FRISCO, Texas, Dec. 17, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Encryptics, a provider of patented data privacy and protection services for businesses and government, has named Richard Wuest as the company's Senior Vice President of Sales.
"With the meteoric rise of digital data comes the ever-increasing need for data protection," said Wuest. "Issues of cybersecurity are not industry specific—they affect everyone, and that means we can reach far and wide to help organizations proactively protect against data breaches and leaks. I'm excited to work for a company that is truly committed to solving these problems on a global scale."
"With a tremendous track record in technology sales, Richard will be a great asset to our company," said Chief Executive Officer Mitch Scherr. "His veteran knowledge and experience, especially in Enterprise and Public Sector sales, will guide Encryptics as we expand and move into new markets."
Over the past 25 years, Wuest has cultivated a successful career selling cutting-edge technologies to businesses and corporations worldwide. Wuest launched his career at Sun Microsystems, where he established Sun as a foundation platform across the state of Texas. Richard then opened his own government relations consulting firm, Wuest & Associates, where he assembled an A-list clientele including high-tech organizations like Oracle and IBM. In 2005, Richard joined SAP, the world's leading provider of enterprise software solutions. During his time at SAP, Richard became a leader in HANA sales and helped SAP maintain their market leadership in Oil and Gas and other regulated industries.
At Encryptics, Wuest will lead the sales team as they pursue strategic partnerships and promote adoption of Encryptics technology across industries and market sectors.
Encryptics provides a unique data protection and Digital Rights Management (DRM) platform that organizations can easily implement into their existing infrastructure. Encryptics solutions address common security risks by protecting data at the device level, before a transfer takes place, and providing data access controls that can be enforced in real time. Encryptics for Email, the company's flagship product, utilizes device-level data protection and DRM to help organizations keep their important email messages safe, no matter where they go. Encryptics also offers a Data Protection API, which can be used to implement Encryptics technology into existing products and workflows.
Encryptics develops and delivers enterprise-wide data protection solutions that integrate seamlessly in most existing environments. Encryptics' patented data protection and Digital Rights Management (DRM) platform provides true end-to-end encryption and data access controls to ensure that data remains secure over the course of its entire lifecycle. Encryptics' cross-platform solutions—built on the Encryptics Data Protection API™—address common security gaps to help organizations in any industry reduce data loss without compromising workflow efficiency. The Encryptics portfolio includes its flagship product, Encryptics for Email™, as well as the new Policy Based Protection. For more information, please visit www.encryptics.com.