Gloucester, United Kingdom – (The Hosting News) – July 8, 2009 – Hosting provider, Fasthosts Internet Ltd, has appointed Andy Burton as the new CEO of the company, in addition to its subsidiary in USA, to head Fasthosts’ direct sale, reseller web hosting, dedicated and managed server operations.
Previously, Mr. Burton was Chief Executive Officer of Centennial Software, a leading provider of IT asset discovery, License Management and End Point Security solutions. Prior positions included Chief Operating Officer of leading content management vendor, Clearswift, and CEO positions of subsidiaries of both Baltimore Technologies and Chubb Security.
Mr. Burton explained, ”I join Fasthosts at an exciting time in its development, and look forward to playing a part in building its services further and sharing its excellent propositions with new markets.”
Mr. Burton holds an MBA and Diploma in Company Direction. He is currently Chairman of the Software Industry Research Board (SIRB) and a Board Director of the Federation Against Software Theft (FAST).
Mr. Burton further bolsters Fasthosts’ management team with his 20 years of commercial experience in building businesses with multiple solutions aimed at a broad market, as well as harnessing the demanding channel network in both reseller and OEM business models.
Mr. Burton added, ”There is a significant and increasing demand for IT services and operations to be hosted and Fasthosts represents a significant opportunity for its customers by enabling them to control costs, reduce risk and improve service levels in a trusted partnership.”
Fasthosts is the UK’s number one web hosting company. Based in the UK and operating 24×7 from their dedicated UK data centres, Fasthosts keeps over 1 million domains running smoothly and ensures over 6 million emails are delivered safely each day. All Fasthosts services can be self-managed through the award winning Fasthosts web-based control panel that provides customers with unparalleled online control, enabling them to manage hosted services including domain registrations, shared web hosting, business-class email, dedicated servers, software-as-a-service, internet merchant accounts and unlimited broadband. Fasthosts’ highly successful reseller channel has recently been rated Number 1 for reseller hosting by industry portal Web Host Directory.
To learn more, please visit: www.fasthosts.co.uk.