Colocation Company Cologix Hires Industry Vet Lisa Guillaume As Chief Marketing Officer

"Cologix has a uniquely compelling network and cloud connectivity story and a distinct competitive advantage in the markets we operate in," said Lisa Guillaume.

cologix-lisa-guillaumeCologix, a carrier-neutral colocation provider with data centers located in Columbus, Dallas, Jacksonville, Lakeland, Minneapolis, Montreal, New Jersey, Toronto, and Vancouver, has added Lisa Guillaume to its executive team as Chief Marketing Officer. As Cologix’s CMO, Guillaume will lead the global product and marketing strategy for Cologix. At the same time, the company has made 10,000 sq. ft. of customizable colocation space available for its customers at 151 Front Street in Toronto, Canada.

Lisa Guillaume’s core responsibilities at Cologix will include brand and corporate communications, go-to-market strategy, product portfolio management, and sales & channel enablement.

“Cologix has a uniquely compelling network and cloud connectivity story and a distinct competitive advantage in the markets we operate in,” said Lisa Guillaume. “I look forward to working with our experienced team and driving product and marketing initiatives in order to continue the support and growth of our customers as well as continuing to build the robust ecosystems within our data centers.”

Prior to joining Cologix, Guillaume served as Chief Product Officer for Relay Network, an enterprise SaaS provider for B2C mobile communications. She has also held key leadership roles in product and marketing at Digital Globe, Level 3 Communications (now Century Link), Sterling Rice Group and operated a marketing and strategy consultancy firm primarily focused on the data center and colocation provider brand transformation.

“As we continue to focus on driving more growth and expansion throughout our business, there is not a more qualified leader than Lisa to lead product strategy and elevate our brand, and I am thrilled that she has joined our team,” said Grant van Rooyen, Chairman & CEO of Cologix. “Her impressive track record of building high-impact products coupled with her passion for the customer experience will play a critical role in our next step of innovation and growth.”

Data Center Expansion Toronto

Cologix has also opened its 151 Front Street expansion space in downtown Toronto, Canada. The newly completed, 10,000 sq. ft. colocation space offers 2N redundancy, 1.5MW of power and access to 160+ networks and 50+ cloud providers including direct connectivity to AWS Cloud, Microsoft Azure, Google Cloud Platform and IBM Cloud.

“The 151 Front St building is the country’s largest and most important telecommunications hub and we are thrilled to be bringing the last available 10K SQF on line for our Customers,” said Sean Maskell, President of Cologix Canada. “The new customizable space is ideal for Customers needing low latency access to unparalleled Network and Cloud choice within 151 Front Street.”