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Blue Mantis Achieves CRN Triple Crown Status—An Award Recognition of Exceptional IT Market Leadership

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Company attains three of CRN’s highest accolades in 2023: Tech Elite 250, Fast Growth 150, and Solution Provider 500

PORTSMOUTH, NH, Oct. 12, 2023Blue Mantis, a leading digital strategy and services provider delivering managed services, cybersecurity, and cloud solutions, announced that CRN, a brand of The Channel Company, has named Blue Mantis, as a 2023 Triple Crown Award winner. This award celebrates standout solution providers for the impressive accomplishment of being featured on three of CRN’s prestigious lists. Blue Mantis has reached this milestone during each of the past two years.

For ten consecutive years, the Triple Crown Award has accredited unparalleled performance from top solution providers in North America based on revenue, growth, and technical expertise within the IT channel.

The recipients of the CRN Triple Crown Award are recognized for their remarkable accomplishment of securing a position on three distinguished lists in the same year. These lists include the Solution Provider 500, which ranks the largest IT solution providers in North America based on revenue, the Fast Growth 150, which ranks the fastest-growing organizations in the channel, and the Tech Elite 250, which acknowledges the attainment of the highest-level certifications from leading vendors in the industry. While each list is a noteworthy achievement, being featured on all three in a single year is a testament to exceptional service and warrants special acknowledgment from the entire channel community.    

Blue Mantis was selected as a Triple Crown winner based on its continued successful transformation to a next-generation managed services firm capable of meeting the cloud, cybersecurity and digital services requirements of clients nationwide.

“Our recognition as a 2023 Triple Crown award winner is a great honor that I am proud to share with every member of the growing Blue Mantis team,” said Ron Dupler, CEO, Blue Mantis. “Our clients are embracing AI and automation at a breakneck pace, yet their security requirements continue to increase in the face of ever-intensifying threats. By applying our assess, modernize and manage approach, Blue Mantis is ensuring that clients apply innovation to  successfully navigate and thrive during this perfect storm.”

Jennifer Follet, Vice President, U.S. Content, Executive Editor, CRN, at The Channel Company, expressed her excitement and congratulations to the top solution providers who have achieved the prestigious Triple Crown Award. “These providers have not only demonstrated exceptional revenue growth in North America but have also surpassed many other channel organizations in terms of their progress. They have successfully maintained and enhanced their technical skills, resulting in the highest level of service in the IT channel.” Follet emphasized that “this award represents the pinnacle of honor, recognizing truly extraordinary solution providers who consistently exceed expectations in their contributions to the channel and the industry’s future through their unwavering dedication and expertise.”

This year’s Triple Crown Award winners will be featured in the October 2023 issue of CRN and online at

About The Channel Company
The Channel Company enables breakthrough IT channel performance with our dominant media, engaging events, expert consulting and education, and innovative marketing services and platforms. As the channel catalyst, we connect and empower technology suppliers, solution providers and end users. Backed by more than 40 years of unequalled channel experience, we draw from our deep knowledge to envision innovative new solutions for ever-evolving challenges in the technology marketplace. 

About Blue Mantis
Blue Mantis is a leading strategic digital technology services provider with a 30+ year history of successfully helping clients achieve business modernization by applying next-generation technologies including managed services, cybersecurity and cloud. Headquartered in Portsmouth, New Hampshire, the company provides digital technology services and strategic guidance to ensure clients quickly adapt and grow through automation and innovation. Blue Mantis partners with more than 1,200 leading mid-market and enterprise organizations in a multitude of vertical industries and is backed by leading private equity firm, Abry Partners.

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