Thriveon (pronounced Thriv-E-on) is a family owned IT Managed Services Provider located in Minnesota. Our company of business technology professionals has grown because of the success we have experienced in applying our proprietary Information Technology Strategy (ITS™) model to meet the needs of companies to leverage IT for business growth. Our people are experienced in both technology and business, and are committed to providing clients with the best possible IT department service by focusing on the alignment of IT activity and investment with business goals while creating an amazing, hassle free experience.
CompTIA Managed Services Trustmark. We carry the CompTIA Trustmark as an indicator of our adherence to industry best practices and tools, as well as sound business management. This credential indicates our commitment to continuous improvement in operations, and to providing clients with the deliverables and experience that they expect.
To earn the CompTIA Managed Services Trustmark, Thriveon was evaluated on several aspects of our business operations, including organizational structure, technology tools and systems we utilize, standard operating procedures and IT service specific activities. Our company also committed to abiding by a code of conduct and provided customer references.
Thriveon is one of only three managed service providers in Minnesota to receive this certification.
The CompTIA Security Trustmark+ is 3rd party validation that our cybersecurity processes follow industry best practices. The verification process is based on the NIST (National Institute of Standards and Technology) Cybersecurity Framework.
We also offer clients Cybersecurity Awareness Training. The best approach to cybersecurity is multi-layered and educating employees on how to recognize and respond to potential attacks is imperative to a strong cyberdefense.
Our employee’s opinions about work environment, benefits and overall happiness at work earned us a spot for the second time on the 2016 list of 100 Best Places to Work in Minnesota, complied by Minnesota Business Magazine. We know that providing a great place to work for our employees is good for our business and our clients, too. Studies have shown that attitudes about work are directly correlated to motivation and performance. If you ask our employees why they like working here, you will probably hear them talk about our family friendly culture, and opportunity for career advancement.
Our company was founded in 2002 by our CEO, Sam Bloedow. His father, Steve joined the company in 2005 and is the President at Thriveon. Sam’s brother, Jake also joined the company in 2009 and is our Service Manager. Judy Bloedow, wife to Steve and mom to Sam and Jake, works in the Sales department. Having the family on our team has really emphasized the family atmosphere we are so proud of here at Thriveon. Our small town, neighborly roots have helped us to focus on our goal of being the most helpful information and technology firm.
Sam talks with Greater Mankato Growth CEO, Jonathan Zierdt in the video below. You can also read more about Sam Bloedow on our website.