Chapter Meetings


December 2012 7×24 Exchange Central Virginia Meeting Recap

Posted on December 18th, by admin in Chapter Meetings. No Comments

The Winter 2012 7×24 Exchange Central Virginia Chapter meeting was held at the QTS Data Center in Sandston, Virginia on December 4.  A total of 120 industry professionals attended the event and included notable representatives from Capital One, The Federal Reserve Bank, State of Virginia – Secretary of Technology Office, Bank of America and Anthem.  Numerous construction companies, consulting engineers and mission critical suppliers also participated making it the largest meeting in the chapters history.

Our guest speaker was Christopher Johnston, Senior Vice President and Chief Engineer for Syska’s National Critical Facilities Team, who spoke about Future Trends in Data Centers.  Download Christopher’s presentation slideshow deck (Note: This is a 5 MB File).

We’d like to thank our lunch sponsors, QTS Data Centers and DPR Construction, whom provided a gourmet lunch catered through Panera Bread.  The tour that QTS provided was very impressive and the the … Read More »


Inaugural 7×24 Central Virginia Event Recap

Posted on November 6th, by admin in Chapter Meetings. No Comments

The inaugural 7×24 Exchange Central Virginia Chapter meeting on September 19 was a huge success. A total of 60 industry professionals attending the event which was hosted at the Peak 10 data center. Robert Cassiliano, Chairman & CEO of 7×24 Exchange International, welcomed the new chapter and spoke about our involvement locally and at the national level. Read more…


PDI Energizes Virginia’s Top Industry Knowledge Exchange

Posted on September 13th, by admin in Chapter Meetings, Press Releases. No Comments

Leader in Mission-Critical Power Distribution Equipment Participates in Formation of Central Virginia 7×24 Exchange Chapter

Richmond, Virginia – September 13, 2012 – Energizing local presence of the market’s leading knowledge exchange for those who design, build, operate and maintain key enterprise information infrastructures, Power Distribution, Inc. (PDI) today announced their participation in the founding of Central Virginia’s 7×24 Exchange Chapter. PDI is a Smiths Interconnect business and leading provider of mission-critical power distribution equipment for data centers, alternative energy, industrial and commercial power markets. 

“7×24 Exchange International is excited about the formation of the Central Virginia Chapter. Virginia has a high concentration of data centers and companies operating these data centers will benefit greatly from the education, … Read More »


Video: Inaugural 7×24 Exchange Central Virginia Chapter Meeting

Posted on September 12th, by admin in Chapter Meetings, Videos. No Comments

Our chapter President, Eric Layman, would like to invite you to attend our inaugural meeting at the Peak 10 data center.  More Information.