CyrusOne recognized for marketing campaign of the year at the 12th annual ABA Stevie Awards ceremony.
Dallas, TX (September 16, 2014) – Global data center services provider CyrusOne (:CONE, news) is pleased to announce that it has received the gold Stevie Award. CyrusOne was recognized in the Internet/Telecom category for marketing campaign of the year at the American Business Awards (ABA) new product and tech awards ceremony in San Francisco on Friday, Sept. 12.
“We are extremely honored to receive this award,” said Gary Wojtaszek, president and CEO, CyrusOne. “Our employees strive to innovate at every level of the company from delivering exceptional customer service to launching industry-leading products, like our National Internet Exchange, to building a world-class brand behind stellar marketing programs.”
CyrusOne is being recognized for its integrated marketing campaign targeted at a senior-level information technology (IT) audience to drive both visibility and leads. The integrated effort, which included custom Web content, targeted pay per click (PPC), search engine optimization (SEO), email campaigns, social media, and public relations activities, resulted in substantially more leads from qualified enterprise-level IT professionals.
“Winning a Stevie Award validates our efforts and is a reflection of the hard work and dedication of all CyrusOne employees, the marketing team, and our partner agencies KEO Marketing and gyro PR. We look to continue to build on this success with future programs that continue to engage potential customers and drive our business forward,” said Scott Brueggeman, chief marketing officer, CyrusOne.
More than 3,300 nominations from organizations of all sizes and in virtually every industry were submitted this year for consideration in a wide range of categories. More than 150 business professionals across the nation selected the finalists during preliminary judging in April and May.
Honoring organizations of all types and sizes and the people behind them since 2002, the Stevie Awards recognize outstanding performances in the workplace worldwide. Its mission is to raise the profile of exemplary organizations and individuals among the press, the business community, and the general public. For more information, visit http://www.stevieawards.com.
Delivering Best-in-Class Enterprise Facilities, Connectivity, and Open-IX Certification
CyrusOne specializes in highly reliable enterprise data center services and colocation solutions, and engineers its facilities to include the power-density infrastructure required to deliver excellent availability, including an available highest possible power redundancy (2N) architecture.
Customers have access to the CyrusOne National IX, which marries low-cost robust connectivity with the massively scaled data centers that the company is known for, by creating the first-ever data center platform that virtually links more than a dozen of CyrusOne’s enterprise facilities and third-party locations in multiple metropolitan markets.
The CyrusOne National IX, coupled with the company’s multiple dispersed locations and available 100 percent uptime, enables Fortune 1000 enterprises to implement cost-effective, multi-location data center platforms that can help manage their internal disaster recovery requirements and applicable regulatory or industry-specific requirements such as Sarbanes Oxley, HIPAA, and PCI.
CyrusOne was also recently the first to receive multi-site data center certification from the Open-IX (OIX) Association. The OIX Association has a mandate to promote resilient interconnection in hub cities to facilitate a more resilient Internet.
With 25 carrier-neutral data center facilities across the United States, Europe, and Asia, CyrusOne provides customers with the flexibility and scale to match their specific growth needs. The company is renowned for exceptional service and for building enduring customer relationships and high customer satisfaction levels. CyrusOne’s more than 645 customers include nine of the Fortune 20 companies and more than 135 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 645 customers, including nine of the Fortune 20 and more than 135 of the Fortune 1000 or equivalent-sized 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 National IX platform provides robust connectivity options to drive revenue, reduce expenses, and improve service quality for enterprises, content, and telecommunications companies. CyrusOne is committed to full transparency in communication, management, and service delivery throughout its 25 data centers worldwide.
About KEO Marketing
KEO Marketing Inc., a leading B2B marketing agency based in Phoenix, Ariz., develops and implements strategies to help clients increase leads and sales. The company’s solutions include marketing strategy, brand positioning and messaging, search engine marketing and optimization, website development, social media, online advertising, local and mobile marketing, and more. Some of the world’s largest brands have depended on KEO Marketing for marketing programs that deliver tangible and substantial results. For more information, visit http://www.keomarketing.com.
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