2023 June - Anchor Places #423 In MSP 501 In The World

Anchor Managed Solutions Ranked on Channel Futures 2023 MSP 501

Tech Industry’s Most Prestigious List of Managed Service Providers Worldwide Annual MSP 501 Identifies Industry’s Best-in-Class Businesses

Growing Via Recurring Revenue and Innovation

OCTOBER 16, 2023: Anchor Managed Solutions has been named as one of the world’s premier

managed service providers in the prestigious 2023 Channel Futures MSP 501 rankings.

For the past 17 years, managed service providers around the globe have submitted applications

for inclusion on this prestigious and definitive listing. The Channel Futures MSP 501 survey

examines organizational performance based on annual sales, recurring revenue, profit margins,

revenue mix, growth, innovation and supported technologies. MSPs that qualify for the list must

pass a rigorous review conducted by the research team and editors of Channel Futures. It ranks

applicants using a unique methodology that weighs financial performance according to

long-term health and viability, commitment to recurring revenue and operational efficiency.

Channel Futures is pleased to name Anchor Managed Solutions to the 2023 MSP 501.

"Client success is not just our goal—it's our guarantee. As they rise to prominence in their

respective industries, we recognize that our growth is not merely inevitable—it's a testament to

the trust they place in us," asserted Pat Kolysher, Chief Marketing Officer at Anchor Managed

Solutions. "By providing unshakable support and peace of mind, we empower them to

concentrate on their core competencies, fostering excellence that resonates throughout their


This year’s list is one of the most competitive in the survey’s history. Winners will be recognized on

the Channel Futures website and honored during a special ceremony at the Channel Futures

Leadership Summit, Oct. 30-Nov. 2, in Miami, Florida.

Since its inception, the MSP 501 has evolved from a competitive ranking into a vibrant group of

innovators focused on high levels of customer satisfaction at small, medium and large

organizations in public and private sectors. Many of their services and technology offerings focus

on customer needs in the areas of cloud, security, collaboration and hybrid work forces.

“The 2023 Channel Futures MSP 501 winners persevered through challenging times to become

the highest-performing and most innovative IT providers in the industry today,” said Jeff O’Heir,

Channel Futures senior news editor and MSP 501 project manager. “The MSP 501 ranking doesn’t

award MSPs solely on their size and revenue. It acknowledges the business acumen, best

practices and trusted advice they deliver to customers every day. They deserve the honor.”

“We extend our heartfelt congratulations to the 2023 winners, and gratitude to the thousands of

MSPs that have contributed to the continuing growth and success of the managed services

sector,” said Kelly Danziger, general manager of Informa Tech Channels.

“These providers are most certainly driving a new wave of innovation in the industry and are

demonstrating a commitment to moving the MSP and entire channel forward.”

The data collected by the annual NextGen 101 and MSP 501 drive Channel Futures’ market

intelligence insights, creating robust data sets and data-based trend reports that support our

editorial coverage, event programming, community and networking strategies and educational



The 2023 MSP 501 list is based on confidential data collected and analyzed by the Channel Futures

research and editorial teams. Data was collected online from February to May, 2023. The MSP 501

list recognizes top managed service providers based on metrics including recurring revenue,

profit margin and other factors.

About Anchor Managed Solutions

Anchor Managed Solutions Ltd. (Anchor) is a Saskatchewan based Managed Services company

that provides project management, strategic IT consulting, help desk support, service

implementation, cyber security compliance and training to small and medium businesses

throughout Western Canada.

Anchor strives to continuously improve as an organization and enhances partnerships through

effective communication and engagement. One of Anchor’s differentiators is the ability liaise IT

and executive level business objectives and financial budgets. Anchor has had continuous success

over the past nine years by investing in quality IT staff and ongoing training. Our growing clientele

and enhanced sales efforts are a testament to strong client relationships and continuous

improvement. This hard work has led Anchor to be the recipient of five IT industry awards for

growth and achievement.

About Channel Futures

Channel Futures is a media and events destination for the information and communication

technologies (ICT) channel community. We provide information, perspective and connection for

the entire channel ecosystem, including solution providers (SPs), managed service providers

(MSPs), managed security service providers (MSSPs), cloud service providers (CSPs), value-added

resellers (VARs) and distributors, technology solutions brokerages, subagents and agents, as well

as leading technology vendor partners and communication providers.

Our properties include many awards programs such as the Channel Futures MSP 501, a list of the

most influential and fastest-growing providers of managed services in the technology industry;

Channel Partners events, which delivers unparalleled in-person events including, Channel Futures

Leadership Summit, Women’s Leadership Summit; our initiative to educate, support and

promote diversity, equity and inclusion (DE&I) in the ICT channel industry. Channel Futures is

where the world meets the channel; we are leading Channel Partners forward. More information is

available at channelfutures.com

Channel Futures is part of a market-leading B2B information provider with depth and

specialization in ICT sector. Every year, we welcome 14,000+ subscribers to our research, more

than 4 million unique monthly visitors to our digital communities, 18,200+ students to our training

programs and 225,000 delegates to our events.

Media Contacts

Jeff O’Heir

Channel Futures Senior News Editor, MSP 501 Manager


Ginette Andre

Associate Marketer, VIP Relations


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