OneCommunity Named Finalist In Inside Business Cool Tech Awards
CLEVELAND, Ohio, October 24, 2014— OneCommunity, the Cleveland, Ohio-based provider of ultra-high-speed broadband access, has been named one of the Top 25 Coolest Tech Companies in Northeast Ohio by Inside Business Magazine. In addition to this honor, OneCommunity was also selected as one of three finalists for the magazine’s Coolest Tech Company Award.
According to Inside Business, “The Cool Tech Awards program is committed to recognizing the technology industry’s greatest accomplishments, and in so doing, honoring local companies for their innovation and best practices.” The Cool Tech Awards aim to honor companies that are “pioneers in their field.”
This marks the second year of the Cool Tech Awards, and the second year in a row that OneCommunity has been listed among the Top 25 Coolest Tech Companies by the magazine. The 2014 winner of the Coolest Tech Company Award, as well as winners in a number of other categories, will be recognized at an evening networking event on Tuesday, November 11, 2014 at Pickwick & Frolic, located in the heart of Downtown Cleveland’s East 4th neighborhood.
“It is truly an honor to be recognized by Inside Business,” says OneCommunity CEO Lev Gonick. “This has been an outstanding year for OneCommunity with the launch of our for-profit arm, Everstream. It is rewarding to not only see OneCommunity but also a number of the companies it serves among the names on this impressive list of tech companies.”
The OneCommunity network makes future-proof, next generation connectivity available today, right here in Northeast Ohio. Impacting everything from government accessibility and efficiency to economic development, tele-health, connected learning and entrepreneurship, fiber infrastructure is paramount to the continued vitality of our cities and the collective success of our region. It is the digital infrastructure of the 21st century and the currency of now.
As the region’s only public benefit technology provider, OneCommunity owns and operates one of the Nation’s most robust and extensive fiber networks. Spanning over 2,400 miles and through 24 counties, our network connects the majority of the region’s key anchor institutions, including healthcare organizations, universities and community colleges, government entities, school systems and libraries.
For more information on OneCommunity, please visit www.onecommunity.org.
Jane Passantino, Chief Marketing Officer