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Silver Tail Systems

August 09, 2011 08:30 ET

Silver Tail Systems Names Nick Edwards Vice President of Marketing and Product Management

High-Tech Industry Veteran Brings Deep Marketing Expertise to Online Fraud Prevention Company

MENLO PARK, CA--(Marketwire - Aug 9, 2011) - Silver Tail Systems, Inc., the leading provider of predictive analytics for detection and prevention of fraud and abuse for some of the leading websites in the world, today announced that Nick Edwards has joined the company as Vice President of Marketing and Product Management. In this role, Edwards is responsible for the company's marketing and product management initiatives to further increase visibility for Silver Tail Systems and drive the growth of the product portfolio.

"Nick Edwards is the latest addition to our roster of highly accomplished executives, and as Silver Tail Systems continues to rapidly expand, Nick will help us further position ourselves as the most innovative and effective online fraud prevention specialists in the industry," said Timothy Eades, Chief Executive Officer at Silver Tail Systems. "Nick brings a depth of expertise in security, networking and SaaS, with more than 15 years of product management, marketing and leadership experience to Silver Tail Systems. We are excited to have him lead the development and implementation of our international marketing and communication programs during this incredible growth phase."

As the former Director of Product Management and Marketing at Cisco Systems, Edwards led the team responsible for the IronPort Email Security product line, cloud security services, intrusion prevention systems as well as technical publications and training. He arrived at Cisco via the acquisition of IronPort Systems, the most successful network security startup in the past decade, where he served as Product Manager for the industry leading Email Security Appliance from product launch to a $300 million dollar run-rate.

"As Silver Tail Systems is revolutionizing the approach to online fraud detection and mitigation, I am thrilled to be part of the team," said Nick Edwards. "The company has experienced tremendous growth over the past eighteen months and has very aggressive goals to protect as many online users as possible in the coming years. I am glad to be part of a world class organization that plays such a pivotal role in cybersecurity and I look forward to working with the team to extend the value that Silver Tail Systems delivers to a much wider audience worldwide."

About Silver Tail Systems, Inc.
Silver Tail Systems is the leading provider of predictive analytics for detection and prevention of fraud and abuse to some of the leading websites in the world. The company offers the industry's most comprehensive suite of fraud detection and mitigation solutions. Serving some of the world's largest financial institutions and e-commerce companies, Silver Tail Systems' award-winning solutions are made possible by the unmatched expertise of its management and technology teams, who bring deep experience, know-how and personal commitment to protect their customers' businesses against online fraud. For more information, visit Silver Tail Systems at

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