Monday, October 06, 2008
GlobalSCAPE Announces Former Symantec VP as COO
SAN ANTONIO -- GlobalSCAPE, Inc. (AMEX:GSB),
a leading developer of file centric software for the Internet, today announced Craig
A. Robinson as their new Chief Operating Officer (COO). In announcing the selection
of Mr. Robinson, GlobalSCAPE CEO James Morris stated, Craig and I have been professionally
associated for over 15 years, having served together at two different technology
companies. He joins the GlobalSCAPE leadership team as we continue to enhance our
solutions, mature our partnerships, and prepare to enter adjacent markets. I could
not be more pleased to have someone of his caliber join our team as we extend our
market presence. During a career of more than 20 years, Mr. Robinson has held executive
positions for leading companies including Symantec where he sequentially served
in several leadership roles, including VP, Managed Security Services; VP, Solution
Delivery; and VP, Worldwide Product Marketing. In addition, he has held senior leadership
positions at AXENT Technologies (VP, Operations for consulting subsidiary SNCi),
META Security Group (COO and CTO), Trident Data Systems (Commercial President and
CIO), and most recently, Synteras (General Manager).
Mr. Robinson holds undergraduate and graduate degrees in engineering, both from
Stanford University. He also is co-author of the reference Secure Internet Practices
(Auerbach Publications). Contacted for comment on his selection as GlobalSCAPE COO,
Mr. Robinson stated, "GlobalSCAPE will be an increasingly powerful force in the
market. I am thrilled to join the GlobalSCAPE team."
GlobalSCAPE, a provider of Global Managed File Transfer (MFT) solutions and wide-area
file services (WAFS) technologies, delivers a modular approach to solving the enterprise
challenges of security, bandwidth, latency and regulatory compliance. GlobalSCAPE's
products securely and efficiently move files such as financial data, medical records,
customer files, intellectual property, and other sensitive documents of any size
between supply chain partners and branch offices. GlobalSCAPE's products are used
by mid-sized and large enterprise companies, including virtually all of the Fortune
100, leading technology, banking, healthcare, and public sector organizations. Headquartered
in San Antonio, TX, GlobalSCAPE is also the developer of CuteFTP, the most popular
file transfer protocol application on the market. For more information on our risk-free
purchase options, visit www.globalscape.com
or call 800-290-5054 (US) or 210-308-8267 (international).
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Company’s Annual Report on Form 10-K for the 2007 calendar year, filed on March
26, 2008 with the Securities and Exchange Commission.