FishNet Security Named Proofpoint Partner of the Year for North America

Award recognizes FishNet Security as the national leader in business performance, customer satisfaction and strategic growth.

OVERLAND PARK, KS | FishNet Security, North America’s largest independent information security solutions provider, announced today that it has been selected as the Proofpoint North America Partner of the Year for 2013.

The Proofpoint North America Partner of the Year Award honors leading partners who achieve success with Proofpoint in key accounts and who are significant contributors to winning new business. Proofpoint (NASDAQ: PFPT) is a leading provider of security-as-a-service, cloud and on premise solutions for threat protection, compliance, governance and secure communication.

“We are honored to be recognized as Proofpoint’s top North American partner in 2013,” said Mike Bossert, EVP of Sales at FishNet Security. “We are committed to protecting our customers’ data and are pleased to work with a Proofpoint sales and channel leadership team that shares that commitment. We commend them for their fresh and positive approach to partnering with both with resellers and customers, and we look forward to continuing to work together in the future.”

“We’re extremely excited to recognize FishNet Security as our North America Partner of the Year,” said Tracey Newell, Senior Vice President of Worldwide Sales at Proofpoint. “FishNet Security brings to the marketplace in-depth knowledge of Proofpoint’s products and unparalleled expertise in preventing and mitigating malicious targeted attacks. FishNet Security also delivers cloud-based security software, and offers trusted advice to the largest companies in the world. FishNet Security’s capabilities, coupled with our products, provide industry-leading technology solutions and services to customers. We are excited and look forward to working with FishNet Security to increase our success in 2014.”

About FishNet Security

FishNet Security is the leading provider of information security solutions that combine technology, services, support and training. Since 1996, the company has repeatedly been recognized for its rapid growth, high customer satisfaction and continuous business innovation. Today, FishNet Security has 29 regional offices, including nine training facilities, two product testing laboratories and two security operations centers that monitor and support customer networks. For more information, visit