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Secure-24, an NTT Communications Company, Announces New CEO


an NTT Communications Company, and a leading global provider of managed
cloud services, IT operations, and application hosting, today announced
the promotion of Michael (Mike) BeDell to the position of Chief
Executive Officer at Secure-24, effective September 1, 2018.

"I am excited to continue the strong growth and expansion of our
Comprehensive Managed Service offerings now with the support of NTT, one
of the world's largest and most innovative technology companies," said
BeDell. "Our strength has always been our amazing personnel and their
commitment to our clients' success. It is gratifying to work with such

BeDell has more than 25 years of IT executive experience at KPMG,
Oracle, USi, and AT&T. He joined Secure-24 four years ago as Executive
Vice President of Sales, Marketing and Client Delivery. Under BeDell's
guidance, sales rose by double digits for each of the past four years,
which contributed significantly to the successful acquisition of
Secure-24 by NTT Group in April of 2018. He will lead the 650+ member
company as it continues global expansion of industry-leading
Comprehensive Managed Services.

BeDell succeeds retiring CEO, Mike Jennings, a serial entrepreneur and
specialist in information technology. Jennings assumed his position in
2012 and transformed Secure-24's business model, technology and
state-of-the-art data centers to provide the highest reliability,
scalability, and performance for global businesses based in North

"Mike BeDell has the unique experience and vision to guide Secure-24
into the next phase of its remarkable development," said Mike Jennings,
former CEO, Secure-24. "He has been involved in every facet of this
business and fully understands the need for speed and balance as the
demand for Managed Services increases worldwide."

announces the promotion of EVP Mike BeDell to CEO, replacing the
retiring Mike Jennings, recognized technology leader.

About Secure-24

Secure-24, an NTT Communications Company, has 17 years of experience
delivering mission critical application hosting, comprehensive managed
IT, cloud, and security services to enterprises worldwide. Secure-24's
focus on superior service, support, governance and compliance has driven
industry-leading client satisfaction rates. The company is an SAP
certified Hosting, HANA, and Cloud Partner, a Microsoft Silver Partner
and an Oracle Gold Partner managing Oracle E-Business Suite, PeopleSoft,
JD Edwards and Hyperion applications across all industries for
businesses of every size. Secure-24 has been named one of
Computerworld's 100 Best Places to Work in IT for six consecutive years.
to learn more about Secure-24 products and services.

About NTT Communications Corporation

NTT Communications solves the world's technology challenges by helping
enterprises overcome complexity and risk in their ICT environments with
managed IT infrastructure solutions. These solutions are backed by our
worldwide infrastructure, including industry leading, global tier-1
public and private networks reaching over 190 countries/regions, and
more than 400,000m2 of the world's most advanced data center
facilities. Our global professional services teams provide consultation
and architecture for the resiliency and security required for your
business success, and our scale and global capabilities are unsurpassed.
Combined with NTT Data, NTT Security, NTT COCOMO and Dimension Data, we
are NTT Group.
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