Annual Managed Services Provider (MSP) List Honors Top Executives, Entrepreneurs & Experts

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Colin Knox, CEO, Passportal was selected for the seventh annual MSPmentor 250 by Penton Technology Group. The global list identifies the world’s leading Managed Services Provider (MSP) executives, entrepreneurs, experts, coaches and community leaders. You can see the entire list at:
“It is an honor to be selected alongside such an esteemed list of individuals,” said Colin Knox. “With Passportal's dedication to the MSP industry, we couldn't be more happy to continue working in the space and helping improve others' practices.”
The seventh annual MSPmentor 250 recognizes MSP executives and experts from across the globe. In addition, MSPmentor has created a Hall of Fame list (formerly Locked in the NOC) to recognize individuals who have made a lifetime impact in the market. (
“We congratulate executive name on this distinguished honor and thank our readership community for submitting the nomination,” said Jessica Davis, Executive Editor of MSPmentor, a division of Penton (
The MSPmentor 250 report is based on a global survey of MSPmentor site readers conducted in the first half of 2014. The MSPmentor editorial staff, led by Davis, also weighed in with nominations, based on the team’s daily coverage of the managed services market. The resulting MSPmentor 250 and Hall of Fame (formerly Locked in the NOC) coverage represents MSP experts across business, technology, sales, marketing, community development, coaching and more.
About Passportal
Coming from an MSP, Passportal was born from necessity as our Managed Services practice grew and matured. Passportal provides not only secured centralized storage of the credentials you use to manage client networks every day, but also service desk efficiency, password change automation, insights to the interactions your techs have with passwords, and improved client confidence. If you are looking to gain better control over client passwords and security, Passportal has the answer – After all, we’ve been there!
About MSPmentor
MSPmentor is part of the Penton Technology Group, a division of Penton that defines emerging IT media markets and disrupts established IT media markets. The company’s IT channel-centric online communities include MSPmentor (, The VAR Guy ( and Talkin’ Cloud (
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