“CCR and Cramer IT complement each other very well. The Internet & IT services we offer together are designed to optimize operations, manage risk and deliver business value to large and small companies around the globe. "
Cedar Rapids, IA (PRWEB) July 12, 2011
Circle Computer Resources (CCR), a 25 year old information technology service provider headquartered in Cedar Rapids, Iowa, today announced it has acquired Cramer IT of Coralville. CCR President Chris T. Kelly announced the acquisition in Cedar Rapids and said it was effective July 1.
Founded in 2004, Cramer IT specializes in broadband internet connectivity, computer repair services and IT consulting in Cedar Rapids/Iowa City Corridor.
“CCR offers offer a broad range of computer related services to large and small businesses in the US and Canada, including Internet services, professional IT services, software development and Website and email hosting services,” said Kelly.
“CCR and Cramer IT complement each other very well. The Internet & IT services we offer together are designed to optimize operations, manage risk and deliver business value to large and small companies around the globe. Josh Cramer and his team have built a thriving business and it will be a great addition to CCR” explained Kelly. Following the acquisition, CCR will employ a staff of 50.
Cramer IT President Josh Cramer believes CCR is a very good match for his company. “When we first considered selling, CCR was my number one choice for a buyer. I know they will take care of Cramer IT’s clients and staff. CCR is very similar to Cramer IT in many ways, both growing companies with compatible service offerings and philosophies. I feel this is a wonderful opportunity, uniting our offerings and delivery capabilities enable us to deliver a wider, holistic solution to our combined client base.”
CCR is rated as one of the top Managed Service Providers worldwide being named to the MSP 100 for the past two years. CCR will be able to enhance the already excellent service that Cramer IT has been providing their clients. In recent years, CCR has been increasingly recognized for its nationwide television and radio content capture business, as well as its restaurant IT and Internet connectivity service, CircleNet™. At present CCR provides industrial grade redundant Internet connectivity for more than 500 restaurants across America, including some of the largest chains in the country. The company maintains a network of more than 1,000 service technician affiliates across the nation.
CCR provides broadcast monitoring infrastructure services to customers that need TV or radio content from local markets. And it provides reliable access to content and broadband internet to upload the content.
Outgoing CEO Josh Cramer will continue working with CCR for several months to ensure a smooth and easy transition. After this time, Mr. Cramer will be dedicating his time as CEO of Cramer Development, a web and mobile application development firm based in Iowa City.
About Circle Computer Resources Inc.
Circle Computer Resources provides reliable, business-focused IT infrastructure services that optimize operations, manage risk, and deliver business value to large and small companies around the globe. The company specializes in restaurant and service industry IT, Internet access and software development services, as well as nationwide broadcast monitoring services. For more information, contact Chris Kelly at (319) 362-2384, Chris.Kelly(at)ccr(dot)net, or visit http://www.ccr.net
About Cramer IT
Cramer IT Consulting is a well-established local company that provides specialized information technology solutions to small and medium sized businesses primarily in eastern Iowa. With services including broadband internet, computer repair, hardware sales, data backup, and IT consulting, Cramer IT has set the standard for outsourced small business IT and business class internet service in Iowa City, Coralville, and North Liberty since 2004. Cramer IT staff members have been tirelessly dedicated to the pursuit of excellence and follow through in all of the solutions and services are offered.