Astria Solutions Group Awarded Best Places to Work for 2016 by Albany Business Review

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Best Places to Work 2016 award

Subsidiaries DocStar and CPI among Best Places to Work for the third time

Schenectady, NY (November 8, 2016) – Schenectady-based technology company, Astria Solutions Group, LLC has been named one of 36 Best Places to Work for 2016 by the Albany Business Review for the third time.

Astria Solutions Group is the parent company to DocStar, an award-winning enterprise content management solutions provider, and CPI, a Managed IT Service Provider with a focus on network and data center integration within the healthcare, dental practice, financial services and K-12 markets.

“We are honored to be named in Best Places to Work for the third time,” said Astria president and CEO Thomas Franceski. “We work day in and day out to empower our customers with the tools they need to be more effective and productive in their jobs. We believe that creating a work environment where our team members also feel empowered with flexible work environment, competitive pay, unique benefits and career growth is the key to providing fantastic experiences to our customers.”

Best Places to Work highlights companies that go above and beyond to make their company a great place to work. The anonymous survey is collected from employees by Quantum Workplace and includes questions on company mission, culture, accountability and loyalty, as well as company benefits and management style.

The Albany Business Review will honor the winners at a December 2 lunch event at the Hilton Garden Inn in Troy, NY. At the event, winners will highlight the practices in place that provide a work environment that makes them the best in the region.

About Astria Solutions Group, LLC
Formed in June 2007 by principals Tom Franceski, Greg Laird and Jeff Frankel, Astria Solutions Group is the parent company of DocStar, a leader in document management software, and CPI (Computer Professionals International), a full-service information technology solutions provider.

Founded in 1996, DocStar is an award-winning developer of document management software, enterprise content management and automated accounts payable solutions. Available either on-premises or as a cloud hosted service, DocStar allows organizations, of any size, to gain control over documents, improve records retention and increase operational efficiency.

Supported by a highly responsive team, more than 8,000 organizations in North America trust DocStar to increase productivity, reduce cost through process automation and reduce transaction cycle times. Learn more about DocStar’s corporate vision.

DocStar was named in the 2015 Inc. 5000, an exclusive ranking of the nation’s fastest-growing private companies, awarded Top Workplace by the Times Union in 2016, Best Places to Work by the Albany Business Review in 20132014 and 2016Best Channel Vendor in the ECM Software category for 4 consecutive years by Business Solutions magazine, and twice awarded a ‘5-Star Rating’ in CRN’s Partner Program.

For additional information on our company or products, visit the DocStar website and find DocStar on LinkedIn and Twitter.

Founded in 1981, CPI is a Microsoft Gold Partner, Cisco Certified Partner, and a Citrix Partner that focuses on network integration, systems security, data storage and server-based computing.  The organization has a reputation for strong engineering talent who have helped the firm gain a leadership position among state and local governments, schools, financial firms and manufacturers. For more information, please visit and find CPI on LinkedIn.