SOURCE: AtHoc

April 21, 2008 08:30 ET

AtHoc Establishes New Public Sector Unit, Appoints Industry Veteran Dubhe Beinhorn to Lead Operations

New Unit Created to Manage Growing Demand for Network-Centric Emergency Notification Systems Across Federal Civilian, State and Local Government

BURLINGAME, CA--(Marketwire - April 21, 2008) - AtHoc, Inc., the pioneer and leader in network-centric emergency notification systems, today announced that Dubhe Beinhorn has joined the company as its vice president of operations for the public sector. She will oversee sales, business development and partner relationships for AtHoc's continued expansion within the federal civilian, state and local government sectors.

Ms. Beinhorn brings more than 25 years of sales and operations experience to AtHoc in federal, service provider and international markets. Prior to joining AtHoc, she served as vice president and general manager of Unisys Corporation's Federal Government Group, Systems and Technology practice, where she was responsible for the company's expansion of new business revenues and strategic partnerships. Prior to Unisys, she helped establish Juniper Federal Systems and served as its vice president, while growing the business to more than $100 million.

"To respond to the tremendous interest in AtHoc's network-centric emergency notification systems, we've formed this new group and selected a proven leader in the public sector to take charge of this new venture," said Guy Miasnik, president and CEO of AtHoc. "Dubhe is highly respected in the federal arena, having served in leadership positions at both Juniper Networks and Unisys. Her strong track record of working with both the customer and system integrator communities will be beneficial as we develop new opportunities."

"As the pioneer in network-centric emergency notification, AtHoc has a strong customer base and an outstanding reputation in the federal market along with a stellar team," said Beinhorn. "The market for emergency alerting systems is growing across all public sector segments, and I look forward to working with AtHoc and expanding our footprint."

Ms. Beinhorn's career began in 1980 with Xerox Corp., and she has served in numerous executive sales, marketing and management positions including: general manager of the SafeNet Products Division of SafeNet Corp.; vice president of international sales with Netrix Corp.; and account executive at N.E.T. Inc. and Contel. Ms. Beinhorn received a Bachelor of Science degree in business administration from Roanoke College.

About AtHoc

AtHoc is a recognized leader in providing enterprise-class, network-centric emergency notification systems to military, government and commercial organizations for physical security, force protection and personnel accountability. Millions of end users worldwide, in organizations such as the U.S. Air Force, U.S. Army, U.S. Navy, Hawaii State Civil Defense, U.S. Patent and Trademark Office, Boeing, PricewaterhouseCoopers and eBay, rely on AtHoc's unified management systems for their emergency alerting and critical communication needs. AtHoc has partnered with market leaders including Microsoft, Northrop Grumman, Cisco, Siemens, Avaya, Unisys and others to bring these notification solutions to the public and commercial markets.

For more information on AtHoc, please visit http://www.athoc.com.

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