Zayo 9-member board of directors includes 4 women

Zayo Group Holdings, Inc. (NYSE: ZAYO) received national and regional recognition last week for gender balance on its board of directors, the company said.

With four women on its nine-member board, Zayo´s board is more than 40 percent female, which puts Zayo in the top echelon of companies nationwide.

The Women´s Forum of New York, the city´s premier organization of women leaders, recognized Zayo as one of 43 companies on the S&P500 and Fortune 1000 meeting this threshold at “Breakfast of Corporate Champions” event. Held November 14, the breakfast brought together corporate leaders and media personalities to recognize the nation´s leaders.

On November 15, the Women´s Leadership Foundation, a Colorado organization that works to place women on corporate and community boards, recognized Zayo with the Corporate Salute award. Zayo is one of five public companies in Colorado with four or more women on its boards.

Zayo Group Holdings provides communications infrastructure services, including fiber and bandwidth connectivity, colocation and cloud infrastructure to the world´s businesses. For more information, visit