Kansas City Data Center & Internet Hub Announces Golf Tournament for Technology Companies

KANSAS CITY, MO--(Marketwire - May 27, 2010) -  1102 GRAND, Kansas City's Data Center and Midwestern Internet Hub, will host its 5th Annual Technology Golf Tournament at Deer Creek Country Club Tuesday, June 8, 2010 from 11 a.m. - 7 p.m. The event is organized for technology companies and IT professionals who want to reconnect with colleagues and network.

Register for the event: http://www.1102grand.com/event.html.

To Darren Bonawitz, principal of 1102 GRAND, the tournament is an event with a great track record of bringing together those from the technology community. "The event is a great place to meet technology professionals and for technology companies in Kansas City to gain new opportunities and resources," said Bonawitz.

The tournament includes a luncheon, prizes and awards. Sponsors are given the opportunity to cost effectively promote their businesses. Past sponsors included companies such as, Associated Tele-Networking Inc. (ATNI), Dataedge, ISG Technology and K&W Underground.

Bil Cameron, Director of Engineering Services at ATNI, looks forward to the event and begins planning the trip weeks in advance. "We enjoy the trip from Denver to Kansas City for the golf tournament. We like networking with new people who are leaders in the technology business and who want the industry to grow. The core community we have done business with through 1102 Grand have always be reputable and reliable," Cameron said.

Rex Schick, owner of K&W Underground, sponsored many of 1102 GRAND's events over the years. "1102 GRAND does an excellent job connecting the technology community and other related businesses. It helps us stay connected to our current customers and meet new potential customers. We like to show our support by sponsoring events important to this group," Schick said.

1102 GRAND is a Midwestern carrier hotel and network neutral collocation facility specifically enhanced with the infrastructure to host and provide services to an array of global network operators including carriers, service providers and enterprise customers who demand highly secure and connected, customized solutions for their core networking equipment. 1102 GRAND offers a wide array of collocation options including cabinets, cage space, suites and space for private data centers, all of which are connected to a carrier neutral Meet Me Room, housing carriers and service providers including AT&T, Level (3), Verizon Business, Time Warner Cable, Cox Communication, and Qwest.

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Valerie Jennings