Core Security Names Seasoned Global Sales Executive Scott Devens as New Sr. VP of Field Operations

New Senior Vice President to Drive Company's Sales and Marketing Organizations

Boston, MA., October 1, 2013– Core Security®, a leading provider of predictive security intelligence solutions, today announced the appointment of Scott R. Devens as senior vice president of field operations. Devens will be responsible for the Company’s Sales, Support, Marketing and Consulting operations, and brings nearly three decades of global management experience to CORE, and will help the company continue its growth in the Predictive Security Intelligence market and increasing market adoption of Core Insight.

Devens joins Core from Courion, a leader in the Identity Access Management (IAM) market, prior to Courion, he was with Talend SA, a global technology company providing application integration business services, at Talend he doubled his business unit revenues. He joined Talend in 2010 when it acquired Sopera, a service-oriented architecture company he served as CEO. Prior to Sopera, Devens was vice president of global sales and alliances for Progress Software (NASDAQ: PRGS), where he led direct and channel sales operations. Scott joined Progress following its acquisition of IONA, a publically traded middleware software company where he was an executive officer and senior vice president of global sales. Scott has also held senior sales and general management positions at EMC.

“We are pleased to add Scott and his extensive sales and operations background to our executive team here at Core,” said Mark Hatton, president and CEO at Core Security. “Scott will leverage his proven track record to drive increased sales for our Predictive Security Intelligence solutions.  I look forward to working closely with Scott to drive the company's continued growth.”   

“I am very impressed with the opportunity that Core’s solutions offer to the market, and I look forward to the chance to drive sales and operations for the company,” said  Scott Devens, Sr. Vice President, Field Operations, Core Security.   “I feel the company is poised for its next significant growth stage, and I look forward to using my experience to play a leading role in this next phase.” 

 About Core Security

Core Security is the leading provider of predictive security intelligence solutions for enterprises and government organizations. We help more than 1,400 customers worldwide preempt critical security threats throughout their IT environments, and communicate the risk the threats pose to the business.  Our patented, proven, award-winning enterprise solutions are backed by more than 15 years of applied expertise from CoreLabs, the company’s innovative security research center. For more information, visit www.coresecurity.com.

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