East Greenbush, N.Y. (PRWEB) April 28, 2014
The Center for Internet Security (CIS) today announced that it has been selected as one of The Times Union Top Workplaces for the second consecutive year in the small employers category.
More than 600 small, medium and large companies in the Capital Region were invited to participate, with a total of 45 awards given.
CIS is nationally recognized for its leadership role in cyber security and critical infrastructure protection. CIS operates a 24/7/365 cyber security operations center and provides other resources to both the public and private sectors to assist them in cyber preparedness and response. The organization expanded more than 20 percent in 2013 and currently has 71 employees. CIS provides an extensive employee benefits program including tuition and certification reimbursements.
“We are pleased to receive this award once again. We continually strive to make our workplace an environment that allows CIS employees to fully maximize their talents and passions. I am honored to be a part of an organization with the best and brightest group of professionals. The CIS team is the foundation of our success,” said William F. Pelgrin, CIS president and CEO.
The Times Union published the complete list of Top Workplaces on April 27.
About the Center for Internet Security
The Center for Internet Security (CIS) is a 501c3 nonprofit organization focused on enhancing the cyber security readiness and response of public and private sector entities, with a commitment to excellence through collaboration. CIS produces consensus-based, best practice secure configuration benchmarks and security automation content, and serves as the key cyber security resource for state, local, territorial and tribal governments, including chief information security officers, homeland security advisors and fusion centers. CIS provides products and resources that help partners achieve security goals through expert guidance and cost-effective solutions. To learn more please visit cisecurity.org or follow us at @CISecurity.