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cStor Selected for 2013 Utah Excellence Award by SBIEC

cStor Selected for 2013 Utah Excellence Award by SBIEC

gI_138702_sbieccStor was selected this year as a business that exemplifies excellence in their field; they have consistently demonstrated a high regard for upholding business ethics and company values.

Scottsdale, Ariz. October 15, 2013 – Small Business Institute for Excellence in Commerce (SBIEC) awarded cStor (Custom Storage Inc.) the Utah Excellence Award on October 3, 2013. Each year, the SBIEC panel identifies firms that have demonstrated excellence in their respective fields and achieved commercial recognition and cStor was selected this year as a business that exemplifies that distinguished accomplishment.

The SBIEC panel conducts business surveys and industry research every year to identify companies that have achieved demonstrable success in their local business environment and industry category. The businesses chosen are recognized as having enhanced the commitment and contribution of small businesses through service to their customers and community.

“We are honored to receive this award. It speaks to the outstanding efforts of our team and how well they have presented us in the Utah market. We are proud of them and their efforts.” said Larry Gentry, President & COO of cStor.

In a recent press release sent out by SBIEC they stated, “Custom Storage Inc has consistently demonstrated a high regard for upholding business ethics and company values. This recognition by SBIEC marks a significant achievement as an emerging leader within various competitors and is setting benchmarks that the industry should follow.” Read the full press release:

About cStor:

cStor helps companies strategize, create, and implement data center solutions that address business needs. Now more than ever, innovative clients know that IT can be a highly-impactful enabler of business transformation, cost reduction, and competitive advantage. cStor’s proven capabilities with key data center technologies provide clients with a fresh perspective, the ability to collaborate with recognized data center experts, and the confidence that goals will be met. cStor’s team dedicates significant amounts of time and energy to be proficient in data center technologies. Hundreds of clients understand this value proposition—they know a focused, collaborative relationship with a creative, knowledgeable partner delivers superior results.

The SBIEC is a leading authority on researching, evaluating and recognizing companies across a wide spectrum of industries that meet its stringent standards of excellence. It has spearheaded the idea of independent enterprise and entrepreneurial growth allowing businesses of all sizes to be recognized locally and encouraged globally.

Particular emphasis is given to meeting and exceeding industry benchmarks for customer service, product quality and ethical practices. Industry-leading standards and practices have been developed and implementation of the same has been pioneered by the dedicated efforts of the business community and commerce leadership.

More information on SBIEC can be found at

    About Larry Gentry
    Larry Gentry is responsible for providing clients with innovative cybersecurity, infrastructure and cloud solutions for the healthcare, manufacturing, government, education, retail, insurance and utility industries. His business acumen and management expertise stem from years of senior level leadership and high-tech management experience with companies such as Kroger, Kohl’s department stores and Shopko. Larry attended Lewis and Clark College along with Mt. Hood Community College prior to beginning his management career and holds multiple industry certifications. Larry has been involved with the Desert Southwest Chapter of the Alzheimer’s Association since 2008, holding past roles of Board Chair, Walk Chair and currently leads their efforts for corporate engagement and sponsorship.
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