash100 award,” said Jim Garrettson, President and Founder of Executive Mosaic. “These individuals are recognized by their peers and Executive Mosaic for their outstanding achievements in 2017 and the vision and impact they will bring in 2018.”
Craig Abod founded Carahsoft in 2004. In 2017, the
company posted more than $4 billion in bookings. Today, with more than 800
professionals in sales, marketing, customer service and contracting, Carahsoft
has become the largest government partner and distributor for many of its software
and hardware vendors. The company also enables a dynamic ecosystem of reseller
and integrator partners.
Joining Abod on the 2018 Wash100 list are many of
Carahsoft’s industry partners, including Steve Harris, Dell EMC; Bill Rowan,
VMware; Mark Testoni, SAP NS2; Paul Smith,
Red Hat; Dave Rey, Salesforce and Sam Gordy, IBM.
Craig Abod commented: “It is an honor to be
included on the Wash100 list once again. Carahsoft is committed to enabling our
government customers’ missions through cutting-edge solutions that meet their
needs at the best possible value. We are proud to see the efforts of our
technology vendors and reseller ecosystem who support this mission reflected in
the 2018 list.”
Carahsoft Technology Corp. is The Trusted
Government IT Solutions Provider ™. As the top-performing GSA Schedule Holder
in 2016, 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, 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.