August 10, 2009 – (HOSTSEARCH.COM) – ServInt
, a pioneering provider of high-reliability, managed web hosting for businesses worldwide, has announced the promotion of Christian Dawson to the new position of Chief Operating Officer. Dawson joined ServInt in 1998 and has served as its Vice President of Operations since 2006.
In this position, Dawson will be responsible for the overall management of ServInt’s business operations, including sales, marketing, business development and customer support.
Among his many accomplishments as Vice President of Operations, Dawson created and introduced the ServInt Green Hosting Initiative in 2008. The initiative has since invested millions of dollars in energy-efficient computer hardware, reforestation programs and environmentally sound equipment-disposal and recycling programs. Through the effective implementation of its Green Hosting Initiative, ServInt has earned a worldwide reputation as one of the web-hosting industry’s most environmentally conscientious companies.
“Christian has been a driving force behind the growth of ServInt since he joined the company 11 years ago,” said ServInt CEO and Founder Reed Caldwell. “His development of service offerings, combined with his cultivation of our public presence, have helped our company increase its market share every year. We expect his dedication, strong work ethic and vast knowledge of the industry will help us continue to grow our business in the coming years.”
Dawson has served as a board member of the U.S. Internet Industry Assoc., and chair of its Hosting Council, since 2004. He is also a frequent speaker at web-hosting industry conferences. Dawson earned an MBA from the University of Maryland and a Bachelor’s Degree in Leadership from the University of Richmond.