Atlanta, Georgia – (The Hosting News) – January 18, 2007 – Web hosting and managed integrated VoIP services provider, Cbeyond, has received the ”Best Performer” honor, from Fortune magazine’s Investor’s Guide for 2007.
Published in the December 25, 2006 issue, iIn its year-end market review and Stock Scorecard, Fortune editors called 2006 a ”fairly tame” year for the stock market, but noted that there were some stocks that were ”bigtime stars.” Cbeyond was one of only 20 companies to make the cut for the ”Best Performers” list, with a 2006 total return of 219.8 percent.(a)
Cbeyond was also recently ranked Number 22 on Deloitte’s 2006 Technology Fast 500, a ranking of the 500 fastest growing technology, media, telecommunications and life sciences companies in North America. The Company’s annual revenue rose sharply from 2001 to 2005, from $1.4 million to $159.1 million.
Cbeyond meets the needs of entrepreneurial small business owners by providing sophisticated Ã¢â‚¬Å“big businessÃ¢â‚¬Â tools such as integrated voice, broadband Internet and mobile services at a price that they can afford. The company offers more than 20 software-based applications and as of December 31, 2006, serves more than 27,343 customers.
Jim Geiger, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of Cbeyond explained, ”Our ongoing commitment to providing the best customer experience is key to our success. We are pleased to be recognized by Fortune as one of 2006Ã¢â‚¬â„¢s best stock performers and will continue to bring value to our customers and shareholders in 2007.”
Cbeyond is an Atlanta-based managed services provider that delivers integrated packages of voice, mobile and broadband services to small businesses in Atlanta, Chicago, Dallas, Denver, Houston and Los Angeles. Cbeyond offers core communications services like local and long-distance voice, mobile and broadband Internet access along with enhanced applications, including voicemail, email, web hosting, fax-to-email, data backup, file-sharing and VPN. Cbeyond manages its services over a private, 100-percent Voice over Internet Protocol (VoIP) facilities-based network.
For more information about Cbeyond, please visit: www.cbeyond.net.