PEAK Resources Celebrates 25th Anniversary | Tech Scholarship
DENVER – March 22, 2016 – PEAK Resources, Inc., a Denver-based technology systems integrator, today announced the celebration of its 25th Anniversary and announced the PEAK Resources Scholarship for Technology, benefiting KIPP Denver Collegiate High School on KOA NewsRadio.
Privately held, PEAK provides consulting and professional services along with hardware and software products for medium to large organizations throughout the United States, with a specific focus in the Rocky Mountain Region.
Over the years, PEAK has received recognition for both industry and community achievements. For the past three years, PEAK has been named to Inc. Magazine’s 5000 Fastest Growing Companies in America. In 2013 PEAK was named A Colorado Company to Watch by ColoradoBiz Magazine, and in 2015 PEAK was named the Small Business Partner of the year by the Denver Public School Foundation. PEAK has also received numerous awards from companies such as IBM, NetApp and CISCO for innovation and performance.
Community is a key part of the culture at PEAK. In celebration of its 25th Anniversary, PEAK has committed to continuing its relationship with The Knowledge is Power Program (“KIPP”) Denver Collegiate High School, a Denver Public Schools Charter, through the PEAK Resources Scholarship for Technology. The scholarship program was started in 2011 and provides a four-year Scholarship and laptop to a deserving student from KIPP, which is located just minutes from PEAK’s corporate offices.
“25 years ago, we started out brokering used IBM mainframe hardware. Within 4 years we became a distributor and value-added reseller with IBM” said Vince DeRose, CEO and Founder. “Today, we are a much larger and more diverse organization, with clients all over the country. We have always been very community minded. One of our focus areas has been supporting educational programs within our community and we are excited to continue to enhance our scholarship program moving forward. Most importantly, I would like to thank our dedicated employees. We feel like PEAK is a great place to work. Our team has propelled PEAK’s growth and have been a major contributor to our community engagement through their volunteer efforts.” DeRose added.
The program will include a $2,500 per year scholarship for four years along with a new Laptop to assist the deserving student with their continued education beyond high school. A scholarship will be presented each year over the next 5 years.
ABOUT PEAK RESOURCES
Celebrating 25 years of business, PEAK Resources is a systems integrator specializing in providing technical expertise and design for enterprise IT solutions including servers, storage and networking. Founded in 1991, PEAK Resources’ core competencies include architectural design, consolidation, business resiliency, and cloud solutions. The PEAK Resources professional services and consulting group offers clients a vast range of consulting services required to implement technology-based business solutions.