Data Center Leader Vies for Professional Services Company of the Year
TAMPA, Fla. (October 17, 2007) – Peak 10, the leading independent data center operator and managed services provider, has been named a finalist in the Professional Services Company of the Year category for Tampa Bay Technology Forum’s 4th Annual Industry Achievement Awards. Peak 10 Tampa combines its portfolio of managed services with localized engineering and support to deliver the highest standard of infrastructure, security and performance to market-leading companies nationwide.
“Peak 10 is honored to be named a finalist at this year’s Industry Achievement Awards Gala,” said Debra Curtiss, vice president and general manager of Peak 10 Tampa. “We take great pride in our unparalleled customer service philosophy. Our customers entrust us with their mission-critical systems – and we take that seriously.”
Peak 10’s world-class Tampa data center is staffed by skilled engineers and support personnel to ensure the security, integrity and availability of its customers’ technology infrastructure 24x7x365. Peak 10 Tampa’s reputation for outstanding, personal, customer service, technical competence, and extreme reliability in crisis situations such as hurricanes has helped the organization grow dramatically over the past six years. Peak 10 Tampa especially takes pride in its unmatched service philosophy. Its customers enjoy the accessibility of a local provider and the security of a geographically diverse organization; the personal relationship of a small company and the resources of a large organization; the expertise and performance of a national player and the trust and attention of a local partner.
“The quality and diversity of the firms and individuals nominated for this year’s Industry Achievement Awards was outstanding,” said Amy Norman, president and chief executive officer of TBTF. “The finalists selected are excellent examples of the wealth of innovation, talent, and community involvement present in Tampa Bay’s technology industry.”
The gala, which celebrates the excellence and leadership of technology companies and individuals in the Bay area, will be presented at the black tie Industry Achievement Awards Gala beginning at 6:00 p.m. on November 8, 2007 at the A la Carte Event Pavilion in Tampa. More than 400 professionals are expected to gather to honor the achievements of companies and individuals who have truly impacted the growth of business and innovation in the Tampa Bay community. The 4th Annual Industry Achievement Awards Gala is sponsored by the Florida High Tech Corridor Council, Judge, Advizex Technololgies, Bright House Networks, CA, FusionStorm, KPMG, Nielsen, Persystent Technologies, Protiviti, Numara Software and Tampa Bay CEO Magazine.
About the Tampa Bay Technology Forum
Founded in 2000, the Tampa Bay Technology Forum (TBTF) is a professional association whose members work together to make the Bay area a place where technology and innovation thrive. TBTF’s 400+ member organizations represent more than 45,000 employees including technology entrepreneurs, business and community leaders, investors, government representatives, researchers and educators. For more information, visit www.tbtf.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. Peak 10 owns and operates eleven data centers in Tampa and Jacksonville, Fla.; Atlanta, Ga.; Charlotte and Raleigh, N.C.; Nashville, Tenn.; Louisville, Ky.; and Richmond, Va. The company its 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.