Accuvant Expands its Presence in the U.S. to Address Continued Demand for Information Security Services

Company Adds New Offices in Kansas, Tennessee and Wisconsin

DENVER - August 17, 2009 - Accuvant, a leading provider of information security, risk and compliance management consulting services, today announced that it has expanded its presence in the central and eastern U.S., adding new offices located in Lawrence, Kansas, Milwaukee, Wisconsin and Knoxville, Tennessee.

"Over the last few years, demand for information security services has grown steadily due to the ever-increasing number of security threats and product vulnerabilities, as well as the establishment of new laws and regulatory standards designed to protect the confidential information of businesses and consumers," said Mark Bennett, area vice president of sales for Accuvant. "In order to more effectively meet the needs of our clients in the central and eastern U.S., we are expanding our current offices and adding three new locations, led by some of the company's most talented account managers. Our extended presence will benefit both new and existing customers by giving them local access to the nation's best information security talent."

Accuvant has recruited top account managers to lead each office. Daniel Pinnecker, previously with Forsythe, will be responsible for growing Accuvant's customer base throughout the Wisconsin area. Dan Boeth, previously with Secure Network Group, will head up the office serving Kansas City and the surrounding states and Josh Lohmann, previously with Sword and Shield, has established Accuvant's presence in Tennessee.

Accuvant offers unmatched expertise in the areas of assessment, research, risk and compliance, underpinned by a strong understanding of more than 200 security and networking products. The company works with clients across a variety of industries, including financial, healthcare, telecom, manufacturing, retail, government, entertainment, transportation, hospitality and high tech.

About Accuvant

Accuvant is a leading provider of information security, risk and compliance management consulting services, with more than 2,000 customers across North America and Europe. The company's security advisors use industry expertise and proven methodologies to help large enterprises assess their environments, improve their compliance postures and secure their infrastructures. Headquartered in Denver, Accuvant has 24 offices across the United States. For more information on Accuvant, please visit