Accuvant Hires Central Region VP of Sales

Denver, Colorado, December 23, 2008 - Accuvant Inc., a leading provider of information security and compliance management solutions to enterprise clients, announced the hiring of Mark Bennett to serve as Accuvant's Central Area Vice President of Sales. He will be instrumental in expanding Accuvant's comprehensive offering of secure infrastructure, strategic information security services to mid and large sized enterprise organizations in the Central and Eastern United States.

Bennett brings a wealth of sales and executive leadership to his role at Accuvant. His background includes over 20 years experience in the information technology industry with ten plus years successfully positioning complex information security, wireless, and networking solutions to Fortune 500 accounts. Bennett has held a number of senior management and sales positions at prominent technology innovators including Cisco Systems, Airespace, Crossbeam, TippingPoint, Intrusion (formerly ODS Networks, Netopia and Tech Data.

"We are thrilled to have Mark lead our efforts in developing this region," said Dan Burns, Vice President of Sales for Accuvant. "His extensive background of solution selling coupled with his leadership, technology, and channel expertise made him the obvious choice to drive Accuvant's sales efforts in this evolving region."

"The market demands credible, stable, and cost effective security solution providers such as Accuvant," commented Mark Bennett. "Their unique approach, stellar talent, and wide breadth of service and product offerings will undoubtedly be well received as we expand further across the United States. I look forward to driving the high value programs and superior team that grow Accuvant's business."

About Accuvant

Accuvant is the nation's premier information security and compliance management consulting firm. Accuvant security advisors use industry expertise and proven methodologies to help large enterprises assess their environments, improve their compliance postures, and secure their infrastructures. Headquartered in Denver, Accuvant has 21 offices across the United States. For more information on Accuvant, please visit