Nexum, Inc. Recognized on 2017 CRN Next-Gen 250 List

Nexum®, a leader in networking and cybersecurity solutions, announced today that CRN®, a brand of The Channel Company, has named Nexum 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.

Nexum is a cybersecurity and networking company that builds and secures global networks for organizations across multiple verticals around the world. In addition to its Chicago headquarters, Nexum has sales, training and support presence in Kentucky, Michigan, New Hampshire, New York, Ohio, Wisconsin, and Indiana as well as the Security and Network Operations Command Centers (SNOCC) in New Mexico and Illinois.

“Since our founding, Nexum has focused on identifying and representing best-of-breed and leading-edge security products. Nexum identifies best-of-breed products and provides the engineering expertise to help our clients successfully and securely embrace and adopt new technologies, from cloud services to the Internet of Things (IoT), so they can stay ahead of the pack while safely enjoying the benefits,” said David Lesser, Founder and CEO of Nexum.28

“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