On Oct. 30, Buddy Rizer, Director of Loudoun Economic Development, was honored as the first Data Center and Cloud Infrastructure Person of the Year by NVTC’s Data Center and Cloud Infrastructure Committee. Rizer has been instrumental in the growth of the data center and cloud industry in Loudoun County as well as establishing our Data Center Alley as the premier destination for data centers in the United States.
|From left: Jonathan Sharp of Latisys, Dulles Supervisor Matthew Letourneau, Jim Leach of Ragingwire Data Centers, Award Recipient Buddy Rizer of Loudoun Economic Development, and NVTC President and CEO Bobbie Kilberg.|
During a reception event at Lansdowne, the audience, which was primarily data center and cloud professionals, warmly celebrated Rizer’s work. Committee Chair