SOURCE: Habeas

March 13, 2007 06:00 ET

Habeas Expands Management Team, Appoints Bill Hunt as Vice President of Engineering

MOUNTAIN VIEW, CA -- (MARKET WIRE) -- March 13, 2007 -- Habeas, Inc. (, the leading email reputation service provider, today announced that Bill Hunt has joined the company as Vice President of Engineering. The appointment immediately strengthens Habeas' management team and further advances the key business objectives of the company in the areas of product innovation and development.

As Vice President of Engineering, Hunt will be responsible for the ongoing development of Habeas' product line. Hunt is a Silicon Valley technology veteran, having served as Vice President of Engineering, Chief Technology Officer and Vice President of Operations for several leading software companies. Prior to joining Habeas, Hunt was instrumental in founding or building four start-ups in the VPN, firewall and vulnerability assessment and application management sectors -- with two of those companies being acquired for approximately $190 million each. Earlier in his career, Hunt also developed important product lines at Novell and has 12 patents to his credit.

"Bill has impressed me as a leader with a rare combination of high intellect, business acumen, great energy and enthusiasm. In addition, he has a clear grasp of technology requirements for high growth start-ups," said Des Cahill, CEO of Habeas. "As we continue to provide both information and intelligence for on-line businesses and their email behavior, we will look to Bill's expertise to continue and enhance our product innovation."

With Hunt's addition, Habeas will continue to establish email as a reliable business communication through innovation of new email products and services, expansion of its customer base and further validation of Habeas' services through customers such as Message Systems, Infusion and Puresend.

About Habeas, Inc.

Habeas is a reputation services provider that improves email delivery for legitimate senders and receivers around the world. By aggregating, analyzing, and categorizing the reputation of millions of email senders around the globe, Habeas is making sure legitimate email gets delivered. Habeas Solutions for senders include best practices certification, Internet whitelisting, and email monitoring services that improve delivery to over a quarter of a million email servers at major Fortune 1000 companies and leading ISPs. Habeas Solutions for receivers include SenderIndex, the industry's leading email reputation database that helps reduce inbound email handling costs and ensures end users receive the email they need.

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