Cisco veteran joins Silver Tail Systems as VP


Silver Tail Systems, a provider of predictive analytics
for detection and prevention of fraud and abuse for websites, announced that
Nick Edwards has joined the company as vice president of Marketing and Product


In this role, Edwards is responsible for the company’s
marketing and product management initiatives to further increase visibility for
Silver Tail Systems and drive the growth of the product portfolio.


Nick Edwards is the latest addition to our roster
of highly accomplished executives, and as Silver Tail Systems continues to
rapidly expand, Nick will help us further position the company as the most
innovative and effective online fraud prevention specialists in the industry,”
said Timothy Eades, chief executive officer at Silver Tail Systems.


Nick brings a depth of expertise in security, networking
and SaaS, with more than 15 years of product management, marketing and
leadership experience to Silver Tail Systems.


He will lead the development and implementation of Silver
Tail Systems international marketing and communication programs during this
incredible growth phase.


As the former Director of Product Management and
Marketing at Cisco Systems, Edwards led the team responsible for the IronPort
Email Security product line, cloud security services, intrusion prevention
systems as well as technical publications and training.


He arrived at Cisco via the acquisition of IronPort
Systems, the most successful network security startup in the past decade, where
he served as Product Manager for the industry leading Email Security Appliance
from product launch to a $300 million dollar run-rate.


“As Silver Tail Systems is revolutionising the
approach to online fraud detection and mitigation, I am thrilled to be part of
the team,” said Nick Edwards.


The company has experienced tremendous growth over the
past eighteen months and has very aggressive goals to protect as many online
users as possible in the coming years.


I am glad to be part of a world class organization that
plays such a pivotal role in cybersecurity and I look forward to working with
the team to extend the value that Silver Tail Systems delivers to a much wider
audience worldwide,” Edwards added.


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