Reno, NV – August 4, 2008 — Engate Technology Corporation, a leading anti-spam supplier and pioneer of next generation network profiling anti-botnet security solutions, today announced the appointment of Tony Busa as Vice President of Worldwide Marketing and Business Development. Busa, brings to Engate 15 years of experience in leading global marketing organizations for some of the world’s foremost technology companies. Recognized for his leadership and ability to successfully execute compelling marketing programs, Busa will be responsible for growing the company's position in the burgeoning email security and anti-botnet market, and fostering the success of the award-winning Engate MailSentinel™ product line for large enterprises, service providers, and hardware and software OEMs.
“Tony is a proven, results-oriented marketing strategist with an outstanding ability to help companies identify new and expanding market opportunities," said Wil Cochran, CEO of Engate Technology. "As we expand our global presence and gear up for the next wave of growth, Tony’s impressive track record in leading world-class marketing programs will significantly strengthen Engate’s position as one of the dominant players in the anti-spam and anti-botnet security market. We welcome him to the team and look forward to utilizing his creativity and strategic marketing expertise to take our company to new heights." Based in Ottawa, Busa leads Engate’s worldwide marketing strategy, including branding, product marketing, channel marketing, demand creation, business development, public relations, and marketing communications. In his new role, Busa will be responsible for the development and execution of all Engate marketing programs designed to build brand equity, customer loyalty and market share, including efforts to capitalize on revenue-generating partner OEM strategies.
Focused on fostering trusted relationships with customers and cultivating opportunities in new market segments, Busa brings over 15 years experience with a diversity of industry-leading technology companies, including Sonus Networks, Atreus Systems, Nortel Networks, Cambrian Systems and Tundra Semiconductor. As Atreus Systems’ director of communications, Busa was responsible for developing and launching the company's worldwide communications and demand generation programs, leading to its acquisition by Sonus Networks. Prior to Atreus, Busa was instrumental in successfully implementing Cambrian Systems’ marketing and communications programs, leading to its acquisition by Nortel Networks.
“This is an exciting time to be joining Engate as we’re on the cusp of revolutionizing the messaging security and anti-botnet industry. I look forward to accelerating the company’s growth with compelling product, marketing and partner initiatives,” said Busa. “Engate’s impressive list of customers, rapid growth and innovative technology has made it an emerging leader in the email security market. I’m excited to be part of such a winning team and look forward to applying my experience in global strategic marketing to extend the reach of our innovative products and propel the business into the next phase of growth.”
About Engate Technology
Engate Technology Corporation is a leading provider of proactive anti-botnet and email security solutions for service providers and enterprises. The company also provides strategic partners with scalable and flexible OEM deployment models, including hardware appliance, hosted services and software, which can be licensed to security software, appliance, router, firewall, secure web gateway, intrusion prevention, unified threat management and managed service providers. The company‘s proactive network profiling technology is instantly aware of new computers that become members of botnets and stops the distribution of email-borne threats at the protocol level, before it reaches the enterprise gateway and has a chance to compromise IT resources, slow down network performance, and invade privacy. For more information, contact Engate at email@example.com, or visit the company’s website at www.engate.com.
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