CINCINNATI, Ohio. (March 31, 2008) – Peak 10, the leading independent data center operator and managed services provider, has been recognized as a growth company according to the 2007 Growth Report, published at the Cincinnati USA Partnership’s Annual Meeting and Growth Awards Celebration, which was hosted Tuesday, March 25.
Peak 10, which is building a state-of-the-art data center in the Cincinnati region later this year, was recognized for its contributions to the area and qualified as a growth company based on criteria measuring investment, square footage and new and retained jobs.
“Peak 10 is honored to be recognized for its growth and economic investment in the Cincinnati region,” said Ernest Leffler, vice president and general manager for Peak 10 Cincinnati. “Cincinnati has an outstanding and thriving business community – one of the factors that drew Peak 10 to this region. Because of our disciplined business model of continually investing into our existing markets, we are very excited about our upcoming growth plans in Cincinnati.”
The Cincinnati USA Partnership annually honors growing businesses that have strengthened the regional economy at its Annual Meeting and Growth Awards luncheon, acknowledging new and existing business expansions that invested in the 3-state, 15-county region known as Cincinnati USA.
“Peak 10 is a trusted leader in the IT industry, and we are glad to have them in Cincinnati,” said Doug Moormann, vice president for Economic Development for the Cincinnati USA Regional Chamber. “The investment that Peak 10 and many other area companies are making in Cincinnati USA helps us promote the growing vitality of our region.”
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 secure network, 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 12 data centers in nine key markets that include Cincinnati, Ohio; Atlanta, Ga.; Raleigh and Charlotte, N.C.; Tampa and Jacksonville, Fla.; Nashville, Tenn.; Louisville, Ky.; and Richmond, Va.
About The Cincinnati USA Partnership
The Cincinnati USA Partnership is the regional economic development initiative directed by the Cincinnati USA Regional Chamber. The Partnership is responsible for attracting and retaining business and investment in the 3-state, 15-county region known as Cincinnati USA. Support for the Partnership’s efforts comes from nearly 200 companies, public economic development organizations and over 1,000 Chamber members. For more information, visit www.cincinnatiusa.org.
About Peak 10, Inc.
Peak 10 is the leading independent data center operator and managed services provider in the eastern United States, delivering scalable, economical and reliable solutions for hosting and managing complex information technology infrastructure. The company combines its 12 data centers and portfolio of managed services with localized engineering and support to serve market-leading companies including LendingTree, Rivals.com, Global Knowledge, Pergo, Churchill Downs, The Fresh Market and the Jacksonville Jaguars. Peak 10 is SAS 70 Type II compliant and helps companies meet the requirements of various regulatory compliance acts such as Sarbanes-Oxley (SOX), HIPAA, PCI and Gramm-Leach-Bliley (GLBA). For more information on data center solutions from Peak 10, visit www.peak10.com.