Kim Sheehy receives CFO of the Year award; Amanda Justice honored in IT Executive of the Year awards
Dallas, TX (October 28, 2013) – Global colocation solutions provider CyrusOne (:CONE, news) is pleased to recognize the accomplishments of two of its executives. Kim Sheehy, chief financial and administrative officer, received the Judges’ Pick award in the Dallas Business Journal’s 2013 CFO of the Year award program. Amanda Justice, economic and business development executive, was honored with the Austin Technology Community Leadership award in the 16th Annual IT Executive of the Year awards presented by InnoTech Austin.
“We’re very excited to see Kim and Amanda recognized by the business, technology and philanthropic community for their outstanding leadership and expertise,” said Gary Wojtaszek , president and chief executive officer of CyrusOne. “One of our goals is to have a strong and vibrant workplace, where employees not only understand our vision, mission, and values, but also know how their work contributes to our collective success within the communities we serve. Kim and Amanda are just two of the exceptional employees we have here at CyrusOne.”
Sheehy joined CyrusOne in 2011 and is responsible for the groups that play a critical role in the short- and long-term financial health of the organization, including finance, accounting, tax, human resources, internal audit, treasury, risk management, and investor relations. Prior to CyrusOne, Sheehy served in various financial management positions at Cincinnati Bell, including treasurer and vice president of investor relations, vice president of finance, and managing director of corporate tax.
Justice is an experienced data center solutions executive who joined CyrusOne in 2012 after serving in customer-facing roles with increasing responsibility at EMC, Capgemini, and Trilogy. She works closely with existing and potential CyrusOne customers to gain a clear understanding of their IT challenges in order to help architect the best possible solution to their challenges. Justice is well known in the central Texas technology community and serves on a number of boards including InnoTech, Association of Women in Technology of Austin and the Austin Planetarium.
Delivering Best-in-Class Enterprise Facilities and Robust Connectivity
CyrusOne specializes in highly reliable enterprise data center colocation solutions and engineers its facilities with the highest power redundancy (2N architecture) and the power-density infrastructure required to deliver excellent availability.
Customers also have access to the CyrusOne National Internet Exchange (National IX), which marries low-cost robust connectivity with the massively scaled data centers that CyrusOne is known for by creating the first-ever data center platform that virtually links a dozen of CyrusOne’s enterprise facilities in five metropolitan markets (Dallas, Houston, Austin, San Antonio, and Phoenix). As a result, CyrusOne customers have an opportunity to go beyond the benefits of a single data center and efficiently architect a data center platform for their production or disaster recovery solution using multiple data centers connected by powerful, low-cost carrier-grade connectivity. This approach represents a true paradigm shift in the way companies are managing the creation, access, and sharing of their data.
Moreover, the CyrusOne National IX provides customers with the opportunity to drive additional revenue by improving their immediately addressable market, to reduce expenses with a lower-cost option for point-to-point connectivity between data centers, and to improve service quality through higher levels of resiliency.
The company is renowned for exceptional service and for building enduring customer relationships and high customer satisfaction levels. Customers include nine of the Fortune 20 companies and more than 100 of the Fortune 1000.
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CyrusOne (NASDAQ: CONE) specializes in highly reliable enterprise-class, carrier-neutral data center properties. The company provides mission-critical data center facilities that protect and ensure the continued operation of IT infrastructure for more than 550 customers, including nine of the Fortune 20 and more than 100 of the Fortune 1000 companies.
CyrusOne’s data center offerings provide the flexibility, reliability, and security that enterprise customers require and are delivered through a tailored, customer service-focused platform designed to foster long-term relationships. CyrusOne’s Internet interconnection platform provides robust connectivity options for enterprises, content, and telecommunications companies. CyrusOne is committed to full transparency in communication, management, and service delivery throughout its 25 data centers worldwide.
|Mindy Miller or Lisa McLaughlin
gyro for CyrusOne
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