OAKVILLE, ON, Oct. 31 /CNW/ - Securit Information Security announces the
appointment of a new Board of Directors and President and CEO, Robert H.
Warshauer, effective today.
Securit's Founder, President and CEO, Greg Brophy, was tragically killed
September 30, 2007 in a small plane crash in Alaska. The ownership of Securit
has been transferred to his spouse, Mrs. Tracey Brophy.
Securit's Board of Advisors, who has provided guidance to the
organization for fifteen years, has assumed the role of Board of Directors.
Robert H. Riviere has been appointed Chair of the Board. Mr. Riviere is a
retired executive from the Royal Bank of Canada where his career spanned 41
years. Since 2001 Mr. Riviere had been a consultant to Mr. Brophy and a key
contributor to the growth of the company in becoming a market leader in
information security, including records management, data protection and
Shred-it document destruction.
The Securit Board of Directors:
- Robert H. Riviere (Chair) - Bruce McLaren
- Tracey Brophy - Michael McLay
- George Enns - David Williams
Mr. Warshauer has over 20 years of experience working with public and
private companies in a wide range of industries. Most recently, Mr. Warshauer
served as the president and member of the board of directors of Lighting
Science Group Corporation, a publicly traded advanced technology lighting
company. Previously, he was a managing director and a member of the board of
directors of Giuliani Capital Advisors. Mr. Warshauer will continue to serve
as a managing director of Kroll Zolfo Cooper, the financial advisory and
executive management firm.
"I am pleased to join the Securit team and carry on the vision of Greg
Brophy to build a leading international information security company. Securit
has experienced tremendous growth and continues to lead the market in managing
risk for its customers and safekeeping confidential information," said Mr.
Securit has a network of more than 140 branches and 2,600 employees
serving 150,000 customers in 16 countries. For more information, visit
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