MassTLC Welcomes National Telecommunications Company CenturyLink as a Global Sponsor
BOSTON, Mass., February 4, 2015 –
Mass Technology Leadership Council (MassTLC), a leading technology association and premier network for technology executives, announced today that the third largest U.S. telecommunications company, CenturyLink, has joined the organization as a Global Sponsor, a category that includes companies such as IBM, HP, Rocket Software, Microsoft and other notable brands in the technology sector.
“We are thrilled to have CenturyLink come on board as a Global Sponsor and show their commitment to the region’s technology community. Their strong reputation for leadership in the areas of cloud infrastructure and hosted IT solutions will help to enhance the value of our Cloud Cluster community and beyond,” said Tom Hopcroft, President and CEO of MassTLC.
“MassTLC is a leader in this region in connecting thought leadership together in the technology industry and we are excited CenturyLink will be a part of this organization,” said Boston based Gary Sloper, Area Vice President of Solution Engineering and Operations. “Our goal is to help give back to the local community by serving as a stewardship resource in areas such as Cloud which has multiple definitions to various organizations.”
CenturyLink is the third largest telecommunications company in the United States and is recognized as a leader in the network services market by technology industry analyst firms. The company is a global leader in cloud infrastructure and hosted IT solutions for enterprise customers. CenturyLink provides data, voice and managed services in local, national and select international markets through its high-quality advanced fiber optic network and multiple data centers for businesses and consumers. The company also offers advanced entertainment services under the CenturyLink® Prism™ TV and DIRECTV brands. Headquartered in Monroe, La., CenturyLink is an S&P 500 company and is included among the Fortune 500 list of America’s largest corporations. For more information, visit www.centurylink.com
About Mass Technology Leadership Council
The Mass Technology Leadership Council (MassTLC) is the region's leading technology association and the premier network for tech executives, entrepreneurs, investors and policy leaders. MassTLC's purpose is to accelerate innovation by connecting people from across the technology landscape, providing access to industry-leading content and ideas and offering a platform for visibility for member companies and their interests. For more information on MassTLC, visit www.masstlc.org