Evolve IP Chairman, Chief Executive Officer and Co-founder Guides Award-Winning Cloud Services Company from Start-up to Inc. 500 StatusWAYNE, Pa.— April 30th, 2013 – Evolve IP, The Cloud Services Company™, today announced that Thomas Gravina its Chairman, Chief Executive Officer and Co-founder has been nominated for Technology CEO of the Year by the Greater Philadelphia Alliance for Capital and Technologies (PACT). The prestigious award is given annually to the leader of a technology company who best demonstrates innovation, growth and perseverance.With his nomination, Mr. Gravina was recognized for numerous contributions to Evolve IP’s rise to become the one of the nation’s fastest-growing cloud services companies. Under his leadership, the company has become an Inc. 500 company, developed proprietary technologies and negotiated contracts with leading partners and resellers in the United States.“I am very honored to receive this nomination and be recognized along with other talented professionals who are true catalysts for technology growth and progress in this region of the country,” said Mr. Gravina. “The nomination would not be possible without the support of numerous people including my family and partners. I also want to express my thanks to the entire team at Evolve IP. Our organization performs at the highest level and I am incredibly proud of what we have accomplished.”In addition to this nomination, Evolve IP and its leadership has received numerous other awards including:• 2013 – 40 under 40, Scott Kinka CTO • 2012 – Inc. 500 • 2012 – TMC Cloud Computing Excellence Award • 2012 – AlwaysOn Global 250 Winner • 2012 – Emerging Technology Vendor by CRN and UBM Channel • 2012 – Philadelphia 100 • 2011 – Future 50 for High Growth • 2011 – Internet Telephony’s Excellence Award • 2011 – Venture Summit Mid-Atlantic 100 Top Private Companies • 2010 – Unified Communications’ Product of the Year • 2009 – Internet Telephony Magazine’s Product of the Year AwardPreviously Mr. Gravina co-founded ATX Communications and managed it from the early stages of inception into a publicly traded company operating across the U.S. with more than 2,300 employees and $350 million in annual revenue. He also has founded a private investment partnership with a track record of successful private equity investments across a variety of industries.ABOUT EVOLVE IP Evolve IP is The Cloud Services Company™. Designed from the beginning to provide organizations with a unified option for cloud services, Evolve IP enables decision-makers to migrate all or select IT technologies to its award-winning cloud platform. Evolve IP’s combination of security, stability, scalability and lower total cost of ownership makes its services fundamentally superior to outdated legacy systems and other cloud offerings. Today, over 100,000 of users around the world rely daily on Evolve IP for cloud services, including virtual servers, virtual desktops, disaster recovery, unified communications, contact centers, and more. Visit www.EvolveIP.net or http://blog.EvolveIP.net.