SEATTLE, April 10, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Seattle data center service provider, CoreLink Data Centers, LLC (www.corelink.com/) today announced the appointment of telecommunications industry veteran Chris Bennitt as Manager of its two Seattle-area facilities. Seattle native Bennitt joins CoreLink having served in a variety of managerial and leadership positions at Qwest, MCI and Panasonic Avionics, a provider of customized electronic equipment to airlines.
In addition to its two Seattle data centers, CoreLink supports a growing client base from facilities in Chicago, Las Vegas, and Phoenix with a 100 percent Uptime Service Level Agreement (SLA) that guarantees continuous network connectivity, while also covering all infrastructure elements and service metrics including power and temperature.
As Data Center Manager, Bennitt will support CoreLink's Seattle sales and customer service efforts, assisting existing sales and technical staff. He will also oversee the short- and longer-term expansion of the company's two Seattle data centers.
"With its ongoing expansion, innovative technologies and services, and a team of energetic, forward-looking team members, this is a very exciting time to take a leading role in the further growth and development of CoreLink's Seattle data center operations," Bennitt said. "The company and our growing staff's dedication to customer service and to the development of new communications solutions are most compelling."
"I look forward to spearheading our growth efforts, which also includes the hiring of additional sales and technical professionals to serve existing and future clients," he added.
As part of dynamic growth in the number and scope of its small,- medium-, and large-enterprise client companies, CoreLink, in addition to increasing the size and bandwidth of its five data centers, continually bolsters its managerial and technical staff toward enhancing its customer service offerings. Bennitt's hiring is the latest in this ongoing effort.
"We are excited to have somebody of Chris' calibre and proven managerial background to spearhead our Seattle operations," said Tom Stimmel, CoreLink's Director of Operations. "With our proven team of professionals at each of our facilities, CoreLink will continue to meet and exceed the level of service that our customers across the country have come to expect."
From its five data centers, CoreLink offers expert help, high quality cabinet configuration options, and the ability to easily increase space through the use of steel cages and private suites. It provides a suite of managed service offerings including managed security solutions that protect the most sensitive, highest-profile networks against malicious attacks.
CoreLink is a leading data center hosting and managed services provider of critical infrastructure services delivered on a "state of the art," robust and environmentally friendly technology platform. By leveraging data centers in Chicago, Las Vegas, Phoenix, and Seattle with access to massive and diverse network connectivity, CoreLink delivers small, medium and large enterprise customers and service providers with high quality and uniquely agile, data center services.
CoreLink's focus on aligning customer needs with the proper solution, combined with a relentless focus on service, provides the flexibility and peace of mind all businesses require from a data center provider. In addition, CoreLink also services the healthcare market by delivering HIPAA security compliant data center solutions to a broad spectrum of healthcare organizations.
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