SMP is a provider of end-to-end solutions in the areas of data center, networking, collaboration, and end-user computing for customers across a wide range of industries. The company delivers technology products, along with professional, managed, and consulting services in a number of key markets, including education, health care, commercial, finance, and government. Our expertise in systems integration and systems engineering enables our customers to gain a competitive advantage from their information infrastructure. Below, you will see how our company has grown since its inception in 1997.

History of SMP

May 16, 2019

SMP NAMED ON INC. MAGAZINE’S BEST WORKPLACES 2019 LIST

SMP has been named one of Inc. magazine’s Best Workplaces for 2019. This is the third such award SMP has achieved in 2019; the other two being “Best Companies to Work for in New York State” and “Top Workplaces” by Rochester’s Democrat & Chronicle. This is the first time SMP has achieved this national recognition.

May 3, 2019

SMP SUPPORTS NY SCHOOL BY PARTICIPATING IN AN 8 DAY ROAD RACE

SMP, best-in-class IT provider serving the Northeast US, is participating once again (4 years in a row) in the “One Lap of America” as a fundraiser in support of Rochester-based Norman Howard School.

April 29, 2019

SMP Ranks #9 Best Companies to Work for in New York State

SMP has moved up 11 spots from the 2018 ranking, landing at #9 Best Companies to Work for in New York State for 2019. Making this list is an achievement SMP has reached three years in a row. And in 2019, SMP moved up to the mid-size category.

March 4, 2019

SMP Named Six Time Winner Rochester Top Workplace Award

SMP, best-in-class IT provider serving the Northeast US, is pleased to announce that it has been awarded a Rochester Top Workplaces 2019 honor by The Democrat and Chronicle. An achievement SMP has enjoyed 6 years in a row, every year the award has been given out.

February 11, 2019

IT Staffing Services Added to SMP’s Offerings

SMP announced today that it will be adding Staffing Services to its expert offerings of IT solutions and services.

January 21, 2019

SMP Bolsters Customer Success with Lifecycle Advisor Partner Status from Cisco

SMP announced today that it has been named a Lifecycle Advisor (LCA) partner by Cisco Systems (NASDAQ CSCO). This designation is in addition to Cisco Gold and Master Collaboration Partner status. Lifecycle Advisor is a program available exclusively by invitation for partners that meet rigorous program prerequisites and training requirements.

January 7, 2019

SMP named one of 2019’s Best Companies to Work for in New York State

SMP has once again been named one of the Best Companies to Work for in New York State for 2019. This wonderful accomplishment marks three years in a row of being named a Best Company to Work for by our employees.

November 29, 2018

SMP Takes 2nd Place in ConnectWise Pitch IT

Innovative technology services provider, SMP is please to announce that it has placed second in the ConnectWise Pitch IT contest. Read Full News Article.

November 19, 2018

Innovation Division Aims to Deliver Expectation Shattering IT Solutions

Leading technology services provider, SMP is thrilled to announce its new Innovation Division, which will be led by recently named VP of Innovation, Brian Roets.

September 20, 2018

SMP Achieves VMware Master Services Competency in Desktop and Mobility

SMP announced that it has successfully achieved the VMware Master Services Competency in Desktop and Mobility. This partner competency demonstrates that SMP is committed to helping organizations accelerate their digital transformations by leveraging their validated services delivery capabilities around advanced VMware technologies.

June 21, 2018

SMP Achieves Wealth of Health Employer of the Year Award

SMP is thrilled to be named Wealth of Health Employer of the Year for 2018. As a small organization with under 150 employees, SMP puts a great deal of value on wellness and healthy living. So much so, we have a full-time wellness director on staff to help blaze our healthy trail.

June 4, 2018

SMP Named #250 on CRN’s 2018 Solution Provider 500 List

SMP is pleased to announced today that CRN®, a brand of The Channel Company, has named SMP to its 2018 Solution Provider 500 list, coming in at number 250. The Solution Provider 500 is CRN’s annual ranking of the largest technology integrators, solution providers and IT consultants in North America.

April 19, 2018

SMP Named One of The Best Companies to Work for in NYS

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.  At the 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.

April 2, 2018

SMP Named to Rochester D&C 2018 Top Workplaces List for 5th Consecutive Year

SMP has been awarded a 2018 Top Workplaces honor by The Rochester Democrat and Chronicle. This will be the fifth year in a row that SMP has achieved this status, every year since the inception of the award. The list is based solely on employee feedback gathered through a third-party survey administered by research partner Energage, LLC

February 5, 2018

SMP Expands with Two New Office Locations

SMP is pleased to announce the opening of 2 new offices, one in Syracuse, NY and our expansion into Connecticut with a new Danbury, CT office.

January 4, 2018

SMP Now Providing Expert A/V Services

SMP is expanding collaboration offerings to include next generation audio visual solutions.  SMP helps set the standard for video conferencing, telepresence, audio visual integration and collaboration solutions.

September 15, 2017

SMP Expands Its Security Offerings

SMP continues to grow in the IT security arena with the expansion of its security partnerships.  The most recent affiliation is with SecureWorks, enabling best-in-class Managed Security Services. SMP now becomes SecureWorks’ chosen channel partner in Western NY.

June 29, 2017

SMP Joins the VMware Partner Professional Services Program

SMP joined the VMware Partner Professional Services Program as an Enterprise partner. This membership demonstrates SMP’s continued efforts to sell and deliver their own consulting services engagements, with an emphasis on moving customers to the Software-Defined Enterprise.

