Absolute Software CFO Errol Olsen Awarded CFO of the Year
Vancouver, Canada: June 3, 2015– Absolute® Software Corporation (TSX: ABT), the industry standard for persistent endpoint security and management solutions for computers, laptops, tablets and smartphones, today announced that Errol Olsen, Chief Financial Officer, Absolute Software was awarded “CFO of the Year” in the Large Public Company category. The award was presented by Business in Vancouver, in partnership with the Chartered Professional Accountants of British Columbia.
Mr. Olsen has played a critical role in the fiscal landscape and strategic direction of Absolute since joining the company in 2010. Olsen has implemented new cost control and accountability measures that have directly led to improved operating metrics and significant improvements in profitability. Mr. Olsen also led the company as interim CEO from December 2013 to June 2014
“It is a tremendous honor to receive this award; it’s an accolade I share with the entire Absolute team,” said Olsen. “This designation is a testament to the hard work we have invested and a reflection of the strong leadership team we have at Absolute.” Winners in seven different categories were announced at an event at the Fairmont Waterfront Hotel in Vancouver on the evening of June 2, 2015.
Absolute empowers more than 12,000 customers worldwide to protect devices, data, applications, and users against theft or attack — both on and off the corporate network. With the industry’s only tamper-proof endpoint visibility and control solution, Absolute allows IT organizations to enforce asset management, security hygiene, and data compliance for today’s remote digital workforces. Absolute’s patented Persistence®technology is embedded in the firmware of Dell, HP, Lenovo, and 22 other leading manufacturers’ devices for vendor-agnostic coverage, tamper-proof resilience, and ease of deployment. See how it works atwww.absolute.comand follow us at@absolutecorp.