About Park Place Technologies

Providing Third Party Hardware Maintenance and Support

Since 1991, Park Place Technologies has provided an alternative to post-warranty storage, server, and networking hardware maintenance for IT data centers. Supporting more than 7,500 organizations in over 95 countries, Park Place Technologies offers an exceptional customer experience, superior service delivery, and an operational advantage for businesses ranging from government, higher education, and healthcare institutions to cloud service providers, SMB and Fortune 500 companies.

Park Place Technologies is one of the fastest-growing technology companies in the nation with the awards to prove it.

Park Place Technologies' History

January 1991
Founded
Park Place Technologies was founded in Cleveland, Ohio called Park Place International by Dan Grajzl and John Warcaba.
May 2004
Ed Kenty Becomes CEO
Ed Kenty steps in as CEO.
December 2006
Wins the Weatherhead 100 Award
The Weatherhead 100 award is presented to the top 100 successful businesses in Northeast Ohio whose net sales surpass $1 million.
December 2007
Wins the Weatherhead 100 Award for 2007
Park Place wins the Weatherhead 100 award for the second year in a row.
December 2008
Wins the Weatherhead 100 Award for 2008
Park Place ranks again on the Weatherhead 100 list for the third year in a row.
December 2009
Wins the 2009 Weatherhead 100 Award
Park Place Technologies places on the Weatherhead 100 list for the fourth year in a row.
December 2010
Wins the 2010 Weatherhead 100 Award
Park Place Technologies places on the Weatherhead 100 list for the fifth year in a row.
March 2010
Park Place International Re-branded as Park Place Technologies
Park Place International forms Park Place Technologies to focus solely on data center hardware maintenance. Ed Kenty resumes position as CEO.
September 2010
Park Place Technologies Wins the NorthCoast 99 Award
The NorthCoast 99 award is presented to the top 99 greatest places to work in Northeast Ohio.
September 2011
Park Place Technologies Wins the 2011 NorthCoast 99 Award
Park Place wins the NorthCoast 99 award for the second year in a row.
December 2011
Wins the 2011 Weatherhead 100 Award
Wins the 2011 Weatherhead 100 Award for the sixth year in a row.
December 2012
Westview Capital Partners Acquires Park Place Technologies
Westview becomes primary investment firm to expand business.
December 2012
Wins the 2012 Weatherhead 100 Award
Wins the 2012 Weatherhead 100 Award for the seventh year in a row.
July 2013
Denver Office Opening
Office opening in Denver, Colorado to focus on the western region of North America.
August 2013
Wins the Inc. 5000 Award
Park Place wins the Inc. 5000 award which ranks companies according to percentage revenue growth over a three-year period.
April 2014
Acquires Cycom
Park Place Technologies acquires the Data Center division of Canada's Cycom to expand maintenance services throughout North America.
August 2014
Wins the 2014 Inc. 5000 Award
Park Place wins the 2014 Inc. 5000 award for the second year in a row.
December 2014
Wins the 2014 Weatherhead 100 Award
Wins the Weatherhead 100 Award for the eighth time.
May 2015
UK Office Opening
The UK office opens in Canary Wharf, London to help expand Park Place's global footprint throughout Europe.
August 2015
Wins the 2015 Inc. 5000 Award
Park Place ranks on the Inc. 5000 list ranking at #4734.
December 2015
GTCR Acquires Park Place Technologies from Westview Capital Partners
GTCR acquires Park Place Technologies to further economic growth and aid in global expansion of third-party maintenance services.
December 2015
Wins the 2015 Weatherhead 100 Award
Wins the Weatherhead 100 Award for the ninth time.
August 2016
Denver Office Expansion
Park Place's new Colorado office expansion opened to allow growing team expanding data center maintenance and support throughout the Western U.S.
August 2016
Wins 2016 Inc. 5000 Award
Park Place wins the Inc. 5000 award for the fourth year in a row jumping 1,705 spots on the list.
September 2016
Acquires Com-Com
Park Place Technologies acquires Com-Com, Ltd. in London, England to further expand their global footprint.
September 2016
NorthCoast 99
Won the NC99 award for the 7th year in a row.
November 2016
Park Place Acquires Ardent Support Technologies
Park Place Technologies acquires Ardent Support Technologies in Dover, New Hampshire to expand Level 3 services to organizations.
November 2016
Singapore Office Opening
The first office location opens in Singapore to expand offerings throughout Asia and Oceania regions.
December 2016
Wins the 2016 Weatherhead 100 Award
Recognized for the Weatherhead 100 Award for the tenth time.
April 2017
Germany Office Opening
Park Place opens a new office location in Frankfurt, Germany.
May 2017
Park Place Acquires Prestige Systems
Park Place Technologies acquires UK-based Prestige Systems to further expand data center service offerings in Europe.