SOURCE: C7 Data Centers, Inc.

C7 Data Centers, Inc.

August 15, 2011 08:00 ET

C7 Growth Leads to Management Changes

SALT LAKE CITY, UT--(Marketwire - Aug 15, 2011) - Colocation and IT infrastructure provider C7 Data Centers, Inc. (C7) announced that Wes Swenson, who has served as President of C7, has been appointed CEO. Swenson is assuming the operational duties of Nate Hatch, who has been appointed to the position of Executive Chairman. These management changes reflect the growing nature and needs of the company and take place immediately.

"Wes is a proven executive who understands what it takes to compete in the data center industry and has an extraordinary record of achievement," commented Nate Hatch, C7's Founder and Executive Chairman of the Board. "I am confident that Wes has the ability to move the organization forward while focusing on strong performance on behalf of our employees, our customers and our investors. Wes is the right person to lead C7 into the next stages of the company's growth."

Swenson will have responsibility for the operations of C7 Data centers, including all data center facilities and staff functions. Both men will work together in executive capacities to advance the mission of C7.

Swenson said, "Nate's contributions are greatly appreciated as he has lead C7 with outstanding character and dedication. During his tenure, C7 has grown substantially in revenue, in the number of customers, and in data center locations. C7 has laid out an aggressive growth path and will pursue both colocation and infrastructure-as-a-service strategies to meet increasing demand from our current and future client base."

All press inquiries should be directed to Dave Jenkins at, 801-822-5340.

About C7 Data Centers
C7 Data Centers is a privately held Utah company focused on providing high-value colocation, disaster recovery, and virtualization solutions to local, national and international businesses. Companies select Utah for colocation and business continuance because of its disaster free record, low operational costs, and easily accessible location in the United States. C7 is committed to research in the areas of cooling efficiencies, product solutions and leading edge data center technologies. For more information about C7 Data Centers, please visit