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Columbia Networks President and CEO, Dan Salekin presented with "Most Improved CEO" Award from AceTech
Vancouver, BC - June 30, 2011 - Columbia Networks is excited to announce that President and CEO Dan Salekin has been acknowledged as the most improved CEO in the AceTech Growth Strategy Program delivered in partnership with Accelerate Okanagan. AceTech program leader Ralph Turfus and Accelerate Okanagan program director Jeff Keen presented Dan Salekin with the award at the end of the three month program in Kelowna BC.
AceTech, now in it's 20th year, delivers what is for many a profound experience. Dedicated exclusively to CEOs and Past-CEOs of technology and life sciences companies, everything about AceTech is geared to the unique environment of the chief executive role. Based on the Technology Adoption Life Cycle model, the Growth Strategy Program delivers a series of modules that focus on critical growth factors for technology companies at various stages of development. Designed and delivered by technology CEOs who have been there, done it and been successful, this program will help you achieve higher performance, faster, with less risk. More information about the AceTech and it's programs in British Columbia is available at www.acetech.org.
About Accelerate Okanagan:
The mission of Accelerate Okanagan is to increase the number of technology companies that start and grow in the Okanagan by helping to develop and support a vibrant entrepreneurial, creative and innovative technology community and provide programs that support entrepreneurs and technology companies looking to start, accelerate and grow. More information about Accelerate Okanagan is available at www.AccelerateOkanagan.com.
KAST's mission of promoting and advancing science and technology in the region is partially achieved through one of KAST's primary goals, namely acting as a catalyst for advancing technological development to revitalize and diversify the West Kootenay-Boundary regional economy. With over 250 members, KAST has become an important resource for promoting science and technology in the region. More information about KAST is available at www.KAST.com.
About Columbia Networks:
Columbia Networks has been operating in Canada since 2007 as a privately held company providing Broadband Networking, Cloud Computing, and Professional Services. Columbia Networks Inc. is a federally incorporated company in Canada operating as a non-dominate carrier and as such operates under the regulations set out by the CRTC (Canadian Radio-Television and Telecommunications Commission). Columbia Networks operates two computing facilities in Canada, one in British Columbia and one in Manitoba. Both computing facilities are designed for extreme efficiency, low latency to major centres in North America, and are powered by local hydro electric generation stations. The founders of Columbia Networks, Dan Salekin and Gary Wachniak, both have a long history of delivering reliable Networking and Computing services in Canada as well as internationally for both small and large businesses. More information about Columbia Networks is available at www.ColumbiaNetworks.CA.
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