PeakColo Named to CRN’s Inaugural Next-Gen 250 List

Contacts:Scott Regan, Senior Marketing Manager

Everything Channel
508.416.1186
scott.regan@ec.ubm.com

John Palley, COO

PeakColo
303.532.4734
sales@peakcolo.com

PeakColo Named to CRN’s Inaugural Next-Gen 250 List

Ranking Highlights the Up and Coming VARS in North America

Denver, Colorado, August 22, 2011  PeakColo, a leading provider of Infrastructure-as-a-Service (IaaS) and public, private and hybrid Cloud Solutions, today announced Everything Channel has named the company to the first ever 2011 CRN Next-Gen 250 list.  The CRN Next-Gen 250 is an annual listing of innovative and nimble business and technology integrators, solution providers, and resellers in North America offering solutions and services in cloud computing, mobility, unified communications, virtualization and other emerging technologies.

The CRN Next-Generation 250 list is comprised of the most exciting new solution provider organizations (founded 2000-2011) bringing new and emerging implementation ideas and business models to the market.  PeakColo’s model of Total Flexibility has proven to be an innovative, creative and viable way of delivering enterprise-class IaaS and Cloud Solutions to systems integrators and end-users alike

Luke Norris, Founder and CEO of PeakColo, says that “the Next-Gen 250 recognition from CRN is highly valued.  Being recognized by such an esteemed source as CRN means the world to us and further validates who we are, what we do and how we go about doing it”.

“In today’s competitive environment solution providers have to do more than just talk about innovation. The ability to quickly implement new processes, models and technologies is what drives margins and the bottom line,” said Kelley Damore, VP, Editorial Director, Everything Channel. “The CRN Next-gen 250 highlights the most interesting new solution providers who are demonstrating such innovation and uncovers the new techniques and technologies that are driving their success.”

PeakColo

Established in 2006, PeakColo (www.peakcolo.com) began and continues its focus on the Infrastructure-as-a-Service slice of cloud computing delivering public, private, Hybrid, DR, and custom solutions. As a SAS70 Type II company, PeakColo focuses on consistently sound operational procedures pushed down from its seasoned management team of industry experts. Headquartered in the Denver metropolitan area, PeakColo is privately owned and well-capitalized. This structure has allowed PeakColo to always expand and deploy solutions consistently and in accordance with the highest standards in the IT arena.

Everything Channel

Everything Channel is the premier provider of IT channel-focused events, media, research, consulting, and sales and marketing services. With over 30 years of experience and engagement, Everything Channel has the unmatched channel expertise to execute integrated solutions for technology executives managing partner recruitment, enablement and go-to-market strategy in order to accelerate technology sales. Everything Channel is a UBM company. To learn more about Everything Channel, visit us at http://www.everythingchannel.com. Follow us on Twitter at http://twitter.com/everythingchnl.

UBM plc (www.ubm.com)

UBM plc is a leading global business media company. We inform markets and bring the world’s buyers and sellers together at events, online, in print and provide them with the information they need to do business successfully. We focus on serving professional commercial communities, from doctors to game developers, from journalists to jewelry traders, from farmers to pharmacists around the world. Our 6,000 staff in more than 30 countries are organized into specialist teams that serve these communities, helping them to do business and their markets to work effectively and efficiently.