Baris Joins Hanley as U.S. Sales Director

Hanley Energy has hired Michael Baris as its director of sales.

The company, which provides power management services to data centers and has developed a line of containerized data centers, established its first U.S. office in Ashburn in March. Baris is expected to expand the Irish company’s reach in America, putting particular focus on developing the firm’s Powerlink+ turnkey data center monitoring system and its Powerhive micro data centers.

“Mike is a well-respected individual who will be a great asset as Hanley Energy continues to establish its presence in the U.S. market serving the data center and IT managed service companies,” stated Dennis Nordon,Hanley Energy’s co-founder and vice president.

Baris spent his early years in the data center arena with Abovenet and led the East Coast sales team at Digital Realty before moving to business development roles at managed hosting provider Conscious Networks and internet provider Atlantech Online.

“We are proud of our accomplishments within the data center community,” Nordon said. “Mike’s strong relationships gives us the opportunity to continue our growth.”

Baris can be contacted at

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