Paris, France – 21 June, 2004 – SOFTWIN, the producer of BitDefender security software and services, has announced today the opening of the USA branch of BitDefender, in Boca Raton, Florida.
“The mandate of our US team is to strengthen our position in the highly competitive US marketplace. The team will be going head-to-head with our toughest competitors, on their home ground. I am confident we will succeed.
Our antivirus products have been certified and awarded by the most important independent reviewers for 100% ITW detection rates and best reaction time. BitDefender ranks in the top three antivirus retailers in major European countries. We are about to replicate this performance,” declared Mr. Bogdan Irina, worldwide sales and marketing Manager for BitDefender.
“BitDefender data security solutions deliver effective threat management for 38 million of home and corporate users around the world, the United States included. With the opening of this office, our US clients will benefit from the high levels of support and the unparalleled customer experience that we offer in European markets. I am confident that SOFTWIN will continue to fare well and expand its presence here, aided in no small part by improved contact with the local distributors.” declared Mr. Herzog, Sales Director, US.
Mr. Peter Herzog is originally from New York and has spent the last 13 years in the high-tech arena in both sales and management positions. He has been directly involved with Network Security including anti-virus, content and patch management based products and services.
The direct responsibility for business development will be resting on the shoulders of the Vice-President, Mr. David Dafinoiu, MA, MSc, dipl. eng., former USMC officer. Mr. Dafinoiu has years of international, interdisciplinary experience in business development focused on EMEA, and a strong background in North America. Before joining the BitDefender team, Mr. Dafinoiu was the Business Development Manager of Intel Electronics, Jerusalem.
Founded in 1990, SOFTWIN is a leading provider of computer software and services. SOFTWIN’s 500-strong team of qualified professionals has managed over 10000 projects so far. The company has a strong presence on the US and European Union IT markets and develops along four interlinked business lines: eContent, Data Security, Business Solutions and Customer Relationship Management. SOFTWIN is headquartered in Bucharest, Romania and has offices in Tettnang, Germany and Barcelona, Spain. Company Website: http://www.softwin.ro
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