Overland Park, Kansas – (The Hosting News) – April 23, 2007 – Web host and Internet solutions provider, Aplus.Net, has garnered a listing among the 75 top businesses honored at a statewide event endorsed by the Governor’s Commission for Jobs and Economic Growth, a nonprofit corporation with members chosen by the Governor to advise on economic growth expansion.
Aplus.Net’s s selection as one of the California Innovation Corridor’s ”Innovation All-Stars,” is among the finalists that will be honored at a two-day California Tech 100 conference, being held at the Irvine Hilton on April 24 and 25.
Clarke Caines, Senior Vice President for Worldwide Sales at Aplus.Net remarked, ”We’re proud to be named among the very best in a state thatâ€™s well known for its technological innovation. Although our corporate headquarters has recently moved to the Kansas City metro area, our presence in California is still very strong, with a state-of-the-art data center and a large part of our sales team still based in San Diego County.”
In the last six months, the company has also won top web hosting industry awards from HostReview, TopHosts, FindMyHost, Web Host Directory, and RealMetrics, among others.
Mark Mosher, Executive Director for the California Commission for Jobs and Economic Growth commented, ”We believe innovation and entrepreneurship are the drivers of economic growth in California. These Innovation All-Stars are models for our state.”
Managed by the California Space Authority (CSA), and administered through the California Labor Workforce Development Agency (LWDA), the California Innovation Corridor is one of the state’s initiatives to foster innovation and includes more than 60 partner organizations throughout 13 counties. It was Corridor partners that reviewed nearly 300 nominees before reducing the list of 75 Innovation All-Stars.
Aplus.Net has provided web services since the Internet’s commercial start in 1995. Aplus.Net is one of the top ten privately held hosting companies in the United States. Specializing in helping small businesses build a customer base via the Internet, Aplus.Net offers award-winning services that include web hosting and design, dedicated servers, online marketing, e-commerce, domain name registration, and much more. Aplus.Net has been awarded many honors for excellence, including the prestigious CNET Editors’ Choice Award, and has been featured in top U.S. business publications such as Forbes, Entrepreneur, Black Enterprise, and PC Magazine.
To learn more about the full roster of Innovation All-Star companies, please visit: www.goldencapital.net/Events/OC_AllStarList.asp.
To learn more about Aplus,Net, please visit: www.aplus.net.