Global Capacity Named Finalist for Company of the Year

Light Reading Recognizes Global Capacity’s Record Growth and Achievements in 2013

Global CapacityChicago, IL, USA, 05/12/2014Global Capacity, the leading network connectivity company, announces today that it has been named a finalist in the Company of the Year (Private) category by Light Reading for the 2014 Leading Lights Awards.

The Leading Lights Awards are the next-generation communications industry’s most coveted honor.  Light Reading’s reputation for fiercely independent analysis of products and companies it covers makes this one of the most credible and authoritative awards programs in the industry.

“Global Capacity is honored to be recognized among leading carriers and service providers,” states Jack Lodge, President of Global Capacity.  “Global Capacity’s growth and achievements are driven by both service provider and enterprise customers who recognize the value of a network marketplace model in lowering operating costs, reducing time to market and increasing revenue opportunities.”

Global Capacity’s One Marketplace eliminates the complexity and inefficiency found in the access network market by combining an aggregated, interconnected, physical network with a cloud application that automates the design, pricing, ordering, delivery and maintenance of access network services.  In 2013, Global Capacity had 17.4% growth in revenue, achieving significant expansion of product and network infrastructure. 

“Today, there is no other company that uses innovative software automation, big data analytics combined with physical network interconnectivity in order to buy and sell access network services.  By creating a “marketplace” where customers and suppliers connect, Global Capacity simplifies the procurement of Network Services meeting growing demand for global network services.”  

To learn more about Global Capacity and its award-winning One Marketplace platform, visit

Award winners will be announced on Tuesday, June 17, at the Leading Lights Awards dinner at The Adler Planetarium in Chicago coinciding with the inaugural Light Reading’s Big Telecom Event (BTE).  Global Capacity invites you to attend the Big Telecom Event as our guest, click here to register.

About Global Capacity 
Global Capacity is the marketplace of networks, delivering ubiquitous network connectivity solutions via its industry-leading platform, One Marketplace. One Marketplace eliminates the complexity and inefficiency of a fragmented network market by combining an aggregated, interconnected physical network with a unique Cloud application that automates the design, pricing, ordering, delivery, and maintenance of network solutions. One Marketplace provides cost-effective, high-performance network solutions that support the exploding bandwidth requirements driven by the Cloud, mobility and globalization for wholesale and enterprise customers. Additional information can be found at or by connecting with Global Capacity on Twitter and LinkedIn.


Ilissa Miller
iMiller Public Relations for Global Capacity
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Mary Stanhope
Vice President of Product and Marketing, Global Capacity
Tel: +1 781 902 5216