UnitedLayer Announces COO Promotion
UnitedLayer, a San Francisco based Colocation and Internet Infrastructure company is pleased to announce the promotion of Richard Donaldson to Chief Operating Officer effective January 2008. In this position, Richard will oversee all business operations and continue to drive UnitedLayer’s explosive growth thru the optimization of services provisioning and automation.
Mr. Donaldson joined UnitedLayer in January 2006 as Vice President of Sales, Marketing and Development through a merger with leading application service provider and IT consultancy firm, ASPExtra. Since then, he has re-positioned UnitedLayer’s brand image thru the introduction of the “technocratic oath”, has doubled the revenue and nearly tripled the headcount of the firm thru 2007. “Richard has been an influential leader on this UnitedLayer team and brought a level of vision and execution that made this an easy decision. He has truly shown his talent and earned the right to run the day-to-day business,” said Arman Khalii, CEO of UnitedLayer.
As COO, Mr. Donaldson will be responsible for directly managing UnitedLayer’s growth and expansion profitably while keeping the company on course to achieve its stated corporate goals.
“It has been exciting to be a part of UnitedLayer’s growth over the last two years,” said Donaldson. “We have organized the company at the onset of 2008 to be even more service oriented, established our core team that can drive UnitedLayer to the next level and are poised to become a significant player in this explosive space. As we shake our entrepreneurial skin and grow into a scalable business, we will meet the ever growing demand for managed colocation and infrastructure services with our technocratic oath and ‘do no technical harm’.”
UnitedLayer, Inc. is a North American Internet infrastructure service and colocation company offering: IP transit managed colocation and managed infrastructure services in multiple datacenters strategically located throughout North America. UnitedLayer’s mission is to help educate and empower businesses of all sizes to make smarter decisions with the infrastructure needed to start, build, scale and optimize their online business presence.