June 5, 2017

SMP Makes CRN’s Solution Provider 500 List For a Third Time

CRN named SMP to its 2017 Solution Provider 500 list, coming in at number 254. The Solution Provider 500 is CRN’s annual ranking of the largest technology integrators, solution providers and IT consultants in North America by revenue.

April 20, 2017

#19 Among The Best Companies to Work for in New York State

SMP is delighted to  announce that it has been named one of the Best Companies to Work for in New York State for 2017.

April 17, 2017

Rochester 2017 Top Workplaces Award

SMP has been awarded a 2017 Top Workplaces honor by The Rochester Democrat and Chronicle, a designation it has enjoyed every year the award has been in existence. The Top Workplaces lists are based solely on the results of an employee feedback survey. Several aspects of workplace culture were measured, including Alignment, Execution, and Connection, just to name a few. SMP placed 15th in 2017 and even earned a special “Appreciation” award featuring this employee quote “I feel genuinely appreciated at this company.”

October 27, 2016

SMP Achieves Rochester Top 100 Recognition For Ninth Time

SMP has once again joined the elite entrepreneurs of Rochester by placing 12th on the 2016 Rochester Chamber Top 100 list.

August 4, 2016

Elite Corporate Health Champion

SMP has achieved the Elite Corporate Health Champion Designation from the American Diabetes Association. This designation recognizes companies and organizations that inspire and encourage organizational well-being and is part of the Association’s Wellness Lives Here initiative.

June 6, 2016

CRN’s Solution Provider 500 List

CRN® SMP to its 2016 Solution Provider 500 list. The SP500 list is CRN’s annual ranking of the largest technology integrators, solution providers and IT consultants in North America by revenue.

April 28, 2016

Tech Elite 205 by CRN

CRN®, named SMP to its 2016 Tech Elite 250 list. This annual list honors an exclusive group of North American IT solution providers that have earned the highest number of advanced technical certifications from leading technology vendors.

March 3, 2016

SMP Named East Area Architectural Excellence – Enterprise Networking Partner of the Year

SMP was honored this week at the 2016 Cisco Partner Summit in San Diego with the award for East Area Architectural Excellence – Enterprise Networking Partner of the Year.

March 1, 2016

Gold-Level Fit-Friendly Worksite

The American Heart Association recognized SMP as a Gold-Level Fit-Friendly Worksite for helping employees eat better and move more  

August 12, 2015

Recognized Again On Inc. 5000 Listing

SMP made the Inc. magazine list of the 5000 fastest growing companies in America for the fifth time in 10 years

March 27, 2015

Top Workplaces in Rochester, NY

SMP recognized in the Democrat & Chronicle list of “Top 100 Workplaces in Rochester

June 11, 2014

CRN’s Solution Provider 500

SMP named #272 on CRN’s Solution Provider 500 List

March 28, 2014

Top Workplaces in Rochester, NY

SMP recognized in the Democrat & Chronicle list of “Top 100 Workplaces in Rochester”

August 14, 2013

Inc. 5000 Top 5000 Fast Growing

SMP Ranked Among the Nation’s Top 5,000 Fastest Growing Private Companies in America by Inc Magazine for the second year in a row

April 15, 2013

CRN’s Tech Elite 250

SMP named in CRN’s Tech Elite 250

March 26, 2013

Wealth of Health Awards

SMP earns the Wealth of Health award in the 1 – 199 employee category

December 31, 2012

Over $50MM in revenue

SMP earns over $50MM in revenue

October 29, 2012

Rochester Top 100

SMP ranked 12th on the Rochester Business Alliance Top 100 list of fastest growing companies in Rochester

March 5, 2012

New Location for Headquarters

SMP signs lease on new building in West Henrietta, NY

October 27, 2011

Rochester Top 100

SMP ranked 6th on the Rochester Business Alliance Top 100 list that recognizes the fastest growing companies in Rochester

June 3, 2010

Dell’s 2010 Northeast Partner of the Year

Dell selected SMP as its 2012 Northeast Partner of the Year

June 2, 2009

Dell Partner of the Year Award

Dell selected SMP as its Partner of the Year for 2009

August 15, 2007

Inc. 5000’s Top 5,000 Fastest Growing

SMP Ranked Among the Nation’s Top 5,000 Fastest Growing Private Companies in America by Inc Magazine

October 30, 2006

Rochester Top 100

SMP ranked 71st on the Rochester Business Alliance Top 100 list of fastest growing companies in Rochester

June 14, 2006

VARBusiness’s Top 500

SMP ranked among North America’s Top 500 Technology Integrators by CMP Technology’s VARBusiness Magazine for the second year in row

June 14, 2006

VARBusiness’s Top 500

SMP ranked among North America’s Top 500 Technology Integrators by CMP Technology’s VARBusiness Magazine

October 30, 2005

Rochester Top 100

SMP ranked 5th on the Rochester Business Alliance Top 100 list of fastest growing companies in Rochester

May 6, 2003

Entrepreneur of the Year Award

Ernst & Young Nominated SMP’s CEO, Eric Rorapaugh, as an Entrepreneur of the Year finalist

March 14, 2003

Reseller Acquisition

SMP acquires local reseller, adding 10 employees

June 1, 2001

Entrepreneur Magazine Hot 100

Entrepreneur Magazine and Dun & Bradstreet named SMP one of America’s “Hot 100 Fastest Growing Entrepreneurial Businesses”

October 30, 2000

Rochester Top 100

SMP ranked 7th on the Rochester Business Alliance Top 100 list that recognizes the fastest growing companies in Rochester

June 3, 1997

Founded

SMP founded in Rochester, NY