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HostPapa, one of the fastest-growing web hosting companies in the world, acquires PacificHost

BURLINGTON, ON, September 16, 2019 – HostPapa, Inc., a leading Canadian internet company that specializes in web hosting solutions and services for small to medium businesses (SMBs), has announced the acquisition of the web hosting brand PacificHost, previously owned by Add2Net, Inc, alongside other supporting brands.

Founded in 1999 as part of the Add2Net product portfolio, PacificHost positioned itself as a viable alternative for affordable web hosting and online solutions with its customer base largely based in the United States. Other assets included in the acquisition are Lunarpages,, Santa Barbara Web Hosting, and

Finalizing this key acquisition strengthens HostPapa's ability to bring affordable, powerful business solutions to its customers in the United States and beyond. It represents a step forward in fulfilling a vision of combining companies with shared goals and maximizing their potential to the benefit of all stakeholders.

Commenting on the acquisition, HostPapa CEO, Jamie Opalchuk said, "We're excited about the possibilities that this acquisition brings to HostPapa, including strengthening our position in the United States.”

Chad Riddle, Add2Net's CEO said, "Add2Net was in on the ground floor of the web hosting industry in 1999. We've evolved and learned with this dynamic industry and have built profound expertise on how to provide top-quality service as well as the ability to offer market-leading products to our clientele. We are pleased to sell these brands to a company that will continue to provide the highest quality service for the unique needs of this segment of the industry.”

HostPapa will prioritize upgrading all the newly acquired customers' infrastructure along with enhancing their current support coverage and potential portfolio of services.

About Add2Net

Add2Net is a 20+ years homegrown Dedicated, VPS, and Exchange hosting provider that is committed to server and network uptime, better-than-best performance hosting, managed services that perfectly match your needs, as well as an invincible 24/7/365 US support and engineering team of nerdy ninjas ready to transform your infrastructure to a secure-scalable-flexible future!

About HostPapa

HostPapa ( based in Burlington, Ontario, Canada, is a web hosting and cloud-based service provider to small businesses across the globe. HostPapa's commitment is to provide a complete array of enterprise-grade solutions to every small business owner. These services, traditionally out of reach to smaller businesses, are offered in a one-stop-shop, making it quick and easy for customers to select the services they need to grow their business. HostPapa backs these offerings with 24-7 award-winning multi-lingual customer support provided by the PapaSquad team of experts.

Contact info:
Name: David Mimila
Address: 115 George Street, Suite 511, Oakville, ON, L6J 0A2, Canada
Phone: 905-315-3455, ext. 722