CHARLOTTE and RALEIGH, N.C. (October 8, 2007) – Peak 10, the leading independent data center operator and managed services provider, has been named a finalist in the Top Customer Service Company of the Year category for the 2007 NCTA 21 Awards. Winners will be recognized at the annual awards gala on Thursday, November 15 at the Embassy Suites Hotel in Cary, N.C., presented in conjunction with title sponsor Grant Thornton. The theme for this year’s event is “A Blockbuster Year” and will be attended by more than 400 executives and leaders from across the state.
“Peak 10 is honored to be a finalist for Top Customer Service Company of the Year Award at this year’s NCTA 21 Awards gala,” said Dan Wixon, vice president of service delivery for Peak 10. “Our priority is our customers and we take great pride in providing them with exceptional service and support. Receiving this special recognition reinforces our company’s mission and we will continue to show our dedication and support to our valued customers as we meet and exceed their expectations.”
The NCTA 21 Awards are recognized as North Carolina’s largest and most prestigious awards devoted to promoting and celebrating innovation and high-tech excellence in North Carolina. This annual showcase honors 21 companies and individuals who represent the best and brightest in technology and business and have demonstrated outstanding leadership and innovation. The awards are grouped in five categories: Technology Industry Awards, Stage of Development Awards, Functional Awards, Leadership Awards and Excellence Awards. Each year, NCTA also presents an Outstanding Achievement Award to an individual who has demonstrated a career-long commitment to the advancement of the technology industry in North Carolina.
“The NCTA 21 Awards recognizes companies and individuals in North Carolina for their diligence and innovation in implementing successful business plans, excelling in the marketplace and their contributions to the community,” says Bob Hawkins, 2007 Chairman of the NCTA Board of Directors. “We look forward to this event every year so we can celebrate not only the finalists but all the companies and individuals who actively promote the growth of knowledge-based jobs in North Carolina.”
Peak 10’s data center services improve reliability, increase revenue growth, lower costs, and maximize internal resources for customers while keeping their valuable information technology assets close to the business. The company combines its network of geographically diverse, secure, high-tech data centers and portfolio of managed services with localized engineering and support to serve market-leading companies nationwide. Peak 10 owns and operates eleven data centers in Atlanta, Ga.; Charlotte and Raleigh, N.C.; Tampa and Jacksonville, Fla.; Nashville, Tenn.; Louisville, Ky.; and Richmond, Va.
The North Carolina Technology Association (NCTA) is a not-for-profit membership-driven trade organization and the primary voice of the information technology industry in North Carolina. NCTA is the intersection of leadership and technology, fueling the growth of North Carolina through Executive Engagement, Public Affairs, and a Knowledge Workforce. For more information, visit www.nc-tech.org.
About Peak 10, Inc.
Peak 10 is the leading independent data center operator and managed services provider, delivering scalable, economical and reliable solutions for hosting and managing complex information technology infrastructure. The company combines its eleven data centers and portfolio of managed services with localized engineering and support to serve market-leading companies nationwide including Rivals.com, Global Knowledge, Pergo, Churchill Downs, LendingTree, and the Jacksonville Jaguars. For more information on data center solutions from Peak 10, visit www.peak10.com .