Accuvant Named McAfee 2011 Partner of the Year

Denver – Nov. 29, 2011 – Accuvant, the only research-driven information security partner delivering alignment, clarity and confidence to enterprise and government clients, today announced that it has been named the McAfee 2011 Partner of the Year - Americas. Accuvant was recognized for its revenue achievements, commitment to relationship growth, and investment in the future at the annual McAfee Global Partner Summit, held in Las Vegas.

“Accuvant’s success is driven by their world-class information security expertise, commitment to innovative solutions, ability to execute effectively, and focus on client satisfaction,” said Fernando Quintero, vice president of the Americas Channel at McAfee. “We are proud of our strategic relationship with Accuvant, and pleased to call them our 2011 Partner of the Year – Americas, a testament to their extraordinary efforts in supporting our mutual global customer base.”

“Being chosen as McAfee’s Partner of the Year is a great honor,” said Dan Wilson, Accuvant co-founder and senior vice president of partner alliances. “We strongly believe in the portfolio of products McAfee offers and look forward to continuing to help our clients select, implement, and manage the solutions they need to further enhance their overall security postures.”

Accuvant provides clients with McAfee appliance-based and endpoint solutions, as well as essential supporting services that address clients’ needs. The company has committed heavily to McAfee’s Technical ACE certification program, with more than 25 participants since the program’s inception, and is delivering all strategic services including remote and on-site consulting, managed solutions, education, and Security Innovation Alliance integration. Accuvant also offers a robust suite of McAfee Managed Security Services (MSS), which presents a cost effective, flexible and comprehensive approach for organizations looking to outsource the management and maintenance of their McAfee solutions.

In 2009, Accuvant was McAfee’s North American Partner of the Year.

About Accuvant
Accuvant is the only research-driven information security partner delivering alignment between IT security and business objectives, clarity to complex security challenges and confidence in complex security decisions.

Accuvant delivers these solutions through three practice areas: RiskandComplianceManagement,AccuvantLABS,and SolutionServices. Based on our clients’ unique requirements, Accuvant assesses, architects and implements the policies, procedures and technologies that most efficiently and effectively protect valuable data assets.

Since 2002, more than 3,900 organizations, including 65 of the Fortune 100 and20 of the largest U.S. Federal Agencies, have trusted Accuvant with their security challenges. Headquartered in Denver, Accuvant has offices in 36 cities across the United States and Canada. For more information, please visit, follow us on Twitter: @Accuvant, or keep in touch via Facebook:   

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