BARROWFORD based IT company Seriun has been named on of the world leaders for its services.

The specialist IT support and services businesses, based on Vantage Court, Riverside Way, has been named by the MSP 501, which ranks IT companies globally as the best managed company of its kind in the North West.

Seriun was also judged to be the second best in the North, eighth in the UK and 140th in the world.

Managing director and co-founder Justin Sherwood said: “We’re ecstatic that our debut listing is ranked first in the North West and at number 140 in the world.

“The recognition demonstrates our team’s passion and focus on delivering outstanding service.

“The team have shown exceptional effort during this challenging time, and it’s incredible to have their commitment appreciated like this.”

Seriun has been in business since 2003, offering IT support, telecoms and software solutions and works with partners and suppliers to transform their digital operations.

The MSP 501 meanwhile, is the first, largest and most comprehensive survey of its type globally, has been run by Channel Partners Evolution for the last 13 years.

It aims to recognise top managed service providers based on their revenue, profit margin and growth opportunities.

To make an effective judgment, the MSP 501 examined Seriun’s data from March to June this year.

Senior content director at Channel Partners Kris Blackmon said: “This year’s list has been one of the most competitive in the survey’s history.

“MSP 501 drills down into not just what makes a big managed service provider, but what makes a great managed service provider.

“The 2020 winners are truly the best examples of innovation, business acumen and strategic savvy on the planet.”

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