SMP named one of 2017’s Best Companies to Work for in New York State

Rochester, NY (March 31, 2017) – SMP is thrilled to  announce that it has been named one of the Best Companies to Work for in New York State for 2017.

“We are very proud that our employees feel SMP is a great place to work. Our philosophy is PEOPLE FIRST, and that not only means our customers and communities, but also our employees.  We believe that happy employees do great work. To that end, we strive to ensure our employees have a healthy work-life balance, are informed and included in the direction of our organization and have venues to express their ideas.  There is no “I” in team here at SMP.” remarks Eric Rorapaugh, President of SMP.

SMP will be honored at a public awards dinner to be held at the Hilton Albany on Wednesday, April 19, 2017, from 5:45 p.m. to 9:00 p.m. During the event, SMP will learn its rank among the 46 companies in the category for small/medium employers with 15 to 249 U.S. employees.

The Best Companies to Work for in New York State awards are celebrating 10 years of recognizing the best employers in the state. It 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.

To be considered for participation, companies enter into a two-part survey process and fulfill the following eligibility requirements:

  • Be a for-profit or not-for-profit business or government entity
  • Be a publicly or privately held business
  • Have at least one facility in the state of New York
  • Have a minimum of 15 employees working in the state of New York
  • Be in business a minimum of 1 year


About SMP:

Winning digital transformation brought to you with integrity and delivered with passion by the nicest people around.  We deliver strategic, value-based IT Solutions for collaboration, infrastructure, end-user computing, mobility and security, working with top manufacturers like Cisco, Dell EMC, VMware and HPE.  We also provide managed, professional, cloud and hosting services. With local offices in New York and New England, we serve customers in the healthcare, higher education, K-12 education, finance, manufacturing, government, and commercial sectors.


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