Southridge Technology in Ridgefield and Brookfield, Connecticut, has ranked #48 in Connecticut , on the 2011 Inc. 500|5000 List of fastest-growing private companies in America. Recognized as one of northwestern Connecticut’s leading computer technology firms, Southridge Technology provides services that range from computer system sales, service, repair and support; network assessment, management and analysis to workstation optimization, data and backup recovery, spam filtering solutions, email and Web hosting.
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Oct 11, 2011 – Brookfield CT
Southridge Technology (www.southridgetech.com), a full-service IT provider in Ridgefield and Brookfield, Connecticut, has been ranked by Inc. magazine #3,950 in its exclusive ranking of America’s fastest-growing private companies. Joseph M. Garzi, president and founder of Southridge Technology, stated that the company’s 3,950th ranking in the highly-prestigious, nationally-recognized 2011 Inc. 500|5000 list is out of 7 million private companies across America. This exclusive Inc. magazine ranking places Southridge Technology number 511 in IT services throughout America, and number 48 among the fastest growing private companies in Connecticut. The company now shares positioning with some of America’s most prestigious companies, including Microsoft, Timberland, Patagonia, Oracle and Zappos.com and scores of other business powerhouses.
“Our success,” stated Garzi, “is all about customer service, and providing support for our clients. It’s all about our clients being completing satisfied with all aspects of our service.” Garzi accepted the award during Inc. magazine’s celebration of honorees at the 30th Annual Inc. 500|5000 Conference and Awards Ceremony September 23 in Washington, D.C. “This is truly our firm’s highest accomplishment, and highest honor. Our computer sales, services, and support company has been highly ranked among some very impressive high-tech companies in Connecticut. Now we are positioned among giants across the United States. This is an ambition I have sought for several years, and I am exceedingly proud that our team has gained such prestigious recognition nationwide.”
For more than 30 years, the Inc. 500|5000 list has represented the most comprehensive look at the most important segment of the economy, America’s independent entrepreneurs. Each year, Inc. magazine and Inc.com celebrate the remarkable achievements of entrepreneurial superstars – privately held small businesses that drive America’s economy. Inc. magazine Editor in Chief Jane Berentson commented, “Now, more than ever, our nation depends on Inc. 500|5000 companies to spur innovation, provide jobs, and drive our economy forward. Growth companies such as these, not large corporations, are where the action is today. This year’s list is a testament to the creativity, resilience and tenacity of America’s top entrepreneurs.”
Recognized as one of northwestern Connecticut’s leading computer technology firms, Southridge Technology provides services that range from computer system sales, service, repair and support; network assessment, management and analysis to workstation optimization, data and backup recovery, spam filtering solutions, email and Web hosting. Their client roster currently exceeds over 800, supporting over 5,000 desktops. “We continue to expand,” explained Garzi, “because we believe in building relationships, keeping businesses current with technology, and growing with our clients as they grow.” Inc. Editor in Chief Berenston wrote, “Inc. recognizes the creativity, dedication, and hard work that have gone into building the notable success of Southridge Technology.”
Garzi believes the Inc. 5000 organizers identified Southridge Technology as one of the fastest-growing companies in America due their significant growth between 2007 and 2010. He firmly believes their success is driven by the dedicated 24/7 customer service orientation which allows them to respond quickly and efficiently to their customer’s needs. Southridge Technology is also a Microsoft Gold Certified Partner, HP/Microsoft Front Line Partner, Citrix Partner Silver Solutions Advisor, Microsoft Small Business Specialist and IBM Business Partner. In their role as a Microsoft Gold Certified Partner, Southridge Technology integrates the technologies of Microsoft, Hewlett-Packard, Dell, Cisco, and Intel to create individualized solutions for each of their clients to meet specific needs.
With corporate offices based in Ridgefield, Connecticut’s Ridgefield Executive Park, and a new storefront office on Route 7 in the Brookfield Commons in Brookfield, Connecticut, Southridge Technology has expanded notably since early 2006. “Three years ago,” commented Garzi, “we expanded into a second location to serve our growing number of Northern Fairfield County and Litchfield County clients while we continue to serve our southern Fairfield County, Westchester and New York City clients. We also needed a location to host ongoing seminars and workshops on various technology subjects.”Creation of highly customized computing and communications services is one of Southridge’s specialties, as well as virus protection, backup and data redundancy, LAN- Local Area Networks, and WAN-Wide Area Networks, as well as email and web hosting.”
Southridge Technology’s technicians have earned a far-reaching reputation for being experts in working with hardware and software created by the computer industry’s most respected vendors. The company’s ten technicians and two operational people are known to go into a business and effectively configure and secure networks without interfering with employee’s productivity. They install reliable backup systems, teach employees how to avoid losing vital data, provide remote and home office connectivity, plus protect computer systems against intruders, viruses and unauthorized users.
For information on Southridge Technology, visit www.southridgetech.com, or contact Joe Garzi at 203-431-8324, or via email to firstname.lastname@example.org.
The mission of Southridge Technology is to make their clients feel confident that their assets are safe and their business is supported by reliable, secure and expandable hardware and software.
Southridge Technology is a growing business that provides customized computing and communications services for organizations in the Connecticut, New York and New Jersey area. They specialize in making small to medium size businesses run as efficiently as possible.
Southridge Technology is also a Microsoft Gold Certified Partner, HP/Microsoft Front Line Partner, Citrix Partner Silver Solutions Advisor, Microsoft Small Business Specialist and IBM Business Partner. In their role as a Microsoft Gold Certified Partner, Southridge Technology integrates the technologies of Microsoft, Hewlett-Packard, Dell, Cisco, and Intel to create individualized solutions for each of their clients to meet specific needs.