SMP only IT company named Best Companies to Work for in New York State

Rochester, NY (April 19, 2018) – SMP is delighted to announce that it has been named one of the Best Companies to Work for in New York State for 2018, and the only IT company that made the list. This comes on the heels of being named a fifth consecutive time to the Top Workplaces by The Rochester Democrat and Chronicle.

 “As a business owner, it is such an honor to receive so many Top Workplaces awards. Having the SMP team engaged, empowered and genuinely happy at work is one of the most honest gages of a company’s success. At SMP our philosophy is PEOPLE FIRST, and that not only means our customers and communities, but also our employees.  We strive to ensure our employees have a healthy work-life balance, are enabled to participate in community give-back initiatives, feel valued and are included in the direction of our organization.” states Eric Rorapaugh, President and founder of SMP.

SMP was honored at a public awards dinner in Albany, NY on Wednesday, April 18, 2018. During the event, SMP learned of its rank of 20th in the category for small employers with 15 to 99 U.S. employees.

The Best Companies to Work for in New York State awards is a distinctive program that evaluates and ranks the best places of employment based on employee satisfaction and engagement, as well as workplace practices and policies.


About SMP:

SMP has been delivering strategic IT with integrity, passion, and a service guarantee for over 20 years. Serving all industries, our value-based technology solutions and services center around audio visual, collaboration, digital workspaces, infrastructure, and security.  We partner with top manufacturers like Cisco, Dell EMC, NetApp and VMware to provide world-class technology solutions to our customers. A Best Company to Work for in NYS, SMP has offices in New York, Connecticut and Vermont.


SMP, delivering strategic IT with integrity for over 20 years.  To learn more, visit


To learn more, visit