EQ Feeds 10 Families with Food For Greater Elgin
Over 1,250 food insecure families visit Food For Greater Elgin each month. Founded in 2011, FFGE is the largest client-choice food pantry in Elgin, South Elgin and East Dundee. FFGE's services include five weekly client-choice food distributions to provide fresh, plentiful, nutritious food that clients select themselves. Through the callaboration with other organizations, FFGE currently provides stability and promotion of independence to more than 6,000 individuals monthly, whom nearly half are children.
With Equilibrium's contribution, 10 families in need with be fed with 10 carts of food!
If you are interested in donating or volunteering please visit Food For a Greater Elgin
EQ Recognized on 2017 CRN Next-Gen 250 List
The Channel Company, has named Equilibrium IT Solutions, Inc. to its 2017 Next-Gen 250 list. The annual list recognizes standout IT solution providers who have successfully transformed their businesses to meet the demands of emerging technologies such as cloud computing, IoT, virtualization, mobility, business analytics and business intelligence. These solution providers, all in business for fewer than 20 years, have adapted to an evolving marketplace with a notable penchant for bringing key technologies to their clients before they become mainstream.
“This group of solution providers is leading the way when it comes to emerging technologies, bravely stepping into the uncharted territory of next-generation IT solutions ahead of their peers,” said Robert Faletra, CEO of The Channel Company. “Our 2017 Next-Gen 250 list is comprised of relatively new companies as well as established ones, all sharing the common thread of successful, trailblazing solutions designed to meet an unprecedented set of customer needs. We congratulate each team on its vision and contribution to the overall advancement of the IT channel.”
A sampling of the Next-Gen 250 list will be featured in the December issue of CRN. The complete list will be available online at www.crn.com/nextgen250.
EQ Volunteers at Local Animal Shelter
For the past year, Equilibrium has been collecting items for donation to Chicago Canine Rescue. The EQ staff has also volunteered their time by walking dogs that currently reside there.
Chicago Canine Rescue was founded in 2001 to help find permanent homes for the most vulnerable dogs in the city. CCR is a NO KILL shelter. They have saved over 3,000 dogs that were to be euthanized.
Please visit the Chicago Canine Rescue website to view available pets for adoption and upcoming volunteer opportunities.
EQ Ranked Among Top 501 Managed Service Providers
Equilibrium IT Solutions, Inc. Ranked Among Top 501 Managed Service Providers by MSPmentor
Equilibrium ranks among the world’s most progressive 501 Managed Service Providers (MSPs), according to MSPmentor’s 10th-annual MSP 501 Worldwide Company Rankings. The top MSP 501 companies ranked this year include organizations from around the world and from diverse technology and business backgrounds. Collectively, they amassed $14.48 billion in total revenue, up more than 15 percent from a year earlier.
The 2017 MSP 501 list is based on data collected by MSPmentor and its partner, Clarity Channel Advisors. The MSP 501 list recognizes top managed service providers based on metrics including recurring revenue, growth and other factors.
EQ Proud to Help Non-For Profit NorthPointe Resources with Furniture Donation
Equilibrium IT Solutions recently donated 14 Herman Miller cubical workstations to help non-for profit NorthPointe Resources furnish their new office location, allowing their staff to continue their important mission of helping service adults and youth with disabilities.
Equilibrium Attends Robert Morris University Career Fair
Equilibrium will be attending the Robert Morris University Career Fair on April 12. We will be specifically looking for Support Specialists, Systems Administers, and Systems Engineers! We are looking to add more superstars to our talented team!
Robert Morris University Illinois’ graduation rate ranks in the TOP 5 among private not-for-profit universities in Illinois!
If you are interested in learning more about a career at Equilibrium IT Solutions, please see our careers page.
Equilibrium Presents at ING Annual Networking Forum
The Imaging Network Group (ING) is holding their annual Networking Forum for 2016 in New Orleans from February 16th to 19th.
EQ Helps Feed 30 Needy Families with 30 Carts of Food
This holiday season, Equilibrium's staff is donating to Food for a Greater Elgin. This organization is based out of Elgin, Illinois and takes an innovative approach to helping those in need. On a monthly basis, 1,200 families get to shop for their own groceries with the contributions they receive. This means 14,400 families benefit from this food pantry annually!
With Equilibrum's contribution, 30 families in need will be fed with 30 carts of food!
If you are interested in donating or volutneering, please check out the website for Food for a Greater Elgin.
Team Salute Update - After the Chicago Marathon
The Chicago Marathon was this past Sunday, October 11, 2015. Equilibrium had 4 employees in the race sponsoring Team Salute, and helped them raise over $140,000 for the team for this event! There are 2 weeks left to donate to Team Salute, and if you would like to do so, please find information on their cause here.
Equilibrium attends Fahrnopulos 3- Club Tournament for Muscular Dystrophy and Alzheimer's
Equilibrium is now a Government Services Administration (GSA) Contract Holder & Veteran Owned Small Business
Equilibrium Inc. is proud to be a Veteran Owned Small Business and a Government Services Administration (GSA) Contract Holder, Contract GS-35F-476CA. This designation will allow Equilibrium to provide IT Technology systems and solutions to various state and federal government agencies across the country.
National Cyber Security Awareness Month Champion
Equilibrium has become a Champion of National Cyber Security Awareness Month (NCSAM) 2015. We will be joining a growing global effort among colleges and universities, businesses, government agencies, associations, nonprofit organizations and individuals to promote online safety awareness.
Asset of Technology Event September 17, 2015 at 11:30am
Microsoft and Equilibrium are partnering up to host an event designed to help your business get the most out of their technology. It will be held on September 17, 2015 at 11:30 am at Harry Caray's in Rosemont. Please see the link below for more information and to register for this event.
Whether you run a big business or a small business, whether you know the ins and outs of computers or you have trouble keeping up with technology changes, Equilibrium can help. With half of our firm dedicated to providing IT project consulting and the other half dedicated to providing IT services, we can help you upgrade the technology in your business and help you keep up your IT maintenance and work on other projects.
Equilibrium Participates in MBBI Golf Outing
On July 15, 2015, Equilibrium IT Solutions participated in MBBI's golf outing at Hawks View golf course in Lake Geneva, WI.
Operation Support our Troops Golf Outing
On June 11, 2015, Equilibrium attended a golfing fundraiser for Operation Support Our Troops at Bolingbrook Golf Club in Bolingbrook IL.
Chicago Blackhawks win the 2015 playoffs!
We congratulate the Chicago Blackhawks on winning the 2015 playoffs and bringing the Stanley Cup back to Chicago!
Good Karma at Equilibrium
Some Good Karma Happening at Equilibrium – Have a Nice Day!
Recently Equilibrium posted some new signage on our building. No not more advertising, we simply posted up a smiley face wishing people passing by our Headquarters that they – “Have a Nice Day!” Kind of a good Karma thing. Our hope is that it puts a smile on some people’s faces passing by EQ’s HQ.
EQ IT M&A Advisory Subject Matter Experts Present at MBBI- May 5th 8:00am
The emerging importance of IT and HR related diligence prior to acquistion, Des Plaines, IL
EQ Sponsors Argo High School Fund Raiser
For the fifth consecutive year, EQ is a proud Hospital Sponsor for Argo High School Scholarship Fund Raiser Event.
EQ Runs the Chicago Marathon