SOURCE: FishNet Security

May 01, 2007 08:30 ET

FishNet Security Named Secure Computing Channel Partner of the Year

KANSAS CITY, MO -- (MARKET WIRE) -- May 1, 2007 --FishNet Security, North America's leading information security solutions provider, has recently been honored with the Secure Computing National Partner of the Year Award. The award was accepted by Gordon Shevlin, Executive Vice President of Business Development for FishNet Security at Secure Computing's annual Americas Partner Conference.

"Receiving this award validates the success of our strategic partnership," said Gordon Shevlin. "And, we look forward to many years of continued growth and success with Secure Computing as one of our elite partners," he added.

Secure Computing selects its National Partner of the Year Award recipient based on a variety of criteria that includes a partner's ability to proactively build strong relationships and strategic plans, invest in training sales and engineers on Secure Computing technologies, execute co-marketing initiatives, and consistently increase sales.

"When we look at our partnership with FishNet Security we see a year-over-year sales growth of 50%, strategic relationships that span from executive management to inside sales, and a reliable and dependable sales and technical team that has demonstrated competence with Secure Computing products," said Rob Pollock, Director, NA Channel Sales & Marketing. "They are very well deserving of this award," he added.

FishNet Security works closely with Secure Computing to ensure solid sales growth, ongoing internal training programs, and national marketing activities targeted to thousands of customers throughout the year. In addition, FishNet Security offers Secure Computing support services and technical training at its Advanced Training Centers across the Country.

"We are privileged to accept this award and we thank Secure Computing for recognizing the commitment we have to our channel partners," said Gary Fish, CEO of FishNet Security. "We are proud of this partnership that spans the nation and offers our customers critical security products, training, support and solution offerings," Fish added.

About FishNet Security

FishNet Security is the nation's most respected security solutions provider. FishNet expertise includes information security strategy, continuous risk and application assessment, planning, implementation, management, training and support -- enabling businesses to meet their unique security needs. Since 1996, FishNet has offered information security services and products to global enterprises, government agencies, and small-medium sized businesses. For more information about FishNet Security, please visit us at www.fishnetsecurity.com.

About Secure Computing

Secure Computing (NASDAQ: SCUR), a leading provider of enterprise gateway security, delivers a comprehensive set of solutions that help customers protect their critical Web, email and network assets. Over half the Fortune 50 and Fortune 500 are part of our more than 20,000 global customers in 106 countries, supported by a worldwide network of more than 2,300 partners. The company is headquartered in San Jose, Calif., and has offices worldwide. For more information, see http://www.securecomputing.com.

Contact Information

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