BoxSentry Recognised as One of Asia's Most Promising Technology Innovators

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Placed on prestigious 2008 Red Herring 100 Asia list, named to Asian TechnoVisionaries by ZDNet Asia, and wins APICTA Merit Award.

BoxSentry is extremely proud to have won these awards and to have industry validation for our vision for business-safe email and restoring online trust

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BoxSentry, an innovative provider of email deliverability solutions, has won widespread industry recognition for its flagship product RealMailTM. The Company was recently honoured by Red Herring and ZDNet Asia for its innovative approach to restoring trust in business communications. BoxSentry also received special acknowledgement at the recent Asia Pacific Information & Communication Technology Alliances (APICTA) awards.

"Asia is being increasingly recognised as a hotbed for innovation, and we are delighted that BoxSentry has been selected from among a number of outstanding innovators in the region," said Manish Goel, Co-Founder and Chief Executive Officer, BoxSentry. "Awards from APICTA, Red Herring and ZDNet Asia are each powerful endorsements in themselves, and to be recognised by all three is an honour."

On 02 December 2008, Red Herring announced in Hong Kong that BoxSentry was a winner of the Red Herring 100 Asia Award, a selection of the 100 most innovative private technology companies in Asia. The Red Herring editorial board diligently surveyed the entrepreneurial scene throughout Asia and identified the top 100 out of more than 1,000 companies that are leading the next wave of innovation.

"Our winners and finalists demonstrate that Asia is increasingly becoming a leader in innovation, contrary to common stereotypes," said Joel Dreyfuss, editor-in-chief of Red Herring. "It was tough to choose just the top 100 finalists from such a large list of excellent contenders, and we are very happy with the quality of the companies we selected as finalists."

On 05 December 2008, BoxSentry was named one of the four Most Promising Asian TechnoVisionaries for 2008/2009 by ZDNet Asia. This is part of an annual Top Tech Index released by ZDNet Asia's to help businesses make well-formed IT buying decisions by identifying the technology industry's movers and shakers that have performed financially well, have a proven track record, and are committed to the Asian market.

According to ZDNet Asia, "These companies represent the region's home-grown market players that have consistently shown great potential and strong commitment to drive their companies forward, even if they may be small in size. They were judged on their technology innovation, commitment to research and development, business model, customer strategy, market potential, investor/financial record and creative branding/marketing."

On 15 November 2008, BoxSentry secured the prestigious Merit of APICTA Award 2008 at a ceremony held in Jakarta, Indonesia. RealMailTM was named runner-up in the Best of Security Applications category. The APICTA awards recognise the most innovative technology firms in each of the 16 member economies including Australia, Hong Kong, India, Indonesia, Korea, Malaysia, China, and Singapore.

"BoxSentry is extremely proud to have won these awards and to have industry validation for our vision for business-safe email and restoring online trust," added Mr Goel. "We are committed to finding innovative ways to resolve the problem of spam and false positives, and put the trust back into online communications. Innovation is a continuous process, and we have a number of developments in the pipeline that enable secure communications which we look forward to bringing to market in 2009."

Additional information on APICTA, Red Herring and ZDNet Asia can be found at, and

About BoxSentry
BoxSentry is an innovative email security solutions provider headquartered in Singapore with operations across Asia Pacific, the Middle East and Europe. BoxSentry's solutions for email protection integrate the key components of reputation, authentication and anti-spam methodologies to ensure business-safe email for its clients spread across 18 countries. RealMailâ„¢ is BoxSentry's patented email protection system that has been developed to accurately protect legitimate email and stop spam in multiple languages, particularly addressing needs in Asia Pacific and the Middle East. BoxSentry's approach to email deliverability is redefining the security agenda and restoring online trust. For more information, please visit


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