IP5280 Announces Nomination for Technology Apex Awards

(Ping! Zine Web Hosting Magazine) – Colorado’s leading provider of hosted-VoIP and cloud-based communication services, IP5280 Communications, announced today it has been nominated for the 2011 Apex Awards, the prestigious technology awards recognizing outstanding accomplishments and leadership by Colorado’s advanced technology companies and professionals. The winners and finalists will be announced live on Tuesday, July 12, 2011 at The Robert and Judi Newman Center for the Performing Arts at the University of Denver.

Since the program’s inception in 2000, CSIA’s Apex Awards have acknowledged well-deserved recognition for the numerous technology company success stories and technical advancements produced in Colorado. Presented in five categories for companies and five categories for professionals, the awards recognize success, innovation, vision, leadership in customer support and community contributions.

“We are honored to be named as a nominee for CSIA’s Apex Awards that recognize technology excellence in Colorado,” said John Scarborough, co-founder and managing partner of IP5280. “We are proud of our Cloud Services product development initiative, and especially excited to be recognized among so many innovative technology companies across Colorado.”

“Colorado’s technology industry has experienced much growth over years, and it’s important for these successful companies to be recognized,” said Su Hawk, president, CSIA. “Our Apex Awards provide the industry a once-a-year opportunity to celebrate their success, and generate awareness around these notable companies, which include IP5280.”

About IP5280 Communications:

IP5280 Communications is a cloud-based global IP communication provider specializing in VoIP and converged IP voice, video and data services for business customers. Trusted by thousands of business enterprise users, communication agents, partners and wholesalers of IP managed services throughout the world; IP5280 offers carrier-class communications for businesses large and small, with significant savings over traditional phone company business services. Recognized by Inc. Magazine as a part of the prestigious 2010 Inc500 list as one of the country’s fastest growing companies, selected by ColoradoBiz Magazine as one of the top 2 Best Companies to Work For in Colorado in 2010, and proudly ranked by the magazine as a part of the elite Colorado TOP250 Private Companies in Colorado, IP5280 provides businesses the most advanced IP solutions to meet a variety of networking and communication needs. See more at http://www.ip5280.com.

About CSIA:

CSIA is the technology industry leader in uniting and growing Colorado’s information technology industry by providing advocacy, education, business connections, and information, while supporting economic development, unification of technology stakeholders, and larger recognition of the industry and the people involved to develop and promote Colorado’s technology industry. CSIA also works nationally to ensure Colorado’s technology voice is heard, through TECNA, a coalition of technology associations across the United States and Canada, as well as with TechAmerica, the national lobbying organization for federal issues. Since 1994, CSIA has been involved in legislative issues and public policy to represent the information technology industry in Colorado, and has provided a number of annual programs, events and connections to support business success. For more information on CSIA please call (303) 592-4070 or visit http://www.coloradotechnology.org