FORTRUST Named a Colorado Companies to Watch Winner

DENVER, June 20, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- FORTRUST, a leading data center and colocation services provider based in Denver, announced today that it has been named a Colorado Company to Watch, acknowledging the company’s drive, excellence and influence as a growing business in the state. Colorado Companies to Watch honors second stage companies that develop valuable products and services, create quality jobs, enrich communities, and create new industries throughout Colorado.

“We are honored to be named a Colorado Companies to Watch winner,” says Robert McClary, Executive Vice President and General Manager. “FORTRUST has been growing steadily over the past several years and has earned a reputation for excellence in reliability and customer satisfaction both locally and nationally in the data center industry. This is a result of our commitment to operational excellence and the efforts of our dedicated team. We look forward to continuing to serve the Colorado business community.”

“We are pleased to recognize FORTRUST for their outstanding contribution in fueling the economic fire of Colorado. Thank you FORTRUST,” says Sean Nohavec, Colorado Companies to Watch Board Chairman.

Colorado Companies to Watch works to recognize the driving economic forces in the state by focusing not merely on growth, but on the true impact and influence of an organization. By focusing on second stage companies across the state, the program offers distinct insight into the state’s economic landscape and recognizes organizations often overlooked for the critical impact they have in their industries, communities and regions, as well as our state as a whole.

FORTRUST is one of the most progressive high-availability data center services providers in North America, serving clients across the globe who depend on colocation services for the critical lifeline of their business. FORTRUST was awarded a Tier III Gold Certification of Operational Sustainability and a Tier III Certification of Constructed Facility by Uptime Institute. FORTRUST Denver is the largest colocation data center in the region. FORTRUST offers agile, reliable, sustainable and secure raised floor and modular data center capacity for any-size enterprise supported by optimal power infrastructure and connectivity to safeguard mission-critical business services.

About Colorado Companies to Watch
Colorado Companies to Watch, presented by CapitalValue Advisors, is an awards program honoring 2nd-stage companies headquartered in the state of Colorado. The 350 companies that have been honored since the program’s inception demonstrate high performance in the marketplace or exhibit innovative products or processes. The program is designed to seek businesses from a wide range of industries throughout the state, not just the major metropolitan areas. The 50 companies selected each year make an astounding impact on Colorado's economy by collectively providing thousands of jobs and contributing millions of dollars in revenue. The Colorado Office of Economic Development and International Trade (OEDIT) launched the program in 2009 in conjunction with the Edward Lowe Foundation and valuable community partners from across Colorado. For more information on Colorado Companies to Watch, visit, and Twitter @ColoradoCTW.

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