We wanted to be part of the solution...and we certainly hope we can inspire other companies to adopt similar policies and have this become a trend.
PARSIPPANY, N.J. (PRWEB) August 26, 2020
COLOTRAQ, the foremost global sourcing advisory firm and master agency for data center infrastructure and cloud services, announced today that it will be recognizing Election Day as a paid company holiday. The company reported that this is being done not only to make voting easier for its staff but to also potentially inspire other businesses to consider adopting similar policies.
“Regardless of where you are politically, I think everyone can agree that high voter turnout is critical to our democracy,” said Dany Bouchedid, COLOTRAQ’s Founder & CEO. “We wanted to be part of the solution however small the direct impact might be and we certainly hope we can inspire other companies to adopt similar policies and have this become a trend," continued Bouchedid.
According to the Pew Research Center, the United States ranks 26th out of 32 developed countries in percentage of voter turnout at around 56%. The leading countries on that list regularly see upwards of 90% of their voting age population turnout to vote.
COLOTRAQ is the foremost global sourcing advisory firm and master agency for colocation, managed hosting, cloud and related network services. Since 1999, COLOTRAQ has been helping find data center infrastructure solutions for businesses and institutions worldwide through its unrivaled network of over 400 service providers, 200 of which provide cloud services, in over 1,300 cities across 140 countries and territories. COLOTRAQ can instantly match customer requirements from a single rack to thousands of square feet of data center space along with managed hosting, cloud-based infrastructure, cybersecurity and network services.