For Immediate Release


Dunmore, PA - February 6, 2014

One of the industries’ largest providers and the leader in affordable, advanced infrastructure and managed services for enterprises of all sizes announces the appointment of a cloud pioneer, JW Ray as President and Chief Executive Officer.

BurstNET has appointed JW Ray as the company's CEO effective January 4th, 2014. The previous CEO, Shawn Arcus will be heading up world-wide sales for the company. Prior to joining BurstNET, JW Ray was the co-founder and Chief Operating officer of, a world-wide leader in cloud based Learning Management Systems. was acquired by Taleo, an Oracle company, in October of 2010. Mr. Ray also currently serves as the Managing Member of Backlog Capital, a venture debt fund, that focuses on the cloud industry.

“I’m privileged to now lead BurstNET, a pioneer in the cloud infrastructure space since 1997. The brand, people, and infrastructure here create a solid foundation to further
build upon. My goal is to ensure our clients' needs are met, their goals exceeded and that BurstNET is the most client centric thought leader in the industry. These tenets will drive BurstNET’s products and services each and every day.” said JW Ray, newly appointed President and CEO of BurstNET.

About BurstNET:
BurstNET Technologies, Inc. is a world-wide leader in Web Hosting and Internet Solutions. The privately held company, based in North-Eastern Pennsylvania, services clientele in over 100 countries around the world and has been appointed to the Inc. 500. BurstNET® established itself in the industry prior to the explosion of the Web Hosting market. The company has experienced exceptional growth and currently hosts 10,000+
Dedicated Servers and Colocated machines, 20,000+ Virtual Private Servers (VPS), and millions of websites.

For more information about BurstNET, please visit or email [email protected]

Director of Marketing
[email protected]