Press Release

Business Wire  –  Mon Jun 07 07:00:00 CDT 2010

Goodmail Expands Executive Management Team with Two Technology Industry Veterans

Eric Monderer named senior vice president of corporate strategy and business development; Mary Byrne appointed vice president of sales and client services

MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif. (BUSINESS WIRE) --

Goodmail Systems, the creator of CertifiedEmail™, the industry’s standard class of trusted email, today announced the appointment of technology executives, Eric Monderer, to the position of senior vice president of corporate strategy and business development, and Mary Byrne to the to the position of vice president of sales and client services. Monderer and Byrne join Goodmail as the company looks to intensify its initiatives across its ISP partner network and to expand its growing list of customers.

“As Web 2.0 functionalities are coming to email, Goodmail has a unique opportunity to provide enablement and security technologies to help radically change the way consumers utilize their inboxes,” said Daniel Dreymann, president and co-founder at Goodmail. “Eric and Mary’s experience, expertise and leadership in high growth companies like Goodmail will be instrumental to our continued delivery of solutions that secure and enrich the email user experience, and to the company’s next phase of growth.”

As vice president of sales, business development, and OEM licensing for Nokia, Monderer consistently exceeded revenue goals while leading the worldwide sales team and overseeing numerous aspects of product, business development and field relationships. Nokia acquired Intellisync where Monderer led sales and business development efforts, as vice president, for eight years.

“With its industry leading technology, far-reaching customer base and well-established industry partnerships, Goodmail has achieved unparalleled levels of growth and momentum,” said Monderer. “As a new member of the management team I am excited to support Goodmail’s leadership position with industry ecosystem partners and to capitalizing on new strategic opportunities.”

Byrne is a senior level executive with over 20 years of sales management experience. Most recently, she was regional vice president of sales for FAST Search, a Microsoft subsidiary. Prior to FAST Search, Byrne ran global sales, marketing and services for Bluestreak. She also led North American sales and account management for the marketer division of DoubleClick. Prior to DoubleClick, she held several positions culminating in the role of senior vice president of managed services sales at Level 3.

“Email enhanced with video and other rich-media, has provided Goodmail customers with the extraordinary opportunity to raise their email marketing campaigns to the next level and beyond,” said Byrne. “I am pleased to have the opportunity to lead and support a highly customer-centric and service-oriented sales team committed to providing our clients the very best email has to offer.”

About Goodmail Systems

Goodmail Systems is the creator of CertifiedEmail™, the industry standard for trusted-class email. CertifiedEmail provides a safe and reliable means for consumers to easily identify authentic email messages from legitimate commercial and nonprofit email senders. Each CertifiedEmail is sent with a cryptographically secure token that assures authenticity and is marked in the inbox with a unique blue ribbon envelope icon, enabling consumers to visually distinguish email messages which are real and sent from email senders with whom they have a pre-existing relationship. Available to email senders meeting strict standards for best practices and low complaint rates, it is the only class of email available that assures delivery of all opt-in email messages to the inbox, with links and images automatically rendered intact, and embedded multi-dimensional applications like CertifiedVideo™ for streaming video, yielding measurable improvements in email effectiveness. CertifiedEmail has been adopted by many of the nation's top email mailbox providers and is in use by the very best commercial, government and non-profit senders. It is supported in North America and Europe by a wide network of email platforms and service providers.