ArcMail Names Rory Welch as CEO

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Email Archiving Leader Appoints Sales and Operations Veteran to Take Company to the Next Level

ArcMail Technology, Inc., a leading provider of email archiving and email management appliances, today announced the appointment of Rory Welch as CEO. With diverse management experience and success growing international businesses across multiple industries, Welch will usher ArcMail into the next phase of the Company’s lifecycle with emphasis on expanding global sales, marketing and distribution strategies.

“From regulatory compliance to network performance, there are many business and technology drivers that represent significant opportunities for growth in the email archiving market,” says Welch. “ArcMail has deep expertise in product development and support, and a value proposition that resonates with companies across virtually every industry. I look forward to building upon ArcMail’s legacy of success and identifying new opportunities for innovative technology solutions, channel partnerships and operations optimization.”

According to Russ Vernon, ArcMail’s chairman of the board, “Rory possesses a rare combination of management experience and a proven track record for success that make him uniquely qualified to shepherd ArcMail at this pivotal point in the Company’s growth. I am honored to welcome him to the helm of our executive team and I look forward to supporting his leadership strategy for growth moving forward.”

A senior executive with more than 20 years of experience in strategy, supply chain, sourcing, distribution, logistics, marketing and sales management, Welch has success in expanding profits through both revenue growth and cost savings. Prior to joining ArcMail, he managed his own consulting firm, and before that he held leadership positions at Movado Group, Inc., including chief operating officer for the boutique division and senior vice president (VP) of wholesale operations.

Earlier in his career, Welch served as VP of strategic planning and analysis at Arrow Electronics, where he was responsible for building performance models across all aspects of the organization. While at Arrow, Welch also held positions as VP of product management for Asia-Pacific, with responsibility for overseeing all aspects of product management for the $1 billion division; as well as general manager of aerospace/military program accounts; product manager; and asset and logistics manager.

Welch started his career in the power transmission equipment industry both in distribution and manufacturing, and after graduate school became a consultant at New York Consulting Partners, where he led projects focused on driving operational and supply chain excellence. He is a graduate of Indiana University’s Kelley School of Business with a master’s degree in business administration, and holds a bachelor’s degree in economics from Furman University.

About ArcMail Technology
ArcMail is a leading provider of simple, secure and cost-effective email archiving and management solutions. Honored with Network Products Guide’s Product Innovation Award, ArcMail helps companies and public sector organizations better utilize their email and satisfy regulatory requirements. With the rapid growth of email usage, the Shreveport, LA-based company addresses a need for simple, secure email archiving that is affordable for small businesses yet robust enough to handle demands of enterprise companies and government entities.

ArcMail’s solution was developed to provide cost-effective email archiving that improves the user experience, reduces the load on IT resources and safely secures the business information contained in emails, all in an easy-to-use appliance. ArcMail is the email archiving solution for more than 1,000 organizations with anywhere from 5 to 50,000 mailboxes across a broad section of industries. ArcMail has also been recognized as a market leader by leading business analyst companies who report on email archiving appliance vendors. For more information, visit or call 318-841-1151.

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