March 12, 2008 17:43 ET Announces Christopher McCleary Joining Board of Directors

LOUISVILLE, KY--(Marketwire - March 12, 2008) -, Inc., a leading provider of managed web hosting and colocation services, today announced Christopher R. McCleary has joined the Company's Board of Directors. In his role as a board member, Mr. McCleary will work closely with the company's board and management team focusing on corporate strategy. "Chris has been a leader and a visionary in the managed hosting sector since its inception, and we look forward to having such a major pioneer of our industry work closely with us on business strategy," said Darren G. King, President & CEO,, Inc.

Mr. McCleary's extensive and notable list of accomplishments includes: Executive Chairman, Radware, LTD; founder of USinternetworking, Inc., for which he carries credit for creating the industry vision for the disruptive Software-as-a-Service business model; founder, chairman and CEO of Evergreen Assurance, Inc.; chairman and CEO of DIGEX, Inc.; Blue Chip Venture Company partner; recipient of the Ernst and Young Entrepreneur of the Year Award for software services and the Washington Post/Newsweek Corporate Citizen of the Year Award; and nomination by Forbes Magazine as one of the E-Gang Leaders of Change. He also serves on the boards of the State of Maryland Venture Fund and the City of Baltimore Emerging Technology Center.


Since 1996,, the First Name in Hosting, has provided award-winning dedicated hosting, managed hosting, colocation, disaster recovery and business continuance services to a global customer base demanding a high level of security, reliability and responsiveness. monitors, manages, and enhances the web based platforms of Web 2.0 companies, software as a service providers (SaaS), content distribution networks (CDN), and medium to large enterprises whose web presence is crucial and high availability mandatory. currently owns and operates its proprietary content delivery grid (CDG) via data center facilities in Louisville, Kentucky; Irvine, California; San Francisco, California; and Boston, Massachusetts. For more information, please visit or call the company at 800-446-7627.

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