ST. LOUIS, MO, September 14, 2012 /24-7PressRelease/ — Mike Heil, CEO of Throttlenet, Inc, in St. Louis, MO, was selected for Nine Lives Media’s fifth annual MSPmentor 250. The global list identifies the world’s leading managed services provider (MSP) executives, entrepreneurs, experts, coaches and community leaders. The MSPmentor 250 is available now at

This year’s expanded MSPmentor 250 coverage includes Locked In the NOC (Network Operations Center) – a definitive list of MSP hall of famers. Locked in the NOC honorees played a central roll in building the MSP industry.

“I am grateful to have been selected for this outstanding global award,” Heil said. “The entire Throttlenet team has done an excellent job of providing Managed Network Services to hundreds of businesses for the past decade. We are pleased about our past at Throttlenet and even more excited about our future.”

“The fifth-annual MSPmentor 250 expands our tradition of recognizing the world’s top MSP experts,” said Amy Katz, CEO of Nine Lives Media. “If you’re seeking to launch or build a managed services business practice, the MSPmentor 250 is the ultimate Rolodex to get you started.”

The fifth annual MSPmentor 250 report is based on a global survey of MSPmentor site readers conducted from May through July 2012. The MSPmentor editorial staff also weighed in with nominations, based on the team’s daily coverage of the managed services market. The resulting MSPmentor 250 and Locked in the NOC coverage represents MSP experts across business, technology, sales, marketing, community development, coaching and more.

MSPmentor’s readership and editorial staff are uniquely positioned to identify the world’s top MSP experts. MSPmentor is the world’s leading managed services provider blog and community—and the ultimate guide to managed services.

About Throttlenet Throttlenet Inc. offers an array of technology services and products to help business owners achieve their corporate goals. This is accomplished through outsourced Managed Network Services which helps companies improve their technology uptime and IT capabilities while, at the same time, reducing costs. The firm offers custom software development and mobile applications to help companies accelerate their business growth. To learn how to accelerate your IT visit Throttlenet online at or call 866-826-5966.