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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
July 19th, 2012 | Erick Simpson | Managed Services Blog
LIVE STREAMING THURSDAY AND FRIDAY! Join us for our Baltimore Boot Camp Virtually! Simply click here to attend! Watch From Your IPhone, IPad, Tablet or Smartphone! You’ll need to log in with your MSP University or SPC International credentials, or create a Free Basic Membership to - Read More
 
June 20th, 2012 | Erick Simpson | Managed Services Blog
It’s  your last chance to register for today’s Webcast where we will be giving away $16,500 worth of FREE Consulting Services to help you grow your business! All attendees will also be entered into a drawing for FREE Lifetime Access to our New Training Platform for their entire - Read More
 
June 13th, 2012 | Erick Simpson | Managed Services Blog
Join us next Wednesday to find out how to receive a FREE Onsite SWOT Engagement and Strategic Business Improvement Plan with Ongoing Coaching and Support from MSP University – a $16,500 value that will CHANGE YOUR BUSINESS! Wednesday, June 20th at 11am PDT/1pm CDT/2pm EDT Our SWOT Analysis - Read More
 
June 7th, 2012 | Erick Simpson | Managed Services Blog
STREAMING FRIDAY! Join us for our Chicago Boot Camp Virtually!  Simply click here to attend!  Watch From Your IPhone, IPad, Tablet or Smartphone! You’ll need to log in with your MSP University credentials, or create a Free Basic Membership to view live CLICK HERE FOR OUR VIRTUAL - Read More
 
June 6th, 2012 | Erick Simpson | Managed Services Blog
Join us for our Chicago Boot Camp Virtually! Simply click here to attend! Watch From Your IPhone, IPad, Tablet or Smartphone! You’ll need to log in with your MSP University credentials, or create a Free Basic Membership to view live! CLICK HERE FOR OUR VIRTUAL BOOT CAMP AGENDA! Here is - Read More
 
May 31st, 2012 | Erick Simpson | Managed Services Blog
Join us next Tuesday to find out how to receive FREE Lifetime Enterprise Access to MSP University – a $3600 value EVERY SINGLE YEAR! Do you struggle with prospecting and lead generation? Would you like to to shorten your sales cycles and increase the value of your sales? Would being - Read More
 
May 22nd, 2012 | Erick Simpson | Managed Services Blog
STREAMING NOW! Simply click here to attend!  You’ll need to log in with your MSP University credentials, or create a Free Basic Membership to view live! CLICK HERE FOR OUR VIRTUAL UK BOOT CAMP AGENDA!  Here is Tuesday’s Live Streaming Schedule (all times are Greenwich Mean Time – - Read More
 
January 31st, 2012 | Erick Simpson | Managed Services Blog
What is a Trusted Advisor? A Trusted Advisor is much more than a vendor to their clients, as they are focused on improving their clients' efficiencies, productivity and net profits by eliminating business pain and mitigating risk through the use of technology and technical solutions. The Trusted - Read More
 
January 12th, 2012 | Erick Simpson | Managed Services Blog
The competition for cloud supremacy is here. How will your managed service business compare when the big boys start influencing your clients and prospects on the benefits of cloud services? One thing is for sure; the cloud is not going anywhere. It is the new norm for business, large and small. - Read More
 
December 13th, 2011 | Erick Simpson | Managed Services Blog
Dennis Houseknecht, VP Partner Development, Waterloo Security Ltd. Businesses large and small have to manage risk. They invest in risk-reduction measures, including fire sprinklers, alarm systems, security cameras, and employee training programs. The remaining risk is transferred through - Read More
 

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