Telx Recognized by Leading Enterprise Magazine for Outstanding Innovation and Strong Performance in 2011
New York, NY (June 23, 2011) – Telx®, a leading interconnection and data center provider in strategic North American markets, today announced that the company is a winner of Red Herring’s Top 100 North America award, a prestigious list honoring 2011’s most promising private technology ventures from the North American business region. The Red Herring editorial team selected the 2011 Top 100 North America in a special awards ceremony in Hollywood, Calif. on June 15. As a Top 100 winner, Telx is part of an elite group of 100 companies selected by Red Herring as the year’s most innovative companies from a pool of hundreds from across North America. The Top 100 are evaluated on both quantitative and qualitative criteria, such as financial performance, technology innovation, quality of management, execution of strategy, and integration into their respective industries.
“Choosing the companies with the strongest potential was by no means a small feat,” said Alex Vieux, publisher and CEO of Red Herring. “After rigorous contemplation and discussion, we narrowed our list down from hundreds of candidates from across North America to the Top 100 Winners. We believe Telx embodies the vision, drive and innovation that define a successful entrepreneurial venture. Telx should be proud of its accomplishment, as the competition was very strong.”
Red Herring’s Top 100 North America list has become a mark of distinction for identifying promising new companies and entrepreneurs. Red Herring editors were among the first to recognize that companies such as Facebook, Twitter, Google, Yahoo, Skype, Salesforce.com, YouTube, and eBay would change the way we live and work.
“As our recently-launched cloudXchange community and Cloud Connection Centers demonstrate, Telx is committed to innovation and excellence,” said Eric Shepcaro, CEO of Telx. “We are proud to be part of this prestigious list of strong companies, and remain focused on the creation of high value communities of interest that help our data center colocation customers grow and enter new markets.”
Telx is a leading provider of interconnection and data center services in strategic, high demand North American markets. With 15 premier facilities, Telx increases speed to market and reduces connectivity costs by providing direct connections to the industry’s highest performance networks and access to 900+ customers, including leading telecommunications carriers, ISPs, cloud providers, content providers and enterprises. Telx is a privately held company headquartered in New York City with four facilities in the New York Metro area, two facilities in Chicago, two facilities in Dallas, three facilities in California, (Los Angeles, San Francisco, and Santa Clara) and facilities in Atlanta, Miami, Phoenix and Charlotte, N.C. For more information about Telx, visit www.telx.com. Become a fan of Telx on Facebook at http://www.facebook.com/telxgroup.