Denver, CO, January 16, 2010 --(PR.com
)-- FORTRUST, a high-availability data center services provider and colocation facility, today announced that Rob Timmons has joined the Denver data center team as its new Vice President of Sales. In this role, Timmons brings additional depth to an already strong team with broad experience in the data center and colocation industry.
Timmons brings more than a decade of sales, management and strategic experience to FORTRUST. He will be responsible for managing direct sales, agent sales, account development and marketing. Prior to joining FORTRUST, Timmons held various sales and management positions with tw telecom, USLEC, Net2000 and e-spire communications.
"I am extremely pleased to welcome Rob to our executive team," said Steve Knudson, chief executive officer of FORTRUST. “His extensive sales leadership experience and proven abilities to impact business development and growth make him a great asset to the Denver data center team.”
Timmons is actively involved in business as well as the community. He currently sits as President of the Board for 24HoursforHank.org, a non-profit foundation which raises money for Cystinosis research. Timmons holds a Bachelors of Arts Degree in Communications from the University of Washington.
FORTRUST is a world-class high-availability data center services provider, progressively designed and precisely managed to preserve business continuity for its customers. FORTRUST’s premier offerings include adaptable colocation space for any-size enterprise supported by optimal power infrastructure, connectivity and physical security as well as a comprehensive suite of managed services to safeguard mission-critical business services. Leading companies choose FORTRUST to gain a trusted partner who will preserve and protect their data as well as serve as an essential extension of their operations. Established in 2000, FORTRUST is privately held and based in Denver, CO. More information is available by calling 866-976-9379 or by visiting www.FortrustDataCenter.com