Mountain View, CA (PRWEB) April 29, 2010
VMware and ArcSight received 2010 GROW! Awards from the ACG (Association for Corporate Growth) Silicon Valley at a sold-out ceremony held at the Computer History Museum in Mountain View, California on April 28, 2010.
David DeWalt, president and CEO of McAfee, keynoted the awards ceremony, a benefit for the Computer History Museum. John Stringer, ACG Silicon Valley President, served as Master of Ceremonies. Steve Brown, managing director at Cadence Design Systems, received the ACG Outstanding Membership Award.
The Silicon Valley Chapter of the Association for Corporate Growth selected the winning 2010 companies in each category via an exhaustive review of the historical financial performance of all public companies headquartered in Silicon Valley. This screening process produced a short-list of nominees in each award category that the selection committee then researched, considered, and debated before each member voted on final candidates.
"ArcSight is honored to receive the Emerging Growth Company GROW! Award. This recognition demonstrates the prominence of ArcSight SIEM and log management solutions in the security information marketplace," said Tom Reilly, president and CEO of ArcSight. "We look forward to continued involvement in Silicon Valley's dynamic business community."
The 2010 GROW! Awards were sponsored by Foley & Lardner LLP; Administaff; DLA Piper; Silicon Valley/San Jose Business Journal; FLG Partners, LLC; Wells Fargo Technology and Venture Banking Group; CBIZ; Deloitte; Hopkins & Carley; Houlihan Lokey; KPMG; Needham & Company LLC; Pagemill Partners; RSM McGladrey; Sheppard Mullin Richter & Hampton LLP; and Silicon Valley Bank.
Additional sponsors included EMC Corporation; Cadence Design Systems, Inc.; BNY Mellon; Colliers International; Global IMPACT; Hayden Bergman Rooney; Heffernan Insurance Brokers; Lunder Real Estate Services; Mansfield Sales Partners; Pinnacle Intertech; Robert Half International; SRPR | Shev Rush Public Relations; SingerLewak; SOAProjects; and Vision Systems International, LLC.
Founded in 1954, the Association for Corporate Growth (http://www.acg.org) is the premier global association for professionals involved in corporate growth, corporate development, and mergers and acquisitions for mid to large companies. Leaders in corporations, private equity, finance, and professional service firms focused on building value in their organizations belong to ACG. They recognize the multiple benefits of networking within an influential community of executives growing public and private companies worldwide. For 50 years, ACG members have focused on strategic activities that increase revenues, profits and, ultimately, stakeholder value. Today ACG stands at more than 10,000 members representing Fortune 500, Fortune 1000, FTSE 100, and
mid-market companies in 54 chapters in North America and Europe.
ArcSight (NASDAQ: ARST) is a leading global provider of security and compliance management solutions that protect enterprises and government agencies. ArcSight identifies, assesses, and mitigates both internal and external cyber threats and risks across the organization for activities associated with critical assets and processes. With the market-leading ArcSight SIEM platform, organizations can proactively safeguard their assets, comply with corporate and regulatory policy and control the risks associated with cyber-theft, cyber-fraud, cyber-warfare and cyber-espionage. For more information, visit http://www.arcsight.com