DC BLOX’s solutions span data centers, fiber optic networks, and a subsea cable landing station in the Southeast U.S.
ATLANTA – August 9, 2023 – DC BLOX, a provider of multi-tenant data centers, dark fiber, and connectivity solutions that delivers the infrastructure essential to power today’s digital business, is thrilled to welcome data center industry expert Jason Walker to its leadership team as the Senior Vice President of Strategic Development. In this position, Mr. Walker will lead DC BLOX in strategic planning and execution to expand the company’s market presence, as well as engage with top-tier clients throughout the industry, including hyperscalers and high-growth technology companies to meet their rapidly growing digital infrastructure needs.
Mr. Walker’s appointment reinforces the leadership team’s commitment to accelerating its growth and delivering exceptional value to customers, fortifying DC BLOX’s long term mission to expand its market presence with the range of services and capabilities that cater to diverse digital infrastructure requirements. By excelling in constructing and managing modular connected data centers, cable landing stations, and dark fiber connectivity routes, the company has established itself as a prominent vertically integrated digital infrastructure provider in the Southeastern U.S.
“DC BLOX has expanded its focus to address the digital infrastructure needs of some of the fastest growing technology companies in the world,” said Chris Gatch, EVP of Corporate Development. “Jason Walker has the experience and industry relationships to help DC BLOX engage with and drive the company to meet the most demanding requirements of our clients and I am thrilled to have Jason join our team.”
Walker brings with him two decades of valuable experience in data center and IT enterprise domains that will further advance DC BLOX’s standing in the market. Most recently, his history in data center management boasted three impressive years at T5 Data Centers, where he led business development initiatives that resulted in record leasing and revenue for the company. Prior to that, he spent sixteen years at Schneider Electric, closing his time there as Managing Director for the Cloud and Data Center Service Provider Segment.
“I have been watching DC BLOX’s growth for the past several years and have been impressed with the rapid progress they have made in developing data centers and offering services for local markets in the Southeast,” said Walker. “Their expanded strategy and ability to leverage those capabilities and experience to address the rapidly growing needs of hyperscale and large-scale tech companies in the region is the right vision at the right time, and I am very excited to be a part of their next phase of growth.”
Regional enterprises, local governments, universities, communications providers and hyperscalers all have rapidly growing needs for high-capacity digital infrastructure, and DC BLOX has built a development platform to address those needs. The Southeast is a rapidly expanding market, and DC BLOX is proud to have Mr. Walker driving the growth of the company’s development in data centers, network connectivity and dark fiber.
About DC BLOX
DC BLOX owns and operates interconnected multi-tenant data centers and dark fiber solutions that deliver the infrastructure and connectivity essential to power today’s digital business. DC BLOX’s private network fabric and robust connectivity ecosystem enable access to built-in carriers, Internet exchanges, public cloud providers, and DC BLOX data centers to businesses across the Southeast. DC BLOX’s data centers are located in Birmingham, AL; Huntsville, AL; Chattanooga, TN; Greenville, SC, and Myrtle Beach, SC. For more information, please visit www.dcblox.com, call +1. 877.590.1684, and connect with DC BLOX on Twitter, LinkedIn, and Facebook
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