(NEW YORK, NY) – VIRSIG, LLC., a global security technology firm based in New York City, announced that Brian Valenza, their CEO, took part in the ringing of the Nasdaq Closing Bell today at the Nasdaq MarketSite in New York City to commemorate the Navy SEAL Foundation, an organization that provides immediate and ongoing support and assistance to the Naval Special Warfare Community and its families.
Mr. Valenza, a former US Navy SEAL officer and founder of VIRSIG—a service-disabled veteran-owned business, is an active supporter of the Navy SEAL Foundation, and supports its mission which includes delivering comprehensive, world-class programs that specifically address the Naval Special Warfare (NSW) community's unique needs. Mr. Valenza serves as an Ambassador of the Navy SEAL Foundation, and was on the Host Committee for the annual NSF Benefit. In honor of the occasion, Robin King, CEO & Scott Burke, CFO, rang the Closing Bell, surrounded by former members of the NSW community and their families.
The Navy SEAL Foundation, a solid, high performing organization committed to excellence, is a resolute cornerstone for the Naval Special Warfare community and their families in times of adversity and triumph. “I was honored to be among the representatives of the Navy SEAL Foundation who participated in the Nasdaq Closing Bell ceremony in celebration of the Foundation,” said Brian Valenza. Mr. Valenza and his business partners launched VIRSIG five years ago, a firm which has achieved rapid growth during that same period.
"Mr. Valenza, a former US Navy SEAL officer and founder of VIRSIG...is an active supporter of the Navy SEAL Foundation"
The Market Bell Closing ceremony is a special program of Nasdaq, a leading provider of trading, exchange technology, listing, information and public company services across six continents. Nasdaq enables customers to plan, optimize and execute their business vision with confidence, using proven technologies. Nasdaq was the creator of the world's first electronic stock market, today, its technology powers more than 70 marketplaces in 50 countries.
VIRSIG is focused on protecting both people and infrastructure, through protective and logical security activities. VIRSIG’s design and engineering technology activities lends itself to the protection of organizations through innovative systems, custom-engineered software applications, specialized hardware (such as surveillance & access control systems), and secure high-speed monitored networks.