LANSING, Mich., January 17, 2019 — Liquid Web, LLC, (www.liquidweb.com), the market chief in managed internet hosting and managed utility providers to SMBs and net professionals, introduced the appointment of Taylor Rhodes to the corporate’s board of administrators. Rhodes brings greater than 20 years of know-how management expertise to his seat on the board, together with his earlier position of President and CEO for Rackspace, an enterprise-focused, Managed Cloud Services firm.
“We’re thrilled to have Taylor’s voice on our board,” mentioned Liquid Web CEO Jim Geiger. “He is an experienced hosting executive with a reputation for technology innovation, operational excellence, and customer-first focus. Taylor’s appointment to our board signifies Liquid Web’s continued dedication to serving businesses that are born in and dependent on the cloud and web to deliver products and services to the masses,” mentioned Geiger.
Currently, Rhodes is CEO of SMS Assist LLC, a high-growth know-how startup that sells cloud-based property administration software program to business shoppers.
“Jim and his team bring an impressive record of successful business-building to an important segment of the hosting market,” Rhodes mentioned. “Most of the hyper-scale cloud providers focus on the enterprise-scale customer, leaving behind a large number of small businesses who need to rely on a trusted partner to make technology work for them. Liquid Web’s Most Helpful Humans in Hosting make technology more accessible and valuable to the hard-working SMB segment which doesn’t want to or have the resources to stay current on rapidly evolving technology that powers their businesses,” mentioned Rhodes.
Rhodes added, “Jim Geiger is a strong believer in the power of values-driven cultures that empower employees to create amazing customer value. I share this passion with Jim and his team and I am excited to join the Liquid Web board.”
Rhodes, an early pioneer in managed internet hosting and cloud infrastructure, has a giant coronary heart for creating nice jobs in robust firm cultures. He has a ardour for serving to the world entry know-how to change enterprise fashions and turn into extra nimble, resilient, and aggressive. Rhodes is a husband of 22 years, a father of three, and a US Marine Corps veteran. He tells individuals he lives in Chicago however his coronary heart is in Texas.
About Liquid Web
Building on over 24 years of success, our Liquid Web Family of Brands delivers software program, options, and managed providers for mission-critical websites, shops, and purposes to SMBs and the designers, builders, and companies who create for them. Liquid Web (Managed Hosting), Nexcess (Digital Commerce Cloud), and StellarWP (WordPress Software and Tools) have greater than 500,000+ websites below administration, have over 50,000 software program subscribers, and 1 million+ free model Software customers. Collectively, the businesses have assembled a world-class workforce of trade consultants, present unparalleled service from answer engineers accessible 24/7/365, and personal and handle 10 international information facilities. As an trade chief in customer support, the quickly increasing model household has been acknowledged amongst INC. Magazine’s 5000 Fastest-Growing Companies for twelve years. Learn extra concerning the Liquid Web Family of Brands.