Hostway Corporation

Hostway Corporation

August 7th, 2007

Hostway is a multinational web hosting company headquartered in Chicago founded in 1998. It provides individuals, small- to medium-sized businesses and large corporations with hosting services for web sites, databases and business applications in addition to Internet marketing and web design services. Hostway Corporation serves more than 600,000 customers worldwide. Major clients include: Coca-Cola, Disney, McGraw-Hill, Sony/BMG, Wrigley Company, Hershey’s and Fox News Channel.

After building up the company’s customer base in the Chicago area and throughout the United States the company launched Hostway Korea. This would serve as the beginning of a much larger push towards its globalization of web hosting services.

Today Hostway operates data centers and offices in:

  • Chicago, Illinois
  • Tampa, Florida
  • Austin, Texas
  • Vancouver, British Columbia
  • London, United Kingdom
  • Paris, France
  • Amsterdam, Netherlands
  • Antwerp, Belgium
  • Frankfurt, Germany
  • Hanover, Germany
  • Sydney, Australia
  • Mumbai, India
  • Seoul, South Korea
  • Bucharest, Romania
  • Ft. Lauderdale, Florida
  • El Segundo, California

In April 2007, Hostway announced the acquisition of Affinity Internet. Affinity Internet Inc. is headquartered in Fort Lauderdale, Florida with approximately 300 employees, and has been guiding businesses to web success since 1996.

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