SOURCE: Presidio, Inc.

Presidio, Inc.

August 26, 2009 06:00 ET

Presidio, Inc. Recognized on the Everything Channel Fast Growth 100 List

GREENBELT, MD--(Marketwire - August 26, 2009) - Presidio, Inc., a diversified provider of advanced IT infrastructure and professional services, today announced that it has been recognized by Everything Channel on the Fast Growth 100 list, marking the third consecutive year the company has been ranked among the fastest growing technology integrators in the country. The Fast Growth 100 recognizes the fastest growing Solution Providers in the industry today, with growth rates in excess of 55 percent. During the two-year revenue-qualifying period ('06-'08), Presidio, Inc. recorded a 72% increase in revenue, earning the 78th spot on the Fast Growth 100.

"We are pleased to again be recognized for our continued strong and sustained growth by CRN," said Presidio, Inc. CEO Joel Schleicher. "Our presence on the Fast Growth 100 list year after year is a direct result of our outstanding teams delivering innovative advanced-technology solutions that help customers meet their own growth or expansion objectives, while providing superior ROI. Our customers continue to tell us that wise capital spending, even in cautious economic times, is their key to maintaining or increasing market share."

The CRN Fast Growth 100 list of channel industry leaders is comprised of the fastest growing IT solution providers in the industry today. For additional information about the 2009 Fast Growth 100 visit: www.crn.com/crn/fastgrowth/fg_2009.jhtml;jsessionid=1HGRVW1X5FVSXQE1GHPSKH4ATMY32JVN

Robert C. DeMarzo, Senior Vice President and Editorial Director for Everything Channel Editorial, said, "The companies that are included on the Fast Growth 100 are channel industry leaders. They offer business-oriented IT consulting and work closely with their customers to integrate multivendor IT solutions as well as cutting-edge technologies. In addition, they understand the importance of strong sales philosophies. We congratulate Presidio, Inc. on their well-earned success."

The Fast Growth 100 has an average two-year revenue growth ('06-'08) of 87 percent and average annual sales of products and services of $198.2 million. To be eligible for the 2009 Fast Growth 100, companies had to be an IT solution provider; be based in the U.S.; have had net sales of at least $1,000,000 in calendar year 2006; and be an independent company.

The Fast Growth 100 rank is based on two years' growth of net sales from calendar year 2006 to calendar year 2008. Net sales were verified by public filings when possible. All private companies provided a signed affidavit attesting to the accuracy of the reported 2006 and 2008 net sales figures or accountant-reviewed financials or audited financials. Affidavits were signed by an owner or officer of the company or by a CPA representing the company. Affidavits and financials are on file in Manhasset, NY.

About Presidio, Inc.

Presidio, Inc., a diversified provider of information technology infrastructure and services, operates through three subsidiaries: Presidio Networked Solutions, Atlantix Global Systems, and Presidio Technology Capital. Presidio Networked Solutions addresses the complete technology lifecycle -- plan, design, integrate, operate and optimize -- for the enterprise, commercial and government markets. Atlantix Global Systems combines hardware and services to help provide more than 10,000 customers with a full lifecycle management process that enables customers to save time and maximize ROI. Presidio Technology Capital is the nation's premier IT infrastructure leasing company, providing flexible financing and leasing solutions for its customers.

About Everything Channel (www.everythingchannel.com, www.channelweb.com)

Everything Channel is the one-stop shop for managing and accelerating technology sales. From branding and recruiting, to marketing and sales, Everything Channel offers technology marketers the unmatched breadth and depth of global brands and market intelligence, combined with unparalleled audience loyalty and credibility, serving all technology sales channels through an extensive database. Everything Channel provides innovative field sales and marketing solutions to arm the sellers of technology with the resources they need to achieve measurable and significant results.

About United Business Media Limited (www.unitedbusinessmedia.com)

UBM focuses on two principal activities: worldwide information distribution, targeting and monitoring; and, the development and monetization of B2B communities and markets. UBM's businesses inform markets and serve professional commercial communities -- from doctors to game developers, from journalists to jewelry traders, from farmers to pharmacists -- with integrated events, online, print and business information products. Our 6,500 staff in more than 30 countries are organized into specialist teams that serve these communities, bringing buyers and sellers together, helping them to do business and their markets to work effectively and efficiently.

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