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2 Jun 2009
New Appointment at Mirapoint Asia
Mirapoint Asia is pleased to announce the appointment of Ken Gong as Sales Director. Based in Hong Kong, Ken will lead the sales and technical support team for the APAC region.

Ken is a seasoned professional in IT application and network management where he has extensive experience in developing sales channels and proven track records in managing technical and sales teams. He brings over 20 years of IT experience to Mirapoint Asia where he will be responsible for expanding market coverage in the region and deepening existing relationships with customers.

Ken joins Mirapoint Asia from AppEx Networks, a U.S. technology start-up company in application and network optimization and QoS business, where he was Vice President, Asia, responsible for sales and marketing strategies and execution. Prior to AppEx, Ken held various senior sales positions at 3Com, Packeteer and Orbital Data.
About Mirapoint Asia Limited
Founded in 1997, Mirapoint is the market leader in appliance-based solutions for secure message networks in enterprise, service provider, and education organizations, with more than 120 million mailboxes served and secured worldwide. Customers use Mirapoint appliances to build the messaging infrastructure that intelligently serves, secures and manages email. Mirapoint Asia Limited established in 2008, is fully owned by Wharf T&T eBusiness Limited (WeB), an IT services subsidiary of Wharf T&T Limited. It serves corporations and enterprises in the Asia Pacific region including China, Hong Kong, Taiwan, Singapore, Korea, Malaysia, Indonesia, the Philippines, Vietnam, and Thailand. For more information on Mirapoint, visit its Web site at www.mirapoint.hk.


About Wharf T&T eBusiness Limited
Wharf T&T eBusiness Limited (WeB), an IT services subsidiary of Wharf T&T Limited, specialises in the provision of broadband enabling applications and web-based application services. These services, developed by its IT specialists and experienced marketing practitioners, are primarily catered for the SME segment.

WeB believes that the adoption of e-marketing skills and technology is vital for SMEs to compete in this global economy. Its vision is to provide SMEs with low-cost and powerful e-marketing services and educate them utilizing this highly effective tool and enabling technology.

WeB promotes two e-marketing practice standards in the industry, namely, the minimum standard prescribed by the HKSAR Government and the best practice led by the industry. WeB is active in developing services to support these two standards.

To support the minimum standard, WeB launched the Public Unsubscribe Facility (www.unsubscribe.com.hk) to help implement the unsubscribe requirements of the UEM Ordinance in September 2007. For the best e-marketing practice, WeB launched the first of its kind game based e-marketing learning platform in May and unveiled its flagship email marketing service - WeB-eM in August 2007.

Going forward, WeB-123.com will continue to provide new services and know-how that help foster the adoption of e-marketing by SMEs.

For more information about WeB, please visit www.WeB-123.com. For more information about Wharf T&T, please visit www.wharftt.com.

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