Investment guru Thomas Trkla joins eCrypt’s distinguished board
BOULDER, COLORADO – April 11, 2012 – eCrypt Technologies (OTCBB:ECRY) welcomes Thomas Trkla to its Board of Directors. Based in Boston, Mr. Trkla is currently Chairman and CEO of Brookwood Financial, one the country’s leading investment firms managing over $1.2 billion in assets.
“I’ve built much of my success anticipating trends in a variety of industries and I see cyber security as one of the fastest growing sectors in information security,” commented Mr. Trkla. “I believe that Brad and his team have built a solid foundation for eCrypt, that the Company is well positioned to become a household name in the space, and that eCrypt’s success is imminent.”
Recruited by Congressman Weldon, Princeton University educated and holder of a Master of Management degree, Mr. Trkla brings his business acumen to eCrypt augmenting the Company’s team and elite Board.
“One of my main objectives as Chairman is to populate eCrypt’s Board with individuals who can contribute to the development of the Company in a variety of areas,” said Curt Weldon, eCrypt’s Chairman. “Tom brings vast experience in finance and investment to eCrypt, and his skill sets really compliment the rest of our team. His insight and guidance will significantly benefit the Company, and as a result, increase investor value.”
About Thomas Trkla
Mr. Trkla founded Brookwood and its affiliated companies in late 1992. Prior to founding Brookwood, Mr. Trkla was a senior executive at Winthrop Securities Co., Inc., a wholly-owned subsidiary of Winthrop Financial Associates, and Vice President at The Boston Company Real Estate Counsel, Inc.
A frequent speaker on trends in the United States’ commercial real estate markets and on core, value-add, and opportunistic investment strategies, Mr. Trkla also serves as director of the Massachusetts Campaign for Children and director of the Princeton Association of New England (PANE), and is a member of the Urban Land Institute where he currently serves on the Small Scale Development Council – Silver Flight.
Mr. Trkla’s full bio is available at www.ecryptinc.com.
About eCrypt Technologies
eCrypt Technologies, Inc. (OTCBB:ECRY) increases internet security with email encryption and secure file storage products. eCrypt’s software and web-based secure environment protects data during email transmission and storage, by wrapping it in the strongest encryption algorithms available. Its current products, eCrypt Me and eCrypt One On One for BlackBerry smartphones, are used daily by businesses and professionals who have a duty to provide security and privacy.
eCrypt Me is a web-based platform that allows users to simply and securely send, store, and share information on the internet. Learn more and sign up for a free 30-day trial at www.ecryptinc.com.
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