Oct 24, 2013
EdgeWave Inc., a leader in web and email security solutions, today announced the addition of Rear Admiral David S. Bill III to the company’s Board of Directors.
A graduate of the United States Naval Academy, Admiral Bill is a highly decorated combat veteran with 33 years of naval service. Admiral Bill’s naval career included service in Vietnam and four operational commands, including the USS Enterprise Carrier Battle Group, USS Mahan, USS Mobile Bay and the Battleship Wisconsin during the Gulf War.
Admiral Bill’s shore assignments included duty as executive assistant to the commander of theNaval Sea Systems Command, Director of all U.S. Navy Surface Warfare programs on the staff of the Chief of Naval Operations, Operations Officer and Deputy Commander of the Atlantic Fleet and Deputy Commander-in-Chief of U.S. Naval Forces in Europe. After retiring from the Navy, Admiral Bill served as CEO of Xslent, LLC, a technology company, and he currently sits on the board of directors for several companies.
“Having devoted my career to securing our country, I am excited to be working with a company that is focused on cyber security, one of our nation’s biggest challenges and threats,” said Admiral Bill. “EdgeWave has built an impressive business, with a powerful product portfolio designed to protect organizations’ information and data against cyber threats. I look forward to contributing toEdgeWave’s next phase of growth.”
“Bill is a strategic addition to the Board of EdgeWave,” said Lou Ryan, Chairman of the Board ofDirectors. “He brings a unique mix of executive leadership, technical savviness and entrepreneurial experience, which collectively will serve EdgeWave’s future expansion plans well.”
A pioneer in internet security, EdgeWave has provided email and web security technology for more than 15 years. Every day, thousands of enterprise customers and service providers trust EdgeWave to manage and secure their users from emerging internet based threats.
About EdgeWave, Inc.
EdgeWave Delivers the World's Safest Inboxes™ by eliminating email-borne security risks from targeted, socially engineered attacks. Our multi-layered Email Security Platform provides unparalleled predelivery protection, postdelivery detection and incident response to secure inboxes from today's proliferating messaging threats like ransomware, spear phishing, business email compromise and more. Headquartered in San Diego, CA, EdgeWave has more than 2,500 customers and over 3.5 million protected users worldwide.