CRN Names CTS To Its

2021 MSP 500 List


Danville, Illinois —March 11, 2021— CTS (, a market leader for providing managed IT services to small and medium businesses, today announced that CRN®, a brand of The Channel Company, has named CTS to its 2021 Managed Service Provider (MSP) 500 list in the Pioneer 250 category. The list, released annually, recognizes the leading North American IT solution providers that have demonstrated innovative and forward-thinking approaches to managed IT services. These services help end users improve operational efficiencies and navigate the ongoing complexities of IT solutions while maximizing their return on IT investments.

The MSP 500 list is divided into three sections: the MSP Pioneer 250, recognizing companies with business models weighted toward managed services and largely focused on the SMB market; the MSP Elite 150, recognizing large, data center-focused MSPs with a strong mix of on-premises and off-premises services; and the Managed Security 100, recognizing MSPs focused primarily on off-premises and cloud-based security services.

Effective MSPs enable companies to focus on their core objectives while improving the quality and reliability of their cloud computing capabilities,” said Blaine Raddon, CEO of The Channel Company. “The solution providers on CRN’s 2021 MSP 500 list deserve recognition for their innovative and forward-thinking approaches to managed services, and the ability to optimize operational efficiencies and systems to maximize return on investments.”

“It is an honor to be selected to the CRN MSP Pioneer 250 this year and join the other top providers in our industry.  This recognition highlights our managed IT services and our team’s hard work in providing exceptional service. They are the catalyst, allowing our clients to be successful and achieve their business goals.”

 - Tyler Wallace, President and CEO, CTS

About CTS:

With three decades of experience as a technology services provider, CTS continuously helps clients navigate the transforming technical landscape. As an authority on Business IT Best Practices, we understand the challenges our customers face when keeping their critical infrastructure and business data secure. We bridge that gap through a variety of solutions: qualified and experienced field engineers, US-based 24x7x365 NOC & helpdesk solutions, proactive monitoring and response technologies, vCIO consulting, enhanced security, and project management services. We guarantee accountability, reliability, and integrity. Headquartered in Danville, Illinois, CTS also has staff in several Indiana locations and at our support center in Plano, Texas. Learn more about how we can help your business scale successfully at

About The Channel Company

The Channel Company enables breakthrough IT channel performance with our dominant media, engaging events, expert consulting and education, and innovative marketing services and platforms. As the channel catalyst, we connect and empower technology suppliers, solution providers and end users. Backed by more than 30 years of unequaled channel experience, we draw from our deep knowledge to envision innovative new solutions for ever-evolving challenges in the technology marketplace.

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