AUSTIN, Texas, Nov. 8, 2018 /PRNewswire/ — Catapult, a leading digital solutions and services firm, announced today that CRN®, a brand of The Channel Company, has named it to its 2018 Next-Gen 250 list. The annual list identifies IT solution providers who have embraced emerging technologies and are setting the pace for the rest of the channel in their adoption. Those on the list have been able to meet their customers’ ever-changing IT needs in leading-edge technologies such as cloud computing, IoT, virtualization, mobility, business analytics and business intelligence.

Catapult has become one of the most well-known, award-winning solution providers. Having transformed from a traditional IT integrator to a cloud-first services provider, Catapult provides a broad range of expertise across the Microsoft stack. Its presence includes offices in Austin, Dallas, Denver, Houston, Mexico City, Phoenix, San Antonio, and Tampa, with resources in China, Malaysia, India, and Western Europe.

“We are honored to have made this year’s CRN Next-Gen 250 List,” said David Fuess, CEO of Catapult Systems. “With our Solutions as a Service approach, Catapult is pairing Microsoft technology expertise and our own intellectual property into subscription-based pricing. It is our hope that this model will support our customers’ efforts to innovate and evolve.”

“These innovative solution providers have adapted to a rapidly-evolving marketplace and learned to leverage new technology as a competitive advantage,” said Bob Skelley, CEO of The Channel Company. “Our 2018 Next-Gen 250 list is comprised of forward-thinking companies who deliver solutions designed to meet an unprecedented set of customer needs. We congratulate each team on its vision and influence in the overall progression of the IT channel.”

The Next-Gen 250 list will be featured in the December issue of CRN. The complete list will be available online at