The Children's Home Café Night – Coordinated by Ascent Data
Parents, families and staff at the Children's Home & Lemieux Family Center enjoyed a break from it all at a café night, coordinated by Ascent Data. Attendees enjoyed coffee and pastries courtesy of Oakmont Bakery and chair massages by Becky Celender, a Licensed Massage Therapist from The Pittsburgh Center for Health and Healing.
Parents, patients and staff enjoyed music, provided by Joe and Roni Caruso, at The Children's Home & Lemieux Family Center’s Café Night.
RIDC Business Alliance
Ascent Data is an active member and was instrumental in the formation of the RIDC Business Alliance group in 2010. The group consists of corporate business members in RIDC Park, O’Hara Township. Through the RIDC Alliance, members network and work together for advocacy, quality of environment and group-purchasing power.
Proud Supporter of the Pittsburgh Technology Council
Ascent Data is a member of the Pittsburgh Technology Council and has been an annual sponsor of the CIO of the Year awards. In 2012, Ascent Data nominated client, Ruth DeLost-Wylie, CIO of Peoples Natural Gas, who proved victorious as the winner of the Enterprise category.
Congratulations to Ruth DeLost-Wylie, CIO of the Year
As Senior VP and CIO at Peoples Natural Gas, Ruth DeLost-Wylie led her team through the design and implementation of 72 systems in less than 18 months along with the creation of the supporting infrastructure - including voice and data networks. Ruth was responsible for hiring an entirely new IT staff, the development of requirements for every business process, the coordination of design, coding and testing, and the selection and control of numerous vendors and service providers.
"The overall effort to bring Peoples Natural Gas back to Pittsburgh was a massive undertaking. We selected Ascent Data because they were the best fit, having an excellent facility and staff to host our critical IT infrastructure when we needed it. Ascent Data offered a secure SSAE 16 data center, an exceptional technical staff and the full services of a 24x7x365 Network Operations Center. We counted on Ascent Data and they delivered."
– Ruth DeLost-Wylie, Senior VP and CIO
Ascent Data Car Show Open House
Ascent Data's Summer cook out, car show and open house showcases its state-of-the-art data center and one-of-a-kind vintage cars. Ascent Data clients, partners and representatives from neighboring RIDC park businesses stop by for a cookout lunch and to join in the fun.