CoreSite Dually Honored by Northern Virginia Technology Council

— CoreSite Named 2021 Northern Virginia Technology Council (NVTC) Tech 100 Company —

— CoreSite’s SVP of General Management Named 2021 NVTC Tech 100 Executive —

DENVER–(BUSINESS WIRE)–CoreSite Realty Corporation (NYSE:COR) (“CoreSite,” or the “Company”), a premier provider of secure, reliable, high-uptime data center campuses with high-performance cloud access and interconnection solutions across the U.S., has been honored as a 2021 NVTC Tech 100 Company. Juan Font, CoreSite’s SVP of General Management, was also selected as a 2021 NVTC Tech 100 Executive.

We are honored to have both CoreSite and Juan Font selected to the 2021 NVTC Tech 100 for innovative contributions and dynamic leadership to the Northern Virginia region’s tech evolution,” said Paul Szurek, CoreSite’s President and CEO. “CoreSite is proud of the highly interconnected Northern Virginia data center campus it has built over the past thirteen years. Over 350 of our enterprise and government customers rely on it to directly connect to all the major cloud providers to deploy secure, reliable and scalable multi-cloud hybrid IT solutions to future-proof their digital business.

The 2021 NVTC Tech 100 includes a roster of cutting-edge companies, executives, innovators, NextGen leaders and rising stars who are driving tech innovation, leading economic growth, and making a positive impact in the region. The final NVTC Tech 100 Award list comprises of 64 tech companies, 33 executives, and three emerging leaders – each consistently demonstrating dedication, vision and innovation.

While our nation continues to adapt to our new normal of living during a global pandemic, I am pleased that Virginia continues to be a leading tech hub of flourishing businesses and career opportunities. I am proud to announce that CoreSite and Juan Font are 2021 NVTC Tech 100 honorees. They are key contributors to making our region a vibrant and inclusive place to live, work and learn,” said Jennifer Taylor, president and CEO of NVTC.

About CoreSite

CoreSite Realty Corporation (NYSE:COR) delivers secure, high-uptime data center campuses with high-performance cloud access and interconnection solutions to a growing customer ecosystem across eight key North American markets. More than 1,370 of the world’s leading enterprises, network operators, cloud providers, and supporting service providers choose CoreSite to connect, protect and optimize their performance-sensitive data, applications and computing workloads. Our scalable, flexible solutions and 480+ dedicated employees consistently deliver unmatched data center options — all of which leads to a best-in-class customer experience and lasting relationships. For more information, visit www.CoreSite.com.

Forward Looking Statement

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Contacts

Megan Ruszkowski

Vice President of Marketing

720-446-2014

Megan.Ruszkowski@CoreSite.com

Kate Ruppe

Investor Relations Manager

303-222-7369

InvestorRelations@CoreSite.com