For the second year in a row, Tom Myers, Regional Vice President of Sales & General Manager at ViaWest, has been named one of Dallas-Fort Worth's most influential leaders by D CEO. The Dallas 500 is a special print edition of D CEO that celebrates the most infuential leaders in North Texas. It is the result of a year-long research initiative from the editors of D CEO, compiling a list based on extensive contacts in local business circles and hundreds of interviews. "We are thrilled - but not surprised - that once again, Tom Myers is being recognized for his continued excellence as one of the most powerful executives in the Dallas Fort-Worth region," said Nancy Phillips, president & CEO of ViaWest. "Tom is as dedicated to his clients as he is to the Dallas community and we are proud to have him represent ViaWest to all of North Texas." "I'm honored to be named one of Dallas-Fort Worth's most influential leaders by D CEO for the second year in a row," said Myers. "I consider myself lucky to work with such incredible clients and colleagues in this vibrant, exciting community." ViaWest operates a total of eight data centers across Texas, employing more than 64 locally and serving hundreds of businesses throughout the state. ViaWest supports several local nonprofits through program sponsorship, board leadership and employee volunteerism: National Autism Association, Susan G. Komen for the Cure, as well as the Austin and Dallas chapters of HIMSS. About ViaWestViaWest is a leading Hybrid IT Solutions provider offering cloud, colocation, compliance services and security solutions, and is a wholly-owned subsidiary of Shaw Communications Inc. (NYSE: SJR). With more than 17 years of experience, 30 North American data centers and multiple cloud nodes, ViaWest offers IT and infrastructure solutions that solve business challenges while balancing cost, scalability and security requirements. ViaWest delivers tailored solutions designed for maximum reliability and flexibility backed by our 100% uptime commitment. For additional information on ViaWest, please visit www.viawest.com or call 877-448-9378. Follow ViaWest on LinkedIn and Twitter.