Wilmington, Del. - July 14, 2015

Security-as-a-Service (SECaaS) Provider My Digital Shield Appoints Zak Karsan to Its Advisory Board

Business development and strategic alliance expert joins MDS to fuel its hyper growth across the IT channel and small business markets

My Digital Shield (MDS), a leading provider of Security-as-a-Service (SECaaS) for small businesses, today announced that Zak Karsan, a business development and strategic alliance expert, has joined its advisory board. With more than 20 years of experience working in the technology industry, Karsan joins MDS’ expert advisory board comprised of security industry veterans, including Robert May from Fortinet, Steve Padgett from Google, Caleb Sima from BlueBox Security and Eddie Schwartz from White Ops. Karsan will leverage his background to help promote and accelerate MDS’ growth within the IT channel and small business markets.

A technology industry veteran, Karsan brings extensive experience developing and managing strategic alliances, channels and client relationships. Currently Karsan serves as the director of sales at OneCloud Software and is responsible for the company’s channel development, strategic alliances and business development. Throughout his career, he has held management positions at numerous technology companies including ARC Disaster Recovery, CO Space Services (acquired by InterNAP Network Services) and VaultLogix (acquired by InterCloud Systems). Karsan also previously founded Vault America that has provided cloud storage services to channel partners for the last 10 years.

“As My Digital Shield continues to look for ways to broaden its expansion, we’re excited to lean on Zak for expertise in developing new channel partnerships, ultimately helping to drive revenue and better position MDS as an industry frontrunner,” said Andrew Bagrin, CEO and co-founder of My Digital Shield. “His understanding of the channel market will play a significant role in helping shape product positioning initiatives to better meet the evolving needs of existing and prospective partners.”

To view complete bios of MDS’ advisory board, visit: http://omninet.wpengine.com/company/

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.

Michiko Morales
Gabriel Marketing Group
Tel: 571-455-9996