San Diego, CA–November 2, 2006–St. Bernard Software, Inc. (OTCBB: SBSW), a global provider of security solutions for small- and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs), today announced the appointment of Vince Rossi as CEO and a director of St. Bernard Software. Additionally, Mr. Rossi will retain his position as president. Consistent with the company’s corporate succession planning, John Jones has retired from his position as CEO and has also relinquished his director seat.
In announcing the change, Humphrey Polanen, chairman of St. Bernard commented, “As the company embarks on its expansion strategy delivering high-value solutions both conventionally and through ‘in the cloud’ services, we are confident that Vince will provide the leadership and vision required to continue the company’s drive as the leader in security solutions for the SME market We also thank John for his contributions in leading the growth of St. Bernard since its creation in 1995.”
Joining St. Bernard as president and COO in July of this year, Mr. Rossi led the company in its recent acquisition of Singlefin, a leader in on-demand security solutions, uniquely positioning St. Bernard to serve the SME security market.
“This is a very exciting time to be part of the St. Bernard team and I look forward to working with everyone to fulfil the company’s mission,” stated Rossi. Prior to joining the company, Mr. Rossi’s career includes over 10 years of senior management experience in the security software space including Senior Vice President of Product Management and Marketing for McAfee, Inc. since 2003, and as Executive Vice President of Entercept Security Technologies from 2000 to 2003.
About St. Bernard Software
St. Bernard Software (OTCBB: SBSW) is a global provider of security solutions, including Internet and email filtering appliances, patch management and data backup solutions. St. Bernard Software also provides the SME market with a complete line of hosted security solutions, including email, IM and URL filtering services.
Deployed across millions of computers worldwide, the company’s award-winning products deliver innovative security solutions that offer the best combination of ease-of-use, performance and value. Established in 1995 with headquarters in San Diego, CA and an international office in the United Kingdom, St. Bernard Software sells and supports its products directly and through solution partners worldwide. For more information, please visit www.stbernard.com
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