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Press Release -- November 23rd, 2010
Source: Telecity Group
Tags: Expansion

TelecityGroup wins prestigious ‘Grant Thorton Mid-Cap Business of the Year’ Award at 2010 National Business Awards

TelecityGroup, Europe's leading provider of premium network independent data centres, has been named Grant Thornton Mid-Cap Business of Year at the National Business Awards 2010.


The National Business Awards are some of the UK’s most prestigious business accolades recognising organisations that demonstrate excellence, innovation and continued growth.

The judges were particularly impressed with TelecityGroup’s exceptional financial returns, sustained growth, and environmental leadership. During 2010, TelecityGroup has continued a programme of investment in key European markets to increase data centre capacity and meet customer demand. It opened a new state-of-the-art facility in Paris, and announced additional capacity expansion in London and new two new facilities in Manchester.The awards also acknowledged TelecityGroup’s industry-leading approach to maximising data centre energy efficiency, and how it is setting a best practice example for the entire industry.

Scott Barnes, CEO, Grant Thornton UK LLP said: “We are delighted for TelecityGroup. It’s a well-deserved winner of this category, having implemented a bold strategy and increased its market share to become a leading data centre operator in Europe and globally.”

Michael Tobin, CEO of TelecityGroup said: “We are thrilled to win this award as it is recognition for the ongoing hard work and commitment of every single TelecityGroup employee.  It is their effort which has enabled us to deliver significant growth and we look forward to continued growth in the coming years.”

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