SOURCE: Sunbelt Software

May 06, 2008 11:00 ET

Sunbelt Software Named 2008 Red Herring Top 100 Awards Finalist

Recognized as One of the Top Entrepreneurial Technology Companies in North America

CLEARWATER, FL--(Marketwire - May 6, 2008) - Sunbelt Software, a leading provider of Windows security and management software, today announced it has been selected as a finalist in the Red Herring North America 100 awards for 2008.

For more than a decade, the Red Herring editorial team has diligently surveyed entrepreneurship around the globe, identifying the best of the best for their annual Top 100. Technology industry executives, investors, and observers have regarded the Red Herring 100 lists as an invaluable instrument to discover and advocate the promising companies that will lead the next wave of disruption and innovation. Past award winners include Google, Yahoo!, Skype, Netscape, Salesforce.com, and YouTube.

"We can see the exciting evolution of the technology sector reflected in the quality and variety of exceptional companies that we had to choose from in putting our list together," said Joel Dreyfuss, editor-in-chief of Red Herring. "It was tough to choose just 200 finalists from such a large list of excellent contenders, and we are very happy with the quality of the companies we selected as finalists."

The 100 winning companies will be announced at the Red Herring North America 100 event to be held in California May 12th - 14th at The Fairmont San Jose. At the conference, visionaries, corporate leaders, and investors will converge for two days of interaction that will shape the future of the tech industry.

About Sunbelt Software

Headquartered in Tampa Bay (Clearwater), Fla., Sunbelt Software was founded in 1994 and is a leading provider of Windows security and management software with product solutions in the areas of antispam and antivirus, antispyware, and vulnerability assessment. Leading products include the CounterSpy product line, Ninja Email Security, Sunbelt Exchange Archiver, and endpoint firewall technologies. The company is part of Sunbelt International Group, based in Paris, France.

For more information about Sunbelt Software, please visit the company's website at: www.sunbeltsoftware.com. To learn more about current activities, products, and ideas at Sunbelt Software, please visit Sunbelt's corporate blog at www.sunbeltblog.com.

About Red Herring

Red Herring is a global media company which unites the world's best high technology innovators, venture investors and business decision makers in a variety of forums: a leading innovation magazine, an online daily technology news service, technology newsletters and major events for technology leaders around the globe. Red Herring provides an insider's access to the global innovation economy, featuring unparalleled insights on the emerging technologies driving the economy. More information about Red Herring is available on the Internet at www.redherring.com.

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