Wednesday, December 18, 2013
Globalscape Appoints James Bindseil to President and CEO
Seasoned executive advances from interim post and joins board of directors
SAN ANTONIO, TX - GlobalSCAPE, Inc. (NYSE MKT: GSB), today announced that interim president, James Bindseil, has been promoted to president and Chief Executive Officer of the company. Bindseil has also been appointed to Globalscape’s board of directors, effective immediately.
“James is a seasoned business leader, and an excellent fit to lead Globalscape through its next phase of growth,” said Globalscape Chairman Thomas W. Brown. “As we head into 2014, there’s a significant opportunity to help more companies securely and efficiently manage file transfers. With extensive experience in the security and IT industries, and a unique understanding of our buyer, James is strongly positioned to lead Globalscape in capitalizing on this market.”
Bindseil joined Globalscape in 2010 after more than 20 years in the technology services industry, including senior leadership roles at Fujitsu, Symantec, and AXENT Technologies. Bindseil has a Bachelor’s degree in Management, an Associate’s degree in Mathematics, and maintains professional certifications from Microsoft, Hewlett Packard, and CISCO. He’s also a Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP).
“As Chief Executive Officer, my number one priority will be driving value for customers, shareholders and partners,” said Bindseil. “Globalscape has a long history of success, and I’m fully committed to continuing that tradition and finding new ways to grow the company.”
San Antonio, Texas-based GlobalSCAPE, Inc. (NYSE MKT: GSB) ensures the reliability of mission-critical operations by securing sensitive data and intellectual property. Globalscape’s suite of solutions features EFT, the industry-leading enterprise file transfer solution that delivers military-grade security and a customizable platform for achieving best in class control and visibility of data in motion or at rest, across multiple locations. Founded in 1996, Globalscape is a leading enterprise solution provider of secure information exchange software and services to thousands of customers, including global enterprises, governments and small businesses. For more information, visit Globalscape, or subscribe to our Blog or Twitter updates.
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