Paragon Micro Now a Prime Contractor on CIO-CS GWAC
LAKE ZURICH, IL., Jan. 8, 2018
Paragon Micro, Inc. (Paragon Micro) is pleased to announce its addition as a prime contractor on the National Institutes of Health Information Technology Acquisition & Assessment Center (NITAAC) CIO-Commodities Solutions (CIO-CS) Government-Wide Acquisition Contract (GWAC). CIO-CS is a comprehensive acquisition vehicle that enables civilian and Department of Defense (DoD) agencies to quickly obtain the mission critical IT products, services, and solutions vital to mission success. Areas such as cybersecurity, cloud, virtualization, IT-as-a-Service (ITaaS), enterprise software licensing, networking, servers, maintenance, training, and biomedical IT are all viable areas covered under this contract. CIO-CS has a $20-Billion ceiling with a 5-year base period and an additional 5-year option period, making it a premier IT GWAC through 2025.
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Jeff Richards joins as Director of Services
Lake Zurich, IL, February 24, 2015
Bolsters Technical Leadership as Paragon Focuses on Solutions
Lake Zurich, IL, February 24, 2015 – Paragon Micro today announced that Jeff Richards has joined the company as Director of Services, a new position. His hiring is one of the more visible aspects of a strategic commitment by Paragon Micro to expand the breadth and depth of services and solutions it currently offers.
“Jeff brings an extraordinary range of hands-on experience in delivering the most crucial IT services. His expertise and insight make him especially well suited to guide Paragon’s evolution to physical, virtual, and cloud solutions,” said Todd Cowen, SVP/General Manager of Paragon. “We’re extremely pleased to have Jeff joining us, and believe our customers will appreciate the expanded range of services he will enable us to provide.”
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Awarded Select Status from Juniper Networks
Lake Zurich, IL, February 17, 2015
Fast-growing solution provider achieves Select Partner status for routing and switching
Lake Zurich, IL, February 17, 2015 – Paragon Micro today announced that it has been named a Select Partner by Juniper Networks for routers and switches.
“We are extremely pleased to have achieved this status with Juniper Networks, a leader in network innovation and one of Paragon Micro’s valued partners,” said Jeff Reimer, Paragon’s President. “Gaining Select Partner status with Juniper demonstrates our strategic focus on services, as well as our commitment to the training and engineering resources necessary to design, deliver, and support the networks our customers need for mission-critical transactions, applications, and services.”
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Paragon Micro Named to CRN's 2014 Solution Provider 500 List
LAKE ZURICH, Ill., June 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/
Named to the 2014 Solution Provider 500 (SP500) list by The Channel Company's CRN
The list ranks the top revenue-generating technology integrators in the U.S. and Canada whose forward-thinking approach to the channel has helped them evolve and thrive in today's cloud and services-driven IT era. The list spans eight categories from hardware and software sales, to managed IT services. Paragon Micro placed 184 in the annual ranking, rising 58 places from it's placing at 242 last year.
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Paragon Micro Sponsors Big Brothers Big Sisters
June. 10, 2014BBBS of Greater Los Angeles 20th Annual Golf Classic
Big Brothers Big Sisters of Greater Los Angeles 20th Annual Golf Classic sponsorship's provide significant funding to support one-to-one mentor relationships between at-risk youth and adult volunteers.
Office Expansion and Hiring in Multiple Locations
LAKE ZURICH, Ill., April 16, 2013 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/
Paragon Micro, named one of the nation's top 50 fastest growing IT VARs, today announced the company is expanding their Lake Zurich Headquarters to accommodate the company's quickly growing sales executive and sales support teams by doubling the square footage of their current offices.view more >
Paragon Micro, Inc. Named to UBM Channel's Solution Provider 500 List, Moving up 108 Spots
June 07, 2012
Paragon Micro joins Annual List that Ranks North America's Top 500 Technology Integrators
Lake Zurich, IL Paragon Micro, one of the nation's fastest growing technology VAR/Resellers, today announced it has been recognized by UBM Channel as a part of CRN's 2012 Solution Provider 500 list, which ranks the top technology integrators in North America. The Solution Provider 500 ranks the highest producing solution provider organizations in the IT channel from hardware, software, and managed IT services sales. Paragon Micro placed 231 in the annual ranking, moving up 108 spots from last year.
