Corero Network Security, provider of First Line of Defense® security solutions against DDoS attacks, has announced the expansion of its sales and engineering teams worldwide with the appointment of Scott Prouty as senior vice president of Sales, North America, and the opening of a new research and development (R&D) office in Edinburgh, Scotland.
is expanding the resources of its sales organisation with the addition of Scott Prouty
as senior vice president of Sales, North America.
In this role, Prouty
is responsible for continuing to develop Corero's
business in the service provider and online enterprise markets.
will leverage more than 30 years of executive sales and account management expertise to drive channel and direct sales engagements for revenue growth.
Prior to joining Corero, Prouty served as vice president of service provider sales, North America, and east coast enterprise sales for RedSeal Networks.
In this position, he led the sales and go-to-market strategy for building the company's service provider customer base, which included some of the largest wired and wireless service providers, as well as multiple system operators in North America.
Prouty previously worked as Arbor Networks' vice president sales, Americas and as founder of the sales organisation, he led the company to rapid growth and a prestigious ranking on the Inc. 500 list of the fastest growing privately-held companies.
"This is an important time for Corero
as we increase our focus on addressing the evolving DDoS protection needs of Internet connected businesses and their service providers, with the award-winning SmartWall® Threat Defense System," said Prouty