NetQuest Names Board Member to Newly Created Chief Financial Officer Position
Experienced Financial Executive Brian Long Will Oversee Company Operations and Enhance Growth Strategy
MOUNT LAUREL, NJ – May 1, 2018 – NetQuest Corporation, a leading manufacturer of cyber surveillance solutions and recent InfoSec Award winner, today named company board member Brian Long to the newly-created Chief Financial Officer position where he will take control of NetQuest’s finances and day-to-day operations. Long brings his extensive financial experience and background to a rapidly growing company and will oversee future expansion efforts.
“We are pleased to have Brian join the leadership team of NetQuest at this exciting time,” said Jesse Price, NetQuest CEO. “His breadth of experience is ideal to help us achieve our next phase of growth.”
Prior to joining NetQuest, Long was the Chief Financial Officer at ACTEGA North America, Inc. (an ALTANA company); a company with revenues of more than $110 million. He joined the NetQuest board as an independent director in 2017 and will continue as chair of the Compensation and Audit committees. Long was named CFO of ACTEGA North America in 2016 after the company merged with a sister company. Before that, he served as CFO of ACTEGA Kelstar and prior to his term there, he was Vice President of Finance and Administration of Eastern Research which developed multiservice cross-connects and access gateways.
“NetQuest has made tremendous strides as an emerging company in the optical network monitoring space and it has a promising future as the need for cyber intelligence solutions continues to expand,” Long said. “I look forward to helping NetQuest continue on its growth path by offering expertise in sound financial stewardship and practices.”
NetQuest designs, manufactures and markets purpose built optical network monitoring access products to government intelligence agencies and large government system integrators tasked with securing and protecting national defense interests. Founded in 1987 and based in Mount Laurel, New Jersey, NetQuest is an employee-owned business. With a 30 year track record of providing cutting edge access monitoring solutions, NetQuest has developed a global customer base, marketing directly and through a network of strategic partners, value-added resellers and representatives. For more information, visit https://netquestcorp.com/.