SAN DIEGO, CA – March 31, 2015 – DataSite is pleased to announce its recent hire of Greg Richardson who will join the DataSite team as the Vice President of Construction. A veteran of the data center construction industry, Greg comes to DataSite with an extensive track record of managing critical infrastructure construction projects. As the Executive Project Manager for Total Site Solutions for the past 10 years Mr. Richardson has overseen the construction and facility upgrades of data center facilities around the world.
Jeff Burges, President and Founder of DataSite stated “Greg Richardson is a special talent in the unique field of Data Center design and construction. At DataSite, our experience with Greg as our chosen Executive Project Manager on several large projects has been outstanding. It is with great pride and appreciation that we welcome Greg to the DataSite team.”
Having overseen numerous multi-million dollar data center expansions projects for DataSite, Mr. Richardson is able to hit the ground running on additional expansion and upgrade projects currently in the planning process. His solid understanding of data centers operations and his experience in managing the complex task of expanding critical infrastructure in a live data center environment makes him a huge asset to the DataSite team.
“Joining DataSite as the V.P. of Construction is exciting!” said Greg Richardson. “I have managed the construction and renovation of critical infrastructure for over ten years. Having worked on projects for Fortune 500 companies, Government facilities, colocation data centers and private enterprises has given me a special appreciation for DataSite. Their integrity, performance and commitment to client satisfaction is unparalleled and I am looking forward proudly to being part of the best colocation brand in the industry!”
DataSite offers secure world-class facilities in Atlanta and Orlando, capable of accommodating varying needs in wholesale data center space. DataSite data centers are a unique blend of purpose-built, specially constructed data center facilities and expertly managed data center infrastructure designed to offer affordable colocation options that meet the demanding power density and up-time requirements of the modern computing environment. DataSite’s Tier III data center design provides completely redundant and continually operating facilities that are concurrently maintainable with zero scheduled downtime.