Jersey City, NJ, August 05, 2008 --(PR.com
)-- FiberMedia, one of fastest growing providers of secure data centers and scalable managed services serving enterprise, mid-market, and SMB clients, has named Christopher Heim as Chief Information Officer. Mr. Heim has directed FiberMedia’s Managed Services division for the past two years, and will continue to be based out of the metro-New York area.
He brings over sixteen years of professional, technical, and consulting experience in diverse international organizations. Prior to his arrival at FiberMedia, Mr. Heim managed global engineering for the equities business unit at Donaldson, Lufkin & Jenrette (DLJ), the global financial services firm now owned by Credit Suisse. There, he focused on its data center and trading floor architecture and engineering.
Mr. Heim has managed the construction and implementation of dozens of data centers and trading floors globally, and headed the data center practice for firms in the financial, pharmaceutical, manufacturing, and services sectors. Mr. Heim graduated from the University of Scranton in Pennsylvania with a business management degree.
“Today’s IT operations environment demands the ability to assess and identify each client’s needs, then design high caliber solutions to address their strategic goals,” said Michael Roark, FiberMedia’s CEO. “Chris’ extensive expertise in zero tolerance environments will help to lead the way in our ability to respond.”
FiberMedia is unique in the IT Infrastructure sector with its in-house capabilities in data center operations, managed services, connectivity and design/build; and is a secure and affordable alternative to customer-owned data center operations. FiberMedia also offers turn-key data storage, business continuity, and disaster recovery solutions.
The company plans to announce more data center locations before year-end.
FiberMedia is a unique single-source provider of “information solutions for the digitally connected world.” It owns and operates a network of carrier-neutral data centers in New York City, Brooklyn, Westchester, Jersey City, Cleveland, and Miami. FiberMedia ‘s facilities offer geographic diversity, secure environments, flexible colocation space configurations, and complete data center services; including data storage, business continuity, and disaster recovery. Their scalable managed services address critical data management and transport functions for businesses and institutions. FiberMedia’s design/build division, with twenty-plus years of providing complete development and construction services, creates custom-tailored data center facilities. FiberMedia is a privately held, shareholder-operated company known for innovation and responsiveness. Visit www.fibermedia.net for more data.