Atlanta, GA (PRWEB) October 15, 2013
T.E.N., a technology and information security executive networking and relationship-marketing firm, announced today that Larry Brock will join the team as an ISE® Industry Expert.
Brock is the principal at Brock Cyber Security Consulting, LLC, which aids companies in improving their capabilities to protect, detect and respond to threats. Previously, he served as the Chief Information Security Officer for DuPont and has held various positions in technology, marketing, and research and development at Dupont. He also served as an Information Security Officer within the U.S. Air Force and was assigned to the National Security Agency (NSA). He was the 2009 recipient of the Luminary Leadership Award.
After more than 30 years in the information technology and security fields, Brock will add immense value to T.E.N.’s group of distinguished ISE® Industry Experts, which includes Gary Seacrest, retired CISO at Johnson & Johnson; Craig Shumard, retired CISO at Cigna; and Ken Tyminski, retired vice president and CISO at Prudential Insurance Company.
“His extensive information security management and operating experience made him extremely effective in introducing new technologies and services to his company and the market at large,” said Shumard. “He is one of the nation’s top CISO's and he works tirelessly in his commitment to the practice of information security.”
In this role, he will deliver ISE® Private Dinners and CISO Sales Workshops, which offer executive management, sales and marketing teams real-world perspectives on buying life-cycle and procurement processes of large enterprise and mid-market organizations, and provide other advisory services as requested.
ISE® Industry Experts boast more than 150 years combined real world experience and are highly credentialed and veteran business professionals who possess specialized education and real-world leadership experience in the disciplines of information security, technology and risk management. They possess the operational and subject-matter expertise to help solution providers align the business strategy with enterprise IT, track progress, ensure long-term growth and deepen customer relationships.
T.E.N., a national technology and security executive networking organization, facilitates peer-to-peer relationships between top executives, industry visionaries and solutions providers. Nominated for numerous industry awards, T.E.N.’s executive leadership programs enable information exchange, collaboration and decision-making. Its flagship program, the nationally-acclaimed Information Security Executive® (ISE®) of the Year Program Series and Awards, is North America’s largest leadership recognition and networking program for security professionals. Other offerings include the T.E.N. Custom Programs and the ISE® Industry Expert Advisory Services, empowering IT solutions providers to gain access to highly credentialed IT business veterans’ expertise. For information, visit http://www.ten-inc.com and http://www.iseprograms.com.
About ISE® Award Program Series
For more than a decade, the Information Security Executive® (ISE®) of the Year Award Program Series has empowered security executives and their project teams to Connect, Collaborate and Celebrate. Recognized as the industry’s most prestigious IT Security award program, it has become the most anticipated award program for security executives and their project teams. Winners have included executives and project teams from leading organizations such as Nike, The Walt Disney Company, the United States Postal Service, Schlumberger, Texas Instruments, JPMorgan Chase & Co., Equifax, Comcast, PayPal, Northrop Grumman Corporation, and Nationwide.
Our distinguished ISE® Judges are past nominees representing a cross section of industries, including commercial, government, health care and academic sectors. For this reason, the ISE® Awards represent the best achievements of the year as evaluated by those regarded as the industry's most influential and successful thought leaders. Coupled with a one or two-day executive summits, the ISE® Awards are held across the U.S. and Canada in major cities including Atlanta, Dallas, New York, Toronto, San Francisco and Washington, D.C. The ISE® Awards Program Series has reached more than 10,000 executives across a broad range of industries and has been a major influence in executives’ careers, knowledge sharing, and the development of peer-to-peer relationships.