DigiCert announces recent addition to executive team.
LINDON, UT (May 26, 2011) — DigiCert, Inc., a leading provider of Authentication & Encryption services, announces the appointment of Ryan Woodley as CFO. “As DigiCert continues to grow, it is crucial to carefully manage that growth while maintaining operational excellence and efficiency. Ryan brings great experience to his position and will be essential in helping us to create a solid growth strategy and improve our performance,” says Ken Bretschneider, DigiCert CEO.
Woodley comes to DigiCert with a breadth of experience. Ryan currently serves as a principal in the Boston office of Polaris Ventures. In this role, he focuses primarily on growth equity investments in technology, healthcare, and business services. He will continue his relationship with Polaris. He has previously held management positions at Monitor Group, Authorize.net, and Google. Woodley is the latest addition to the expansion of DigiCert’s executive team. He joins fellow seasoned executives Nick Hales, COO, and Aaron Watson, VP of Sales, who were both appointed to their respective positions in 2010.
DigiCert provides authentication services and digital certificates to verify organizations’ authenticity online and creates secure and encrypted Internet connections with end users. Additionally, DigiCert provides code signing certificates to digitally sign program code and authenticate software publishers, also for the benefit of end users. As the third largest high-assurance Certificate Authority in the world, many commercial, government, and educational organizations trust DigiCert to encrypt their sensitive online information.
About DigiCert, Inc.
DigiCert, Inc. is a WebTrust Certified Certificate Authority and a leading provider of enterprise authentication services and high-assurance digital certificates. Headquartered in Lindon, Utah, and trusted by government, education, and Fortune 500® organizations around the world, DigiCert is a member of the CA/Browser Forum, Anti-Phishing Working Group, the Online Trust Alliance, and the W3C Consortium. For the latest news and updates on DigiCert, see www.digicert.com or reference DigiCert on Facebook® and Twitter®.