Capital Support


Press Release   •   Feb 24, 2011 13:33 GMT

Fourth-Annual Research Report Identifies the World’s Top 100 Managed Service Providers (MSPs)

February 24, 2011: Capital Support has landed in 41st place on Nine Lives Media Inc.’s fourth-annual MSPmentor 100 and 6th in the Top 20 European Managed Service Providers, a distinguished list and research report identifying the world’s top 100 managed service providers (MSPs).  This year’s MSPmentor 100 report includes MSPs from North America, Europe, the Middle East, Africa and Australia.

“Capital Support is delighted to be ranked in the Top 100 worldwide, and to debut at number 6 in Europe”, said Carrie Saunderson, Head of Business Development.  “This is clear recognition of our position as the UK’s leading IT provider and our growing reputation as the provider of choice in Europe”.


The MSPmentor 100 report, available at, is based on data from MSPmentor’s global online survey, conducted October-December 2010.  The MSPmentor 100 report recognises top managed service providers based on a range of metrics, including annual managed services revenue growth, revenue per employee and customer devices managed.

“Nine Lives Media Inc. and MSPmentor congratulate Capital Support for earning this distinguished honor,” said Amy Katz, CEO of Nine Lives Media Inc.  “The annual MSPmentor 100 survey attracts participants from across the globe.  Qualifying for the final MSPmentor 100 list is a great accomplishment.”


“We continue to see accelerating momentum for the world’s top MSPs,” added Joe Panettieri, editorial director of MSPmentor.  “The top 100 MSPs generated more than $1 billion in recurring revenues for 2010, up 27 percent from 2009.  That’s remarkable growth considering the challenging global economic landscape in 2010.”

MSPmentor, produced by Nine Lives Media Inc., is the ultimate guide to managed services. MSPmentor features the industry’s top-ranked blog, research, Webcasts and FastChat videos.  It is the number one online media destination for managed service providers in the world.



For further information please contact:

Melinda Newitt

Sales & Marketing Executive

Capital Support Ltd

3 Harbour Exchange Square

Docklands, London

E14 9GE

T: + 44 (0) 20 7458 1258



About Capital Support

London based Capital Support Ltd is an industry leading company who provide IT Solutions to the Financial Services Industry.  Formed in 2002 in response to market demand for high availability dependable IT support solutions, the company has grown rapidly and now provides IT solutions to several hundred organisations across the UK and internationally.  Capital Support has been recommended by Microsoft to support financial services companies, shortlisted as IT Service Provider of the year for many consecutive years, awarded judges’ commendation and runner up position at the CRN IT Industry Awards for IT Service Provider 2010 and recently been awarded Best (Managed Account) Technology firm in the HedgeWeek 2011 Awards.

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About Nine Lives Media Inc

Nine Lives Media Inc. defines emerging IT media markets and disrupts established IT media markets.  Founded in 2008, Nine Lives Media Inc. has generated profitable, debt-free growth since its inception.  The company’s market leading blogs and online destinations include MSPmentor (, The VAR Guy (, Talkin’ Cloud (, VARtweet ( and MSPtweet (

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