Socius: Providing Clients with the 'Power of Choice' in Deploying Business Solutions

Jeffrey Geisler, CEO
Moving a business forward has become less seamless in the present day.As companies are leveraging internal resources to focus on revenue producing high impact projects, versus mundane administrative work, improving access for employees has also become a key business challenge.

Reducing costs associated with support and maintenance of on-premise systems is driving companies to contemplate cloud deployment models. In spite of the benefits of the cloud, companies have a hard time keeping up with the accelerated rate of change in the cloud market space. Importantly, analyzing the perils and pitfalls that come along with cloud deployments can be a tedious taskif considerations aren’t made with regards to upgrading and customizing applications that are deployed on-premises.

Alleviating some of these challenges, Dublin, Ohio based Socius provides small and medium businesses a well rounded choice of solutions to help grow and transform their businesses. Through its innovative technology, the firm has gained a far reach, and has helped many companies enhance their productivity and drive collaboration across their entire business over the last 30 years. Founded in the year 1984, Socius provides business solutions such as Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP), along with customer relationship management (CRM), business intelligence (BI), and integration expertise delivered through a variety of on-premise and cloud deployment environments.

Helping Clients Integrate their IT and Business Strategies

“Whether it’s a hybrid cloud, private or a public cloud, we give clients the power of choice as to how to deploy their business solutions so they can take advantage of the benefits deployment options bring. ”, says Jeffrey Geisler, CEO, Socius. With deep knowledge and experience with foundation software (ERP, Accounting, and CRM) coupled with the knowledge of hosted environments; Socius has positioned itself as a secure technology partner for companies considering a move towards cloud.
Along with ERP, CRM and other business solutions, the firm also offers process consulting, management consulting and CIO services. Through these services, companies can define their IT strategies and then integrate those to their business strategies thus securing a profound growth in their business ventures across various fields. The vastly experienced staff at Socius have been the stalwarts in devising such a methodology. With over 1500 active clients across 30 locations in the US, they are on a continuous mission to transform the business growth of their clients.

Socius provides companies with a selection of cloud deployment models and solutions for a variety of different software solutions. The firm’s ERP solutions include Microsoft Dynamics AX, Microsoft Dynamics NAV, Microsoft Dynamics GP, Microsoft Dynamics SL, Sage, SYSPRO and its CRM solutions comprises of Microsoft Dynamics CRM, Saleslogix, and Sage CRMsolutions. The firm has a significant depth of experience in the Distribution, Manufacturing, Professional Services, Healthcare and Human Services industries.

Battling Adversaries and Finding Potential Growth

The firm has observed an accelerating growth rate of about 15 percent in the past 5 years, and clocking a 19 percent growth last year, Socius is all set for a continual rise over the next 6 years through mergers and acquisitions and the expansion of their Master VAR program, which provides value added services and support for smaller Microsoft software and service partners. According to Jeffrey, the program is focused on helping businesses with sales, marketing and delivery as service across their different offerings.

With new technologies and offerings undergoing a constant change in the cloud market space, Socius continues to provide clients with the power of choice in deployment models for technology whether on- premise, hosted, hybrid or Azure. It is perfectly poised to help companies translate those changes to their business strategy by formulating flexible and agile solutions to help clients truly transform and fuel business growth.


Dublin, OH

Jeffrey Geisler, CEO

A provider of business consulting solutions that include software solutions and services in ERP, CRM and Business intelligence and cloud technologies