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Winxnet Is Winner of HTG Peer Group First Annual “Shark Tank” Competition

Winxnet was one of eight finalists chosen to compete for $50,000

February 14, 2017

PORTLAND, Maine – Winxnet recently competed in the first annual the HTG Peer Groups Shark Tank competition, taking home the grand prize of $25,000 to put towards their marketing and customer appreciation efforts in 2017. Second and third place prizes of $15,000 and $10,000 were also awarded. HTG put the call out in January to their IT service provider members to share their marketing and implementation plans, and over 30 companies responded for a chance to fill one of the eight finalist spaces. Winxnet has been a member of HTG for over 5 years, and joined the peer group to share ideas in our changing industry, with the purpose of bringing best in class and the most up to date solutions to its customers.

“It was such a thrill to even be selected as a finalist for this great competition and be amongst so many leaders in our industry,” said Liz Riley, Vice President of Sales and Marketing. “Being selected as the winner of this competition is humbling, and a testament to the dedication of our team and our HTG peers to share industry best practices to help our customers. We are so excited to activate our plans for 2017!”

HTG Peer Groups is an international community of experienced Managed Service Providers (MSPs) and IT industry vendors focused on business and personal growth within their industries. A membership to this peer group is rewarding because of its commitment to fostering an innovative environment of learning new technologies, vendors and solutions. The HTG Shark Tank finalists were BerganKDV, Cal Net, Entech US, itSynergy, MyTech, Scout Technology, TekTergrity and Winxnet.

About Winxnet Winxnet is an IT consulting and outsourcing firm that has been helping organizations reduce IT costs, lower risk, and achieve greater ROI on technology initiatives since 1999.  With multiple offices throughout the Eastern United States, Winxnet provides a broad reach with local expertise.  For additional information, visit