Dr. Bill Anderson Named Chief Executive Officer of OptioLabsBill Anderson
OptioLabs Promotes Chief Product Officer and Mobile Security Expert
BALTIMORE, MD – January 19, 2017 – OptioLabs, a security insight solution provider for the mobile enterprise, today announced the promotion of Dr. Bill Anderson to Chief Executive Officer. Bill Anderson is a security products innovator with extensive experience in developing and marketing security hardware, software and intellectual property. Prior to joining OptioLabs Anderson founded Oculis Labs in 2007 and led it through acquisition. Previous to that he served as Vice Chairman of the Board of the Maryland Technology Development Corporation, Vice President, Encryption Products for SafeNet Inc., where he drove OEM networking and mobile product strategy, and he directed product management and marketing at Aether Systems and Certicom, where he managed highly successful cryptography and communications product lines. Bill holds a Bachelors and Doctorate degree in Electrical Engineering, with specialization in cryptography, from the University of Waterloo, Ontario, Canada.
The OptioLabs’ management team comprised of Hamilton Turner, Chief Technology Officer, Patrick Geritz, Vice President of Sales, and Andy Meister, Vice President of Engineering will support Anderson in his new role.
Over the past two years OptioLabs forged relationships with Sonim, Bullitt and Cisco to expand its reach and deliver innovative mobile security solutions to wireless carriers, enterprise and government customers.
“Our focus leading into 2017 is to deliver OptioInsight and OptioCore to both the mobile enterprise and government customers who require more security than conventional mobile management products can offer,” said Anderson. “Performance and innovation is at the core of our company culture and our products reflect those attributes. Our solutions address an unmet need for adaptive, enterprise-controlled policies to ensure data protection and regulatory compliance.”
OptioLabs protects the mobile Enterprise with a Security Insight Platform that enables context-sensitive threat response at machine speed. OptioLabs develops security solutions for leading mobile OEMs, Wireless Carriers, Enterprise and Government organizations. OptioLabs is headquartered in Baltimore, Maryland and has an office in Nashville, Tennessee. More information can be found at www.optiolabs.com.
Kate Davis, OptioLabs