SOURCE: Secure Designs, Inc.

Secure Designs, Inc.

May 09, 2011 09:00 ET

Larry Cecchini Appointed President and CEO of Secure Designs

Greensboro-Based Managed IT Security Firm Promotes Cecchini Following Record 2010 Growth and Revenues

GREENSBORO, NC--(Marketwire - May 9, 2011) - Larry Cecchini has been appointed President and Chief Executive Officer at Secure Designs Inc. (, the premier provider of managed Internet security solutions to small and mid-sized organizations. Cecchini's promotion from Chief Operations Officer has been made as a result of the company's record growth and revenues during 2010.

"Larry's business acumen and marketing expertise have played a major part in accelerating SDI's growth and it is a great pleasure to see him appointed to this new role," said Porter Thompson, Chairman of the Board of Directors at Secure Designs (SDI). "Larry's leadership in building new partnerships, expanding our services and extending our customer base, all within a highly efficient service delivery model, has helped the company overcome the economic downturn and achieve more than double company sales over last year. We are looking forward to similar progress this year and beyond."

"Larry is committed to delivering on the SDI promise of providing our customers with the best possible Internet security at an unbeatable price," said Wayne Hutchins, member of the Board of Directors at SDI. "Serving the micro and small business community is not an easy task but we are enthusiastic about future opportunities. Larry's appointment will help us to take advantage of the almost unlimited growth potential in this market."

SDI was recently selected as one of America's most innovative managed IT services providers by CRN Magazine. A SonicWALL Gold Medallion partner, SDI has also been a leader in the development of breakthrough Master Managed Security Services Provider initiatives to other IT providers.

"We have tremendous technical resources, a highly skilled team and an unparalleled suite of proprietary and industry-leading technologies allowing us to provide Fortune 500 level Internet security to the "Fortune 5 Million" smaller companies in the US," said Larry Cecchini. "I believe we are not even scratching the surface of what's possible. I am very optimistic about the future."

Secure Designs provides a growing portfolio of managed security products and services to companies throughout the US, specializing in delivering advanced, easily managed and affordable solutions to the small to mid-size business segment. The company manages thousands of firewalls in 33 US states and five countries internationally, and continually introduces new technologies to enhance its offerings. More information is available at:

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