SOURCE: Kerio Technologies, Inc.

November 22, 2009 09:00 ET

Kerio Appoints Industry Veteran Pavel Suk as Vice President of Engineering

Accomplished Leader Brings Solid Track Record of Technology Innovation and Operational Expertise

SAN JOSE, CA--(Marketwire - November 22, 2009) - Kerio Technologies, Inc., a leading provider of Internet security and messaging solutions, today announced that Pavel Suk has joined the company's executive management team as vice president of Engineering. Bringing more than twenty years of engineering expertise, Suk is responsible for driving the product strategy and leading the engineering efforts of Kerio's security and messaging product lines. In this role he will manage a fast-growing team of more than 70 engineers based in the company's Pilsen office in the Czech Republic.

"Pavel Suk joins Kerio from one of the world's great technology companies, Sun Microsystems, where he led Sun's Prague Engineering Center. His decision to join Kerio is a testament to our success and potential as a company," said Scott Schreiman, CEO of Kerio. "Pavel's experience, expertise and enthusiasm will take Kerio's products to the next level, making our solutions more valuable for our customers and partners worldwide. We are excited to have him on board and look forward to his contributions to the company."

"It is clear that Kerio has exceptional technology and dedicated teams of engineers, and I look forward to working with them," said Pavel Suk, vice president of Engineering for Kerio Technologies. "The company has a loyal global following in the SMB market, and I am excited to be a part of Kerio's tremendous potential and growth."

Prior to joining Kerio, Suk spent the last nine years at Sun Microsystems helping design and develop NetBeans and Forte Tools solutions. Since 2005, he was the director of the Prague Engineering Center at Sun Microsystems Czech Republic. He led multiple development teams in major engineering locations (US, Czech Republic, Russia) and managed the growth of the team from 150 to 300 engineers. Suk was awarded special recognition for his superior leadership skills and driving global location strategy for engineering at Sun.

Before joining Sun Microsystems, Suk developed software at COMPU-SHACK. He holds an M.A. in Computer Science from the Czech Technical University.

About Kerio Technologies, Inc.

Innovating in Internet security since 1997, Kerio Technologies, Inc. provides Internet messaging and firewall software for small-to-medium sized businesses and organizations worldwide. Kerio is headquartered in San Jose, California, and has offices in New York, Germany, the United Kingdom, the Czech Republic and Russia. Kerio is a member of CalConnect, a calendaring and scheduling consortium; a premier member of the Apple Developer Connection; and a Microsoft Gold Certified Partner. Kerio has more than 4,400 business partners in 108 countries. Technology partners include McAfee, Inc. (NYSE: MFE), eSoft, Inc., and Notify Technology Corporation (OTCBB: NTFY). For more information, please visit

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