NYI (www.nyi.net), a specialty provider of colocation, dedicated servers, managed services and enterprise Cloud, has appointed Mark Ward Director of Business Development.
Ward, a UK native, brings 9+ years of experience to the position as well as a global customer portfolio. Prior to NYI, Ward was Business Development Manager at Tata Communications, an international infrastructure and managed services provider whose customers include Dell and Infosys. He has also been Business Development Manager at PacketExchange, a leading provider of private network services with Internet economics, and The Filter, a world-class recommendation platform with more than 100 million unique users, funded by Peter Gabriel and Eden Ventures.
“Mark is great addition to the team,” said Phillip Koblence, VP Operations, NYI. “He brings a true global perspective and a customer-focused attitude that puts need above bureaucracy, and results above everything else.”
Ward’s appointment comes on the heels of NYI’s being named “Emerging Business of the Year” by NJBIZ Magazine, New Jersey’s leading source of business news. It also comes after a series of other successes, including new customer wins from TS-Associates, Clickbank and Iplay and praise for NYI’s perfect uptime, with no compromise in service-quality, during Superstorm Sandy by industry-watchers Netcraft.
Established in 1996, NYI is headquartered in the heart of the Wall Street area, with facilities in both Lower Manhattan and Bridgewater, New Jersey. The company’s core services include colocation and dedicated servers, cloud computing and managed services, disaster recovery and business continuity planning. NYI provides mission-critical data solutions for a broad range of industries, including media, financial services, healthcare, law, fashion, architecture, life sciences and real estate. NYI is SSAE 16, PCI and HIPAA-compliant. It also works with financial services companies to achieve FINRA 4370 compliance. For more information, visit: www.nyi.net.