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Lake Zurich Company Makes Inc.'s Fastest Growing List.
September 7, 2012
Paragon Micro among the 5000 fastest growing companies in the country according to Inc. (#432)
Forrest Knueppel joins as Director of Corporate Sales
Lake Zurich, IL, May 5, 2015
Brings Leadership to Sales of Hardware, also Cloud and Professional Services
Lake Zurich, IL, May 5, 2015 – Paragon Micro today announced the hiring of Forrest Knueppel as Director of Corporate Sales. He will be responsible for leading Corporate Sales at Paragon Micro’s Lake Zurich, Chicago, and Tempe, AZ offices.
“I am excited to have Forrest join our already successful sales organization and look forward to him sharing his valuable experience working with clients with our sales team,” said Todd Cowen, Paragon Micro SVP/General Manager. “His background in cloud and professional services, combined with traditional technology hardware, will help us accelerate our evolution to a full service provider for our customers.”
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Paragon Micro #2 on Washington Technology “Fast 50″ List
LAKE ZURICH, Ill., Sept. 8, 2014 /PRNewswire/
Rapidly Growing IT Solution Provider Expands Presence in Government Market
Paragon Micro today announced it was ranked the 2nd fastest growing contractor in the government market on the 2014 “Fast 50″ list compiled by Washington Technology. The list ranks the fastest growing contractors serving the federal, state and local government market based on compound annual growth rates from 2009 – 2013. Paragon Micro’s compound annual growth of 264% during this period just missed putting it on top of the list.
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Paragon Micro Makes Crain's "Fast 50" List #11 on List of Fastest Growing Chicago Area Companies
LAKE ZURICH, IL, June 10, 2014 /PRNewswire/
Paragon Micro was named one of the "Fast 50" by Crain's, an annual list of the Chicago-area businesses that have had the greatest increases in sales revenue over the past 5 years. Paragon Micro made the list at #11, with revenue growth of 1264% from 2009 to 2013. The Fast 50 list, which includes both public and privately held companies, was published on June 2, 2014. Paragon finished 2013 with annual sales revenue of $98.3 million, which made it the 13th largest company by revenue on the Fast 50 list.view more >
Paragon Micro, Inc. Joins the Box Partner Network
LAKE ZURICH, Ill., March 20, 2014 /PRNewswire/
Paragon Micro expands their cloud services with Box
Paragon Micro, Inc., a leading national technology provider, announced today that it has joined the Box Partner Network and will resell Box to its network of commercial and public sector customers. As one of the fastest growing VARs in the U.S., Paragon Micro will offer a full suite of cloud-based content management and collaboration services from Box.view more >
DISC Announces New Corporate Partnership with Paragon Micro
LAKE ZURICH, Ill., Oct. 2, 2013 /PRNewswire/
Paragon Micro announced today that through an agreement with Paragon Micro/EDU, a division of Paragon Micro, Inc., Diocesan Information Systems Conference (DISC) members and their organizations can benefit from significant discounts on the purchase of brand-name computer products, software and information technology services. In addition, Paragon Micro/EDU offers DISC members consulting services for technology planning, curriculum integration and network security.
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Paragon Micro, Inc. Named to CRN's Solution Provider 500 List
LAKE ZURICH, Ill., June 26, 2013 /PRNewswire/
Annual List Ranks North America's Top 500 Technology Integrators, Paragon Micro Featured Four Consecutive Years
Paragon Micro, Inc. today announced it has been recognized by UBM Tech Channel as a part of CRN's 2013 Solution Provider 500 list, which identifies the top technology integrators in the U.S.A. and Canada based on revenue size. The Solution Provider 500 (SP500) ranks the highest producing solution provider organizations in the IT channel. Paragon Micro placed 242 in the annual ranking.
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Paragon Micro Debuts on CRN's Fast Growth 2012 list of Fastest Growing IT VAR/Reseller Companies at #22
LAKE ZURICH, Ill., Oct. 10, 2012 / PRNewswire via COMTEX /
Paragon Micro today announced it has been recognized by UBM Channel as a part of CRN's Fast Growth 2012 list, which ranks the highest growth technology integrators and resellers in North America over the past two years.