Atlanta, GA. - October 11, 2016

MyDigitalShield's CEO Andrew Bagrin Named to CRN 100 People You Don't Know But Should List

Bagrin Recognized for Playing a Contributing Role in the Continued Growth of the IT Channel.

MyDigitalShield¬†(MDS), a leading provider of Security-as-a-Service (SECaaS) for small businesses, announced today that CRN, a brand of The Channel Company, has recognized Andrew Bagrin, CEO and founder of MyDigitalShield, as one of “100 People You Don’t Know But Should” in the IT channel for 2016.

With more than 17 years of experience in the IT security industry, Bagrin founded MDS in 2013 to bring cloud-based, enterprise-level security technology to small businesses at an affordable price. Under Bagrin’s leadership, MDS has achieved rapid growth, including the expansion of its partner program to more than 500 active partners – furthering its position in the market as a leading cybersecurity solutions provider for the small business. Andrew’s contributions in the security space are a direct reflection of his desire to fill existing gaps in the industry. Being the son of an entrepreneur, Bagrin credits his upbringing for helping shape his creative and solution-driven mindset.

“It’s an honor to be recognized by CRN as a contributor to the continued growth of today’s IT partner channel,” said Bagrin. “As a company solely focused on serving the IT channel, our efforts have been centered around our partner program to ensure that our partners and resellers are well equipped to best service their customers.”

The CRN editorial team, assessing feedback from solution providers and other industry executives, compiles this annual list to celebrate under-the-radar channel management team members from the industry’s top vendors and distributors. Those selected have worked tirelessly to create, promote and manage programs and policies that support and advance the IT channel.

“There are a number of people who work behind the scenes in the channel whose efforts do not often receive widespread attention, although they truly help to hold up the entire industry and make it the thriving, smoothly functioning ecosystem that it is,” said Robert Faletra, CEO of The Channel Company. “We are pleased to shine a spotlight on these individuals with CRN’s 2016 list of 100 People You Don’t Know But Should list and to honor their important work, which quietly underpins the infrastructure of the IT channel and allows the community to advance as a whole.”

The 2016 list of “100 People You Don’t Know But Should” will be featured in the October issue of CRN and can be viewed online athttp://www.crn.com/100people.

About My Digital Shield

My Digital Shield (MDS) is a leading provider of Security-as-a-Service (SECaaS) that delivers enterprise-level security technology to small businesses. Based on industry-leading unified threat management (UTM) technology, MDS’ customizable cloud-based security solution offers continual protection against cyber threats and intrusion at an affordable price. With no bandwidth pollution, the SECaaS delivery model ensures that the latest virus definitions and threat updates are in use for continual threat assessment. Founded in 2013, MDS serves numerous managed service providers (MSPs) and small businesses in various industries including retail, restaurants, hospitality, and professional services. To learn more, visit omninet.wpengine.com or follow on Twitter@MyDigitalShield.

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