Site5 is a global webhosting company founded in 1999 with a workforce operating in over a dozen worldwide cities from New York to Sydney and beyond. The goal behind starting an international web host like Site5 was to offer hosting solutions close to major markets around the world. All of the servers at Site5 are strategically located throughout the US and in major cities thought the world in order for website owners to offer quicker connection speeds to their core constituency.
The Site5 team is headed by co-owners and founders Ben Welch-Bolen and Joel Brown, both of whom have over a decade under their belts managing large hosting projects. The support staff for Site5 works remotely in different locations so they can help customers in North America, Europe, or Asia.As a leading web host brand Site5 is a Safe Harbor certified company by the US Department of Commerce. This means that they are held to the highest standards possible for a US company in terms of consumer privacy and data protection.
Because Site5 is concerned about the environment and the effects of global warming they have made great strides in the past few years to become one of the greenest hosting companies online. Though a partnership with MokuGift and the UN Environment Program Site5 plants a tree for every new hosting account opened. In addition to the tree program, Site5 also uses the latest in server cooling technology in order to reduce its carbon footprint.
With a proven track record over the past 12 years, a commitment to corporate-social responsibility and a highly motivated workforce the future looks bright for Site5 as a web hosting provider of choice.