DataSite Hires New Business Development Manager For Its Atlanta Colocation Facility

DataSite, a colocation provider with facilities in Atlanta, Ga, Boise, ID, and Orlando, Fla, has hired colocation industry veteran, Heather Barclay, to join DataSite as Business Development Manager for their Atlanta data center. In her new position, Barclay will lead DataSite’s business development efforts in the Atlanta market and utilize her knowledge of the industry to identify potential targets.

“DataSite is uniquely positioned to fulfill a need in the Atlanta colocation market,” said Heather Barclay.

With a 13-year career in the Atlanta technology market, and an extensive background in data center, disaster recovery and IT infrastructure solutions, Barclay was most recently Global Sales Executive for Equinix. Earlier in her career, Barclay also worked for companies like Savvis (CenturyLink) and SunGard Availability Services.

“I am absolutely thrilled to be joining DataSite, said Heather Barclay. “DataSite is uniquely positioned to fulfill a need in the Atlanta colocation market. DataSite‘s leadership has created a remarkable culture for its employees, which is reflected in their outstanding customer service.”

Atlanta colocation market

“The Atlanta colocation market has one of the most advanced and well-educated client bases in the world,” said Vice President of Sales and Marketing, Robert Wilson. “We needed a sophisticated sales leader that understands the unique requirements that the colocation industry requires and Heather brings those qualities to DataSite.”

DataSite recently announced the completion of a $12 million upgrade to its Orlando colocation facility including new UPS systems, new generators, new air-cooled chiller plant, 2N electrical support and A/B header system providing 2N level redundancy.