|[August 02, 2012]
SpydrSafe Launches Strategic Advisory Board
MCLEAN, Va. --(Business Wire)--
SpydrSafe Mobile Security, Inc., an innovator in mobile data loss
prevention (DLP), has tapped the expertise of two highly experienced
business executives and entrepreneurs, experienced in startups and early
stage companies and who have founded or played key roles with a number
of successful companies, to work with management to provide guidance and
support on strategic and other business issues.
Members of the Company's SAB are:
Mr. Haverland has over 20 years' experience building and leading
effective technology teams, architecting Internet-scale technology
solutions and defining and executing a technology vision aligned with a
startup's business model and strategic vision. Most recently, he was
Vice President of SaaS Engineering for McAfee (News - Alert) following acquisition of
MX Logic in 2009. At MX Logic, Mr. Haverland was Executive Vice
President of Engineering and Operations, delivering SaaS security
solutions to over 70,000 SMB-to-Enterprise businesses representing over
five million users.
Prior to MX Logic, Mr. Haverland worked for DigitalGlobe (News - Alert) and served as
Vice President of Engineering and Operations during MapQuest's
early-stage growth in the "dot-com" era. He led the company's technology
organization, growing MapQuest to be the industry-leading provider of
its time, which resulted in a successful IPO and subsequent acquiition
by AOL (News - Alert).
S. Tien Wong
Mr. Wong is Chairman and CEO of Lore Systems, Inc., an award-winning
leader in cloud computing, Green IT, and Telework solutions, and
Chairman and CEO of Opus8, Inc., a private investment firm specializing
in middle market buyouts, private equity and venture capital investment.
Mr. Wong was co-founder and CEO of CyberRep, Inc. which, at the time of
its acquisition by Affiliated Computer Services (News - Alert) in 2003, was one of the
largest privately held CRM outsourcing companies in the world, operating
6 customer interaction centers throughout the USA with over 2,300
employees and $80 million in revenue.
Among his many awards are the 2001 Ernst & Young Entrepreneur of the
Year for Greater Washington, three consecutive selections as a SmartCEO
Magazine "Smart100" CEO (2009-2011), and one of the "25 CEOs You Need To
Know" in 2010 by The Gazette of Politics and Business in 2010. He is a
member of Young Presidents' Organization and a frequent guest lecturer
on entrepreneurship, leadership and finance at the University of
Maryland and Georgetown University.
Mr. Wong serves on the Boards of Directors of the Maryland Venture Fund
Authority, the Technology Council of Maryland, the Potomac Officer's
Club, FounderCorps and the University of Maryland's Robert H. Smith
School of Business Dingman Center for Entrepreneurship. He serves on the
Investment Advisory Board of the Commonwealth of Virginia's Center for
Innovative Technology GAP Fund.
"Marc and Tien bring vast experience and immeasurable value to our
Strategic Advisory Board," said Michael R. Pratt, SpydrSafe's Chief
Executive Officer. "They have demonstrated proven leadership in strategy
development, operations and management. Their expertise will be
invaluable, and I look forward to working with them as we introduce to
the market the first scalable mobile DLP solution for the enterprise."
About SpydrSafe Mobile Security, Inc.
Founded in 2011 by two seasoned mobile security professionals, SpydrSafe
Mobile Security has designed the first-of-its-kind mobile security
platform that prevents corporate data breaches from intentional or
inadvertent misuse of mobile applications on tablets and smartphones.
SpydrSafe Mobile DLP™ provides IT departments with the only mobile data
loss prevention solution that addresses security issues created by BYOD
(bring your own device). To learn more, visit www.spydrsafe.com.
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