HERNDON, Va.--May 28, 2002--TruSecure(R) Corporation, a leading managed security services provider, today announced that it has received the 2002 Hot 100 Award, UPSIDE’s annual award recognizing excellence and innovation among the hottest technology industry companies. UPSIDE unveils the 2002 Hot 100 Award winners in the June 2002 issue of the magazine and online at UPSIDE.com.
"We evaluated hundreds of great companies that spanned a broad range of technology market segments, and we are pleased to recognize TruSecure as one of this year’s winners," said Jerry Borrell, editor-in- chief of Upside Magazine. "Over the seven years of its existence, this award has consistently recognized companies that have become the hallmark of excellence in technology, achieving successful IPOs, or merging with other companies. We expect big things from this year’s winners and look forward to following TruSecure’s success."
The UPSIDE Hot 100 are selected by a team of editors, venture capitalists, financial analysts, market researchers and other industry luminaries who evaluated hundreds of nominations. The UPSIDE Hot 100 Award is judged on a company’s technological achievements, customer acceptance of products or services, financial performance, industry partnerships, financial backing, management savvy and marketing.
"This award is just further validation that 2001 was a signature year for TruSecure," said Adam Joseph, president and CEO of TruSecure Corporation. "We raised an impressive round of mezzanine financing during one of the toughest private equity environments in almost a decade, demonstrated significant organic growth, and completed an important strategic acquisition. The year has solidified the company as an information security bellwether."
TruSecure's security assurance services bring together technologies, expert support and real-time intelligence to address all of the essential phases and processes of information risk management. The company also offers real-time security management, monitoring and response to assure continuous security of critical business information assets. TruSecure Certification has become a globally recognized symbol of commitment to effective security in an interconnected economy. By integrating proactive risk mitigation programs with real-time managed security services, TruSecure can provide unprecedented value to companies working to secure business-critical information across large, complex enterprise systems.
About TruSecure Corporation
TruSecure is the leading Managed Security Services Provider (MSSP), offering the only fully integrated, enterprise risk management services on the market. TruSecure’s unique blend of proactive risk reduction with real-time security management, monitoring and response assures continuous security of critical business information assets. TruSecure Certification has become a globally recognized symbol of commitment to effective security in an interconnected economy. Additionally, TruSecure owns the independently operated ICSA Labs? and Information Security? magazine. Headquartered in Herndon, VA, TruSecure protects more than 700 sites in over 30 countries, with operations in North America, Europe and Asia Pacific. For more information about TruSecure, please visit www.trusecure.com.
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