Atlanta, GA (PRWEB) June 06, 2013
T.E.N. has announced the nominees eligible for the 2013 ISE® West People’s Choice Awards. Votes will be accepted until Friday, June 14.
Members of the information technology and security communities are invited to select the existing nominee who best exemplifies information security leadership and has made a positive impact through risk management, data asset protection, regulatory compliance, privacy and information security.
Darin Adcock, Information Technology Director, Dowling Aaron Incorporated
Gary Coverdale, Chief Information Security Officer and Assistant Chief Information Officer, County of Napa
Michael Dierickx, Director of Product Information Security, Panasonic Avionics Corporation
Eric Fisch, Information Security Officer, Senior Vice President, Texas Capital Bank
Jeff Haskill, Vice President, Chief Information Security Officer, Flextronics
James Shira, Group Chief Information Security Officer, Zurich Insurance Group
Jeff Trudeau, Information Security Officer, Sutter Health
Gene Yoo, Director Information Security & Risk Management, Warner Bros. Entertainment Inc.
“The People’s Choice Award is often the most coveted because it indicates a superior level of respect from peers within the security industry,” said Marci McCarthy, CEO and president, T.E.N.
The People’s Choice Award winner will be recognized at the ISE® West Executive Forum and Awards on Aug. 6, 2013 at the Westin St. Francis in San Francisco. The one-day event will include keynote speakers, interactive roundtables and panel discussions—giving IT executives from across the region an opportunity to share insights around today’s issues and solutions. Other recognition to be given at the event includes the ISE® West Awards in both Executive and Project categories, which recognize individuals and project teams who have demonstrated outstanding leadership in the field of information security in the United States.
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.techexecnetworks.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 summit, the ISE® Awards are held across the country 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.