PITTSBURGH, June 7, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- pair Networks, Inc. and Carbon Free Girl, Leilani Munter, announced today they have joined forces in an effort to amplify their shared message of environmental stewardship. As part of the partnership, pair Networks will be the exclusive Web host of Leilani Munter's Web sites, http://www.leilanimunter.com and http://www.carbonfreegirl.com.
"This partnership with Leilani is a natural one given our collective commitment to the environment," said Tim Gaichas, executive vice president of business development, pair Networks, http://www.pair.com. "We are proud to host her Web sites and leverage our expertise in the Web hosting space to help spread her powerful environmental messages to fans and audiences throughout the world."
Munter has been driving environmental activism since 2006. She was one of the first celebrity activists to visit the site of the 2010 Gulf oil spill and is a staunch champion of environmental causes including dolphin protection. Munter has an ambitious list of environmental goals, and, with the pair Networks partnership, a wider-reaching platform than ever before.
"I have a passion for racing as well as protecting our planet and I am committed to using this vehicle to introduce the millions of racing fans to the message of sustainable living," said Leilani Munter. "I am very excited about my partnership with pair Networks because they are helping me take one more step towards being Carbon Free. It's a natural fit for Carbon Free Girl to be hosted by a carbon neutral web hosting company."
A 100-percent carbon neutral company, pair Networks (http://www.pair.com) makes environmental conservancy a central commitment, with workplace policies that encourage Earth-friendly commutes and many other sustainable practices.
About Leilani Munter
Leilani Munter is a biology graduate turned race car driver and environmental and clean energy activist. Discovery named Leilani the #1 Eco Athlete in the world and Sports Illustrated named her one of the top ten female drivers in the world. Since 2007, every time Leilani races, she adopts an acre of rain forest to offset her carbon footprint. Leilani holds a degree in biology from the University of California in San Diego.
She has starred in a national ad campaign for Lucky Brand Jeans and has made several trips to Capitol Hill to speak to Congress on behalf of environmental legislation. Learn more at www.leilanimunter.com
About pair Networks
Launched in January 1996 and profitable since its first month of operation, pair Networks provides a range of Web hosting options to businesses, bloggers, artists, musicians, educational institutions, and non-profit organizations around the world. In addition to Web hosting accounts, pair Networks offers fully managed dedicated servers (QuickServe.com), virtual private servers (pairVPS.com), colocation services (pairColo.com), e-commerce hosting (pairCommerce.com), Web hosting for hobbyists (pairLite.com), and domain name registration services (pairNIC.com). Since August 2007 pair Networks has been 100 percent carbon neutral. To learn more about pair Networks, visit http://www.pair.com
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