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Erick Simpson

A Technology Businesses and Channel Growth and Transformation Consultant | Business Process Improvement, M&A and Integration Expert

Co-Founder of one of the first "Pure Play" MSPs in the industry, and creator of the MSP Mastered™ Methodology for Managed Services business performance improvement and the Vendor Channel Maturity Level Index™ that identifies IT channel program maturation for strategic growth, Erick Simpson is a strategic technology business growth and transformation specialist. He is experienced in improving top and bottom-line business performance by increasing operational efficiencies, boosting marketing and lead generation outcomes, accelerating sales velocity, shortening sales cycles and maximizing service efficiencies.

With over 30 years of experience in the IT industry as an Enterprise CIO, MSP, Strategic Coach and Consultant, Erick is a Business Process Improvement Expert with hundreds of successful IT Solution Provider, MSP, Cloud and Security practice business improvement consulting engagement outcomes.

One of the most prolific, recognized and sought-after  business improvement and transformation experts, authors and speakers in the industry, Erick has contributed to numerous industry publications and spoken at hundreds of events.

His published works include "The Guide to a Successful Managed Services Practice"; the definitive book on Managed Services, “The Best I.T. Sales & Marketing BOOK EVER!”, “The Best I.T. Service Delivery BOOK EVER!” and “The Best NOC and Service Desk Operations BOOK EVER!”, along with 50 Best Practice Guides.

Consulting Services for MSPs and Channel Vendors: http://www.ericksimpson.com

LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/ericksimpson
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Managed Services Blog
March 31st, 2020 | Erick Simpson | Managed Services Blog
Thursday, April 2nd @ 9am PT / 12pm ET / 5pm BST During this strategic business-building session I’ll be joined by Tom Sopwith from IT Glue, and I’ll be covering: The 6 focus areas of your business to create real quarter-over-quarter business improvementThe 1 meeting agenda - Read More
 
March 21st, 2020 | Erick Simpson | Managed Services Blog
There’s no doubt about it, the public is experiencing an unprecedented amount of fear, uncertainty and doubt as a result of the Coronavirus (COVID-19) Pandemic. And the behavior we’re seeing in retail stores and other walks of life is surreal – it recalls the backstory of many of the Zombie and - Read More
 
March 10th, 2020 | Erick Simpson | Managed Services Blog
Thursday, March 19th @ 11am PT / 1pm CT / 2pm ET Proven Strategies to Supercharge MSP Growth Are you looking for the strategies that best in class MSPs use to supercharge business growth that leads them to high-value exits, or position them for rapid growth through acquisition? - Read More
 
March 2nd, 2020 | Erick Simpson | Managed Services Blog
Tuesday, Mar 10th @ 9am PT / 11am CT / 12pm ET Join me and industry veteran Tom Sopwith from IT Glue for my next MSP Mastered® Webinar. During this service improvement Webinar, we’ll provide an overview of the “Four Ps” of Service Delivery Improvement: People - Read More
 
February 24th, 2020 | Erick Simpson | Managed Services Blog
Thursday, Feb 27th @ 11am PT / 1pm CT / 2pm ET Join me and industry veteran Tom Sopwith from IT Glue for my next MSP Mastered® Webinar. During this service improvement Webinar, we’ll provide an overview of the “Four Ps” of Service Delivery Improvement: People - Read More
 
February 7th, 2020 | Erick Simpson | Managed Services Blog
The Digital World We Live In……where it’s commonplace for everyone to carry a smartphone everywhere they go and use the internet for just about everything – has completely changed the world of business-to-business - Read More
 
January 30th, 2020 | Erick Simpson | Managed Services Blog
Windows 7 has now reached End Of Life (as of 14 January 2020), but a staggering 400 million of world’s computers, most in corporate environments, are still running the nine-year-old Operating System.This is your opportunity to rake in a ton of new revenue from existing clients by helping them - Read More
 
January 30th, 2020 | Erick Simpson | Managed Services Blog
Join me and industry veteran Jamie Warner from Invarosoft for my next MSP Mastered® Webinar. We’ll explore the tactics Jamie uses in his $8M MSP to convert 47% of his new MRR leads and deep dive into how he actually presents his services to prospects. Jamie’s MSP has won SMB - Read More
 
January 17th, 2020 | Erick Simpson | Managed Services Blog
I'd like to invite you to attend my next MSP Mastered® Webinar: "Here's What's Missing From Your Cybersecurity Portfolio!" Thursday, January 23rd @ 9am PT /  11am CT / 12pm ET As you probably - Read More
 
January 17th, 2020 | Erick Simpson | Managed Services Blog
I’d like to invite you to attend my next MSP Mastered® Webinar: “Here’s What’s Missing From Your Cybersecurity Portfolio!” Thursday, January 23rd @ 9am PT /  11am CT / 12pm ET As you probably know, I’ve been focused heavily over the past year - Read More
 

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