LOUISVILLE, Colo. – May 31, 2012 – Zayo Group announces its inclusion on the 2012 Boulder County Business Report’s (BCBR) Mercury 100 list. This list recognizes the fastest-growing companies in the Boulder and Broomfield, Colorado counties, and ranks them based on percent revenue growth from the previous two years, 2009 to 2011.
BCBR compiles two lists, one composed of the top 50 companies reporting annual revenue of less than $2 million and one of the top 50 companies reporting annual revenue more than $2 million. Zayo garnered the 6th spot on the list of companies reporting annual revenue of more than $2 million with 129% growth over the last two fiscal years – from $125M in 2009 to $287M in 2011.
Members of these top 100 companies were honored at an annual awards event that took place on May 24. Zayo CEO Dan Caruso was in attendance along with several other Zayo employees.
Zayo recently reported its financial results for the quarter ending March 31, 2012 which included annualized revenue of $420M following its recent acquisition of 360Networks. Zayo announced its acquisition of AboveNet on March 19th, 2012 who reported annualized revenue during the quarter ended March 31, 2012 of $511M. The acquisition is anticipated to close mid-2012 and will more than double Zayo’s total revenue base.
For more information on Zayo, visit www.zayo.com.
About Zayo Group
Based in Louisville, Colo., privately owned Zayo Group (www.zayo.com) is a national provider of fiber-based Bandwidth Infrastructureand network-neutral colocation and interconnection services. Zayo serves wireline and wireless carriers, data centers, Internet content and services companies, high bandwidth enterprises as well as federal, state and local government agencies. Zayo provides these services over regional, metro and fiber-to-the-tower networks. Zayo’s network assets include approximately 46,000 route miles, covering 42 states plus Washington, D.C. Additionally, Zayo has approximately 5,400 buildings on-net, 340 Points-of-Presence (POPs), 2,400 cell towers on-net, and over 94,000 billable square feet of colocation space. In March 2012, Zayo announced its intent to acquire AboveNet, a leading provider of high bandwidth connectivity solutions. Zayo was recently named one of the Denver-area’s Fastest Growing Private Companies by the Denver Business Journal.
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