Columbus, Ohio – (COMMERCIAL THREAD) – Vertiv, formerly Emerson Network Power, has announced plans to open an office in Colorado to serve as the company’s new center of excellence for software and data analysis. The IT infrastructure solutions provider’s new center, located in the planned Centerra community in Loveland, Colo., Is expected to open in August and will help Vertiv better serve customers globally and provide a hub for customers. from the west coast.
The expansion is also part of Vertiv’s drive to develop a smart ecosystem for its customers. The center will focus on using new predictive analytics solutions and cloud-based tools to help customers optimize the performance of their critical data center infrastructure and conserve energy.
“As Vertiv, in partnership with our customers, is breaking new ground in the critical IT infrastructure space, we are excited to open our new Center of Excellence for Software and Data Analytics to improve our service offerings for our customers around the world, ”said Tarek Maguid, Director of Operations at Vertiv. “We would like to thank the State of Colorado, the City of Loveland and McWHINNEY, the developer of Centerra, for their warm welcome, and we look forward to hiring high-energy professionals whose passion is to deliver the desired results to clients. ”
Vertiv plans to hire around 50 new employees for the office, while around 50 current employees will also move there, including several local employees from recently acquired Geist. Most employees will have training in data science, software development, firmware design, and management systems, but Vertiv will hire professionals in other office roles as well.
“Vertiv is a great addition to Colorado’s thriving tech infrastructure ecosystem,” said Stephanie Copeland, executive director of the Colorado Office of Economic Development (OEDIT). “The engineering, programming and leadership jobs they bring to Loveland benefit the region, while Colorado’s highly skilled talent will benefit Vertiv’s diverse and well-known customer base. The choice of location underscores Vertiv’s value in terms of proximity to markets and density of higher education institutions in Colorado.
The modern-style office, located in Centerra, an award-winning 3,000-acre masterplan community, is located in northern Colorado’s fastest growing region and will join a mix of commercial, commercial and residential amenities that benefit a system of natural trails, public transport and a new pre-K to 9e
quality STEAM school. Vertiv will lease the 19,000 square foot one-storey office space from McWHINNEY.
“Welcoming a company of Vertiv’s stature to our Centerra business community marks an important milestone as we continue to expand our impact in the northern Colorado region,” said Ashley Stiles, vice president of development for the north from Colorado at McWHINNEY. “Home to more than 150 companies and 8,000 employees, Centerra provides an environment focused on business success and employee retention. We are honored to support Vertiv’s expansion in Colorado.
For more information on Vertiv technologies and services, visit www.VertivCo.com.
Vertiv designs, builds and maintains critical infrastructure that enables mission-critical applications for data centers, communications networks, and commercial and industrial facilities. Formerly Emerson Network Power, Vertiv supports the growing mobile computing and cloud markets with a portfolio of energy, heat and infrastructure management solutions, including Chloride®, Liebert®, NetSure ™ and Trellis™ brands. For more information visit VertivCo.com.
Centerra, an award-winning 3,000-acre planned community located in Loveland in the heart of northern Colorado, is a McWHINNEY development that was built on the belief that nature balances urban planning. As a community designed to improve all aspects of life, Centerra integrates neighborhoods with recreation, the arts, shopping and dining, business opportunities, and medical services. Centerra offers northern Colorado’s premier lifestyle hub, The Promenade Shops at Centerra; UCHealth – Medical Center of The Rockies, a state-of-the-art LEED gold-certified 166-bed regional hospital and The Marketplace at Centerra, one of the largest contiguous shopping centers in northern Colorado. This unique community is also home to the High Plains Environmental Center, which oversees 275 acres of wetlands, open spaces, and reservoirs within Centerra, and Chapungu Sculpture Park, a 26-acre park with over 80 stone sculptures. Centerra, named Development of the Year by the Colorado Chapter of the National Association of Industrial & Office Properties (NAIOP), embodies McWHINNEY’s goal of creating great places and awesome experiences for people. For more information visit www.centerra.com.