SOURCE: BioPassword

May 14, 2007 08:00 ET

BioPassword Strengthens Management Team

Innovators of Multi-Factor Authentication Software Hire Former Watchguard Executive Keith Clements as VP of Client Services

SEATTLE, WA -- (MARKET WIRE) -- May 14, 2007 -- BioPassword, Inc., the leader in software-only strong authentication, today announced the addition of industry veteran Keith Clements as vice president of client services. In his role, Clements will oversee product-related support for BioPassword's growing partner and customer base as well as the company's field teams. He will report directly to BioPassword CEO Mark Upson.

Clements was one of the pioneers at Watchguard (formerly Seattle Software Labs), and is credited with successfully growing the company's customer operations worldwide. In addition to his tenure at Watchguard, Clements brings more than 17 years of experience in high-tech operations and customer service management.

"We are excited that Keith is joining BioPassword's team of seasoned professionals during this period of tremendous growth for the company," said Upson. "Keith's proven success developing and managing customer operations will ensure BioPassword can continue to expand the availability of our award-winning authentication software while enabling our partners to offer the highest level of support for customers."

"I am thrilled to work with a company that offers a very unique approach to address a growing market demand for multi-factor authentication that is easily deployable and unobtrusive to end-users," said Clements. "BioPassword has established a strong customer and partner foundation and I look forward to the opportunity to further expand support for these operations worldwide."

Prior to joining Watchguard, Clements managed and directed service organization at NCR Corporation, Digital Systems and Legent Corporation. Clements holds a B.A. in Finance and Economics from the University of Washington, magna cum laude.

About BioPassword Enterprise Edition

BioPassword Enterprise Edition combats fraud, stolen information assets and identity theft problems associated with using traditional password security, such as internal security breaches, unauthorized remote access, social engineering, password-cracking programs, and employee password sharing. BioPassword authenticates users by analyzing a combination of the userID and password, their keystroke biometrics (their unique typing rhythm), and knowledge-based authentication (user selected questions and answers). BioPassword Enterprise Edition conveniently integrates with existing Windows Active Directory and Citrix environments without requiring additional hardware or extra software.

About BioPassword

BioPassword, Inc. (, located in Issaquah, Washington, leads the market in delivering enterprise security solutions for software-only strong authentication. BioPassword protects company and individual assets with a simple, yet powerful combination of the user's standard login credentials (userID and password), keystroke biometrics (their unique typing rhythm), and knowledge-based authentication (user selected questions and answers). BioPassword's strong authentication software is fast, accurate, transparent, scalable to millions of users and immediately deployable across the organization and the Internet without the need for expensive tokens, cards or other specialized hardware. To learn more about BioPassword visit our Web site or contact us at (425) 649-1100. For a live demonstration of BioPassword's keystroke biometrics, log onto

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