Houston IT services company plays essential role in helping customers leverage technology to accelerate growth 

inc5000.gifHOUSTON, August 21, 2011 – The Aldridge Company (www.aldridge.com), a leading provider, consultant and integrator of Information Technology and Cloud Computing solutions for SMBs, today announced it is ranked 1,821 on the 31st annual Inc. 500/5000, a prestigious list of the fastest-growing private companies in America. This is the third time The Aldridge Company has made the Inc. 500/5000 list, which ranks companies with the highest percentage growth in revenue over the past three years.

“We have been blessed to have strong long-term relationships with our customers whose businesses grow and prosper as we grow,” said Patrick R. Wiley, President and Chief Operating Officer of The Aldridge Company. “Our customers embrace us as their strategic partners and entrust us with their most valuable assets – their IT systems and information. By teaming with The Aldridge Company, businesses can focus on their business and let our team of IT experts align their systems and processes with their business strategy in order to accelerate growth and achieve their objectives.” 

The Aldridge Company, which reported 154 percent growth during the three years from the start of 2009 through 2011, has continued to grow rapidly in 2012. Since the start of the year, The Aldridge Company has announced three acquisitions, including the acquisition of the IT services of Rafte & Company in January, the acquisition of the IT Managed Services practice of Extreme Technologies in April and the acquisition of Serenity Systems Inc. in June. The acquisitions have further underscored the firm’s commitment to the dynamic and growing IT services market by continuing to aggressively expand the depth and breadth of The Aldridge Company’s services and expertise.

The Aldridge Company’s IT solutions include complete management of servers, PCs and networks coupled with rapid and accurate technical support. Other services offer technology and work process evaluations, audits of security and disaster recovery readiness, and hosting services such as cloud hosting, collocation and dedicated servers. 

Established in 1982, the Inc. 500/5000 represents the most comprehensive look at the most important segment of the economy — America’s independent-minded entrepreneurs. The list is a distinguished editorial award, a celebration of innovation, and a network of entrepreneurial leaders. 

About The Aldridge Company

The Aldridge Company is a Houston, Texas-based technology management, consulting and outsourcing company.  Founded in 1984, the company brings a winning combination of professional technical expertise, extensive capabilities and a strict focus on the importance of business processes.  The Aldridge Company is a leading provider, consultant and integrator of Information Technology and Cloud Computing solutions.  In 2011, the company was listed as No. 11 on the Houston Business Journal’s Fast Tech 50 list of fastest growing Houston technology companies.