SOURCE: telx

October 11, 2007 08:15 ET

telx Appoints Tesh Durvasula as Chief Marketing and Business Officer

NEW YORK, NY--(Marketwire - October 11, 2007) - telx, the premier operator of Meet Me Room and Core Interconnection Colocation Facilities in the United States, announces the appointment of Tesh Durvasula as Chief Marketing and Business Officer.

Mr. Durvasula will now be leading Corporate Development and all facets of Marketing to include: product, distribution strategies, pricing and promotions, communications, public relations, business development and customer support. This appointment rounds out the executive management team and provides Mr. Durvasula with a key leadership position in the 'new' telx company which has grown from 2 to 13 facilities in the past 9 months, including the acquisition of NYC Connect where Mr. Durvasula was Co-Founder and Chief Operating Officer.

"As we position ourselves for continued growth into 2008, Tesh has proven to be an invaluable team member and manager who has lead the integration of NYC Connect into our telx family efficiently and effectively," commented Eric Shepcaro, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of telx. "I am delighted to appoint Tesh as our new Chief Marketing and Business Officer and am confident that our brand, market position and product development will continue to meet the growing demands of our customers."

Mr. Durvasula is an industry veteran bringing over 17 years of technology and management experience to the company. Prior to founding NYC Connect in 2003, which was acquired by telx in March 2007, Mr. Durvasula has held various roles in sales, marketing, IT services, hosting, data center and telecommunications. He previously served as Vice President of Sales and Business Development for Metromedia Fiber Network (a.k.a. AboveNet), where he played a major role in two strategic acquisitions; AboveNet in September 1999 and Sitesmith in February 2001.

With the appointment of Tesh Durvasula as Chief Marketing and Business Officer, telx's recent announcements about market expansions in Dallas and New York, the addition of the Brilliant Platform(SM) to their 111 8th Avenue Meet Me Room facilities and continued focus on partnerships with customers and leading industry technology companies, telx is set for unprecedented growth leading into 2008.

About telx

With over a dozen locations nationwide telx is the leading provider of carrier-neutral Meet Me Room and Core Interconnection Facilities in North America. telx's "best-in-class" colocation network facilities deliver quality solutions for telecommunications carriers, ISP's, content providers & enterprise networks. One deployment at telx can seamlessly provide customers access to an abundance of global networks & major peering exchanges in multiple markets. telx delivers improved performance, reliability, and security for mission critical operations. telx is a privately held company headquartered in New York City with facilities in Atlanta, Charlotte, Chicago, Dallas, Los Angeles, Miami, New York, Phoenix, San Francisco, Santa Clara, and Weehawken, NJ. telx delivers improved performance, reliability and security for your Mission Critical network operations.

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