Phoenix, Arizona – (The Hosting News) – June 20, 2006 – Leading small business website and eBusiness hosting provider, IPOWER, Inc.,
reached the 500,000 customer account milestone. According to the company, IPOWER is surpassing industry expectations for growth this year. IPOWER just reached the
milestone of 400,000 customer accounts in March, with a revenue growth rate at least
22% over last year.
Projections for industry growth for 2006 and 2007 are more than
10%, according to Tier 1 Research industry analysts. IPOWER is expected to more than
double industry growth estimates.
IPOWER attributes its growth to a variety of factors, including exceptional product
pricing, upgraded virtual private and dedicated server offerings, additional shared hosting
options and enhanced package features, and new services such as search engine
optimization support. Its ease of use and fast, reliable tech support is cited in glowing
reviews by experts all over the web.
The quality of its product and its service has
garnered IPOWER multiple awards, including awards from Netcraft, TopHost’s Top 5
Host and Editor’s Pick from Hosting Review, as well as the 2006 Top Ten Reviews Gold
Award and 100Best’s Web Host of the Year.
Jon Lee, President of 100Best commented, ”IPOWER is one of the pioneers in web
hosting. Their geographically redundant data centers make them the most reliable web
hosts in the industry. IPOWER took the lead in web hosting five years ago by providing
one integrated web hosting solution for one low price.”
The company now employs over 270 people in the U.S., and has hired approximately 140
new employees at its Phoenix headquarters since the beginning of the year. Thomas Gorny, President and CEO of IPOWER added, ”I am very proud to announce this phenomenal half-million customer milestone. In 2001, I started this company on my
credit card and a dream, and now we have 500,000 accounts and amazing revenue growth
figures. Of course, we attribute much of this success to the work and dedication of our
employees. I canâ€™t wait to celebrate this achievement with all of the team members here
IPOWER, Inc., founded in October 2001, provides web hosting and services for
small and medium-sized businesses worldwide desiring to build, manage, promote and
profit from an online presence. The company, which offers domain registration, web site
hosting, e-commerce tools, merchant services, application hosting, online marketing, site
optimization services, and web site design, is also known for the speed and effectiveness
of its customer support. IPOWER is the 5th largest web site hosting company worldwide
and now has 500,000 customer accounts in over 100 countries. For more information, please
call 888-511- HOST (4678).
To learn more about IPOWER, please visit: www.ipower.com.