Switch has announced that it has entered into an exclusive agency agreement with CBRE. CBRE will be the exclusive broker of Switch’s Tier 5 Platinum® colocation data centers at its PRIME campus locations in Atlanta, Grand Rapids, Tahoe-Reno, and Las Vegas. The agreement brings the global commercial real estate services of CBRE to Switch’s strategic expansion and deployment across the U.S.
“Switch’s data centers are designed, built and operated at an industry leading standard. They are also extremely well connected and upon completion of the Atlanta campus, will be strategically located within reach of much of the U.S. population, resulting in low latency,” said Tim Huffman, senior vice president of data center solutions for the Atlanta region, CBRE. “With our market insight and global reach, we are confident that this portfolio will generate strong demand from enterprise users.”
CBRE’s powerful network of over 450 offices worldwide in more than 100 countries presents a tremendous alliance for Switch to continue to attract the world’s leading companies to its data center ecosystems. CBRE will also deploy a highly specialized team of data center brokers to collocate business users at Switch’s world-renowned,100% renewably powered data centers.
“The alliance with CBRE provides a vast sales and marketing network that will expand Switch’s already robust sales pipeline to reach more enterprise corporations who seek to house their mission-critical data in the world’s highest-rated data centers,” said Missy Young, chief information officer, Switch.