Gord Boyce Appointed ForeScout President Wednesday 1 August 2007 PDF Print CUPERTINO, Calif.—August 1, 2007 —ForeScout Technologies, the leading provider of clientless network access control (NAC) for Fortune 500 enterprises and government organisations, today announced the promotion of Gord Boyce from global vice president of sales and marketing to president of the company. This appointment comes on the heels of another record semi-annual performance under Boyce’s leadership and sets the stage for ForeScout’s continued growth through 2008 and beyond. “ForeScout was fortunate to attract a talented leader like Gord Boyce in early 2006,” said T. Kent Elliott. “We continue to experience significant growth under his leadership. Gord’s expanded responsibilities will continue ForeScout’s drive in extending our market leadership reach within the NAC marketplace.” Reporting directly to ForeScout CEO, T. Kent Elliott, Boyce will be responsible for all operational and customer-facing activities, with the immediate priority of expanding the sales infrastructure and ensuring increased operation efficiencies. The infrastructure increase is necessary to handle the support requirements of ForeScout’s rapidly expanding global enterprise customer base. Boyce joined ForeScout in January 2006 after spending seven years at Nokia within its Internet Communications group, most recently as vice president, sales and marketing for the America's Enterprise Solutions business group. Since joining ForeScout, Boyce has been instrumental, with the rest of the ForeScout executive team, in growing the company into a leading NAC provider. “I’m grateful for the trust placed in me by ForeScout’s Board,” remarked Boyce. “I’m also confident that the ForeScout team will continue the excellent pace which has yielded our positive results to date. I look forward to carrying on a close relationship with our loyal and expanding customer base. This is an incredibly exciting time for ForeScout.” About ForeScout Technologies, Inc. ForeScout's clientless network access control (NAC) solutions enable customers to gain complete control over network security without disrupting end-user productivity. ForeScout's flagship product, CounterACT, combines NAC and signature-less intrusion prevention in a single network appliance that interrogates and controls access of every device and seamlessly integrates with any existing IT infrastructure. ForeScout's NAC is completely transparent and enables enterprises to tailor enforcement to match the level of policy violations, eliminating disruptions during device interrogation. Today, Fortune 1000 corporations and government agencies have deployed ForeScout appliances globally to control access to their networks and resources, defend against hackers and self-propagating malware, and ensure business continuity. ForeScout's headquarters are located in Cupertino, California. Learn more about ForeScout at http://www.forescout.com. UK Media Contact: Sally Bratton Bratton PR Tel: +44 (0)20 8582 1961 firstname.lastname@example.org Corporate Media Contact: Ray Wizbowski ForeScout Technologies Phone: 408.213.3191 Email: email@example.com This press release was distributed by ResponseSource Press Release Wire on behalf of Bratton PR (Middlesex) in the following categories: Business & Finance, Computing & Telecoms, for more information visit http://pressreleasewire.responsesource.com/about.