SOURCE: St. Bernard

St. Bernard

December 07, 2010 08:00 ET

St. Bernard Appoints Tom Bennett Vice President of Marketing & Corporate Development

Security Industry Veteran Brings Over 20 Years of Marketing and Corporate Strategy Experience to Secure Content Management Leader

SAN DIEGO, CA--(Marketwire - December 7, 2010) - St. Bernard Software, Inc. (OTCBB: SBSW), a leader in Secure Content Management (SCM) solutions, today announced the continued expansion of its senior management team with the appointment of Tom Bennett as Vice President of Marketing & Corporate Development, effective immediately. In this role, Mr. Bennett will be responsible for driving St. Bernard's integrated marketing programs, creating synergies with strategic partners and resellers, and overseeing global revenue and market expansion initiatives.

"I'm pleased to welcome Tom to the executive team," said Lou Ryan, Chairman and CEO of St. Bernard. "Tom's track record of entrepreneurship, strategic marketing execution, and focus in cyber security are a great addition to our strategy. As our growth continues to accelerate, Tom's expertise in taking companies to market leadership positions will be pivotal to help us successfully expand our secure content management solutions into new markets and larger."

Mr. Bennett has over 20 years of technology strategy and marketing experience, the last 10 years in enterprise network and endpoint security. Most recently, Mr. Bennett was a Director of Advanced Cyber Products and Alliances at Raytheon Company, where he was responsible for go-to-market strategies, commercial product development, and M&A analysis for Raytheon's cyber security initiatives. Previous to Raytheon, Mr. Bennett was Vice President of Marketing and Strategy at Oakley Networks, a leading provider of advanced endpoint protection solutions. Oakley Networks was acquired by Raytheon for $193M. Mr. Bennett has also held executive leadership roles at leading security companies including Teros Inc. (acquired by Citrix), and Securant Technologies (acquired by RSA). Mr. Bennett was also a founding executive at AllBusiness.com (acquired by NBC Interactive) and ran International Marketing and Developer Relations at Netscape Communications (acquired by AOL). Mr. Bennett holds an MBA from Stanford University.

In discussing his appointment, Mr. Bennett stated, "I'm delighted to join St. Bernard's leadership team at this time in the company's evolution. St. Bernard has a revitalized management team, is expanding their technology portfolio and accelerating their go-to-market strategy. I look forward to working with the enhanced management team to help the company achieve and extend its market leadership."

About St. Bernard Software 
St. Bernard Software develops and markets on demand, on-premises, and hybrid Secure Content Management (SCM) solutions to the mid-enterprise and small to medium business (SMB) markets. The company recently expanded its product portfolio with the acquisition of substantially all the assets of Red Condor, a leading provider of messaging security solutions. With an extensive ISP and MSP partner network and millions of end users worldwide in more than 8,000 enterprises, educational institutions, SMB, and government agencies, St. Bernard strives to deliver simple, high performance solutions that offer excellent value to our customers. 

Based in San Diego, California, St. Bernard (OTCBB: SBSW) markets its solutions through a network of value added resellers, distributors, system integrators, OEM partners and directly to end users. For more information about St. Bernard Software, visit www.stbernard.com.

©2010 St. Bernard Software Inc. All rights reserved. The St. Bernard Software logo, iPrism, iGuard, the Red Condor Logo, and Vx Technology are trademarks of St. Bernard Software Inc. All other trademarks and registered trademarks are hereby acknowledged.

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