avecho, the pioneering security technologies companies, announces the appointment of Larry McJannet as Senior Vice President of avecho International. McJannet operates from the US office in San Diego, California, the base for avecho’s international business development focusing on the US, China and the Middle East.

McJannet’s role is to develop the direct and channel business strategy for avecho.com, the complete worry free email service, and licensing agreements of avecho’s security technologies. Reporting to avecho CEO Nick Scales, he joins from ESET Software where he spent three years as Chief Operating Officer with responsibility to grow the international sales of traditional anti-virus software NOD32.

Nick Scales, CEO of avecho, said: ‘Larry brings substantial market knowledge and industry contacts to avecho. His experience of rapidly growing distribution teams to cover thirty countries will give us a distinct international competitive advantage. As avecho’s overseas footprint grows we want to ensure we recruit the best talent and deliver the best service to customers and resellers.’

Larry McJannet added, ‘avecho is a pioneering company with a reputation for reliability and customer service. The opportunity to be part of the team that offers true security from software to silicon was a chance I simply could not pass up. I am leaving traditional anti-virus software because avecho is the future of the security industry.’

Originally from Toronto, Canada, Larry has a military and business background and a Bachelors and a Masters degree in Systems Engineering. He has previously worked with Nortel, Lexmark and Applied Materials.

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About avecho.com
avecho.com provides a complete worry-free email service including email recovery and legal compliance as well as industry leading anti-spam and anti-virus from $1.50 per mailbox per month. Secure email is accessible from any location via webmail and is stored in a private searchable archive for seven years to comply with legal auditory requirements.

Available in Europe, US, China and the Middle East avecho.com is licensed by pioneering security technology company avecho which produces anti-virus engine GlassWall guaranteeing 100% protection from all malware.

For further information please contact:

Chris Dye
Marketing Director
tel: + 44 1206 247 161
mob: + 44 7733 228 092
email: Chris.Dye@avecho.net

Joanna Burton
tel: + 44 1206 247 164
email: Joanna.Burton@avecho.net

Published on: 12:00AM on 9th February 2004