Sophos Honored by Boston Business Journal as One of the Region's Fastest Growing Private Companies

Sophos Press Release

Company Named to Publication's 2010 Pacesetters List


BOSTON - April 27, 2010 - IT security and data protection firm Sophos announced that it has been recognized as one of the region's 50 fastest-growing private companies by the Boston Business Journal (BBJ). Sophos joins this year's newspaper's Pacesetters list of companies ranked by revenue growth. The company ranked 27 on the list.

Sophos has celebrated more than twenty one years of consecutive growth in revenue. The company continues to diversify its product portfolio while also expanding its corporate footprint and customer traction in the North American market and globally.

"We are pleased to be named to the BBJ's 2010 Pacesetters list," said Mike McGuinness, senior vice president of worldwide sales and field operations at Sophos. "Despite some economic challenges this past year, we continued to grow our business by staying focused on delivering easy to manage security for our customers - giving them broader security for their investment."

Sophos was honored at an awards event at Boston's Westin Copley Place on April 16, 2010 and featured in the newspaper's April special supplement.

More than 100 million users in 150 countries rely on Sophos’ complete security solutions as the best protection against complex threats and data loss. Simple to deploy, manage, and use, Sophos’ award-winning encryption, endpoint security, web, email, mobile and network security solutions are backed by SophosLabs - a global network of threat intelligence centers. Sophos is headquartered in Oxford, U.K., and is publicly traded on the London Stock Exchange under the symbol “SOPH.” More information is available at