Globix Appoints New General Counsel

Apr 04, 2001, 01:00 ET from Globix Corporation

    NEW YORK, April 4 /PRNewswire/ -- Globix Corporation (Nasdaq:   GBIX) today
 announced that William A. Austin joined its executive management team as
 General Counsel in charge of the Globix international legal team.
     A corporate attorney with 24 years of experience, Mr. Austin previously
 served as General Counsel for the Americas at ING Barings for 10 years. There
 he helped convert the American arm of the Amsterdam-based bank into an
 investment bank and handled financing work, underwriting, compliance
 functions, litigation management and the like.
     Formerly, Mr. Austin had been Associate General Counsel for eight years at
 The Chase Manhattan Bank, where he specialized in commercial lending. Before
 that, he worked for Hertzog, Calamari & Gleason as an associate attorney
 dealing with civil litigation and corporate matters.
     "Globix faces exciting growth prospects with the expansion of its network
 and the construction of new data centers. I look forward to helping move the
 company forward along its path of providing a broad range of integrated
 infrastructure-based services that increasingly have been winning recognition
 and business from larger enterprise clients," Mr. Austin said.
     "Bill brings to the table broad experience in commercial law, as well as a
 deep understanding of international transactions. We are excited that he has
 joined the Globix team," said Marc H. Bell, Globix Chairman and CEO.
     Mr. Austin has a law degree from Fordham Law School and a bachelor's
 degree in economics from Cornell University.
 
     About Globix
     Globix is a leading provider of advanced Internet hosting, network and
 applications solutions for business. Globix delivers services via its secure
 state-of-the-art Internet Data Centers, its high-performance global backbone
 and content delivery network, and its world-class technical support
 professionals. Globix provides businesses with cutting-edge Internet resources
 and the ability to deploy, manage and scale mission-critical Internet
 operations for optimum performance and cost efficiency.
 
     This press release contains forward-looking statements relating to the
 Company's or management's intentions, beliefs, expectations or predictions for
 the future. Such forward-looking statements are subject to a number of risks,
 assumptions and uncertainties that could cause the Company's actual results to
 differ materially from those projected in the forward-looking statements.
 These risks, assumptions and uncertainties include the ability to finance the
 operations and complete the planned expansion of facilities and network; the
 Company's reliance on the growth of the Internet and e-commerce; its success
 against competitors with significantly greater resources; and other risks
 listed under the heading of Risk Factors in the Company's filings with the
 Securities and Exchange Commission.
 
 

SOURCE Globix Corporation
    NEW YORK, April 4 /PRNewswire/ -- Globix Corporation (Nasdaq:   GBIX) today
 announced that William A. Austin joined its executive management team as
 General Counsel in charge of the Globix international legal team.
     A corporate attorney with 24 years of experience, Mr. Austin previously
 served as General Counsel for the Americas at ING Barings for 10 years. There
 he helped convert the American arm of the Amsterdam-based bank into an
 investment bank and handled financing work, underwriting, compliance
 functions, litigation management and the like.
     Formerly, Mr. Austin had been Associate General Counsel for eight years at
 The Chase Manhattan Bank, where he specialized in commercial lending. Before
 that, he worked for Hertzog, Calamari & Gleason as an associate attorney
 dealing with civil litigation and corporate matters.
     "Globix faces exciting growth prospects with the expansion of its network
 and the construction of new data centers. I look forward to helping move the
 company forward along its path of providing a broad range of integrated
 infrastructure-based services that increasingly have been winning recognition
 and business from larger enterprise clients," Mr. Austin said.
     "Bill brings to the table broad experience in commercial law, as well as a
 deep understanding of international transactions. We are excited that he has
 joined the Globix team," said Marc H. Bell, Globix Chairman and CEO.
     Mr. Austin has a law degree from Fordham Law School and a bachelor's
 degree in economics from Cornell University.
 
     About Globix
     Globix is a leading provider of advanced Internet hosting, network and
 applications solutions for business. Globix delivers services via its secure
 state-of-the-art Internet Data Centers, its high-performance global backbone
 and content delivery network, and its world-class technical support
 professionals. Globix provides businesses with cutting-edge Internet resources
 and the ability to deploy, manage and scale mission-critical Internet
 operations for optimum performance and cost efficiency.
 
     This press release contains forward-looking statements relating to the
 Company's or management's intentions, beliefs, expectations or predictions for
 the future. Such forward-looking statements are subject to a number of risks,
 assumptions and uncertainties that could cause the Company's actual results to
 differ materially from those projected in the forward-looking statements.
 These risks, assumptions and uncertainties include the ability to finance the
 operations and complete the planned expansion of facilities and network; the
 Company's reliance on the growth of the Internet and e-commerce; its success
 against competitors with significantly greater resources; and other risks
 listed under the heading of Risk Factors in the Company's filings with the
 Securities and Exchange Commission.
 
 SOURCE  Globix Corporation