CISOs insiders is open conversations I’m having with leading CISOs in the industry. We’ll be talking about what makes them ticks, their biggest accomplishments and flagrant failures, their favorite drinks and what it is they like in vendors as well as dislike in vendors. We’ll try to tap into the mind of the person behind the role and hopefully have some fun while doing so. Join us for a light talk.
#046 -Thomas Kinsella, Co-Founder & Chief Operating Officer - Tines
Today I had the opportunity and privellege to speak with Thomas Kinsella, Co-Founder and COO of Tines and previously a senior director at DocuSign that was instrumental in building up the DocuSign security team and global operations.
A security professional turns founder, I thought I could pick the brain of Thomas and get some insights.
Join us to learn more
#045 - Jeremy Dodson, CISO at NextLink Labs
In this episode of our CISO insiders, I met with Jeremy Dodson, a veteran CISO had an interesting career working for the US govertment for a while before moving into the civilian world. Jeremy is the CISO of NextLink Labs, a professional services company heavily focused on providing software solutions and supporting services.
In our discussion, we touched on the a few milestones and discussed some of the challenges and opportunities that lead Jeremy to his current role.
#044 - vCISO - Brian Grayek
In this episode of our vCISO series I met with Brian Grayek from Cosant Cyber Security.
Brian had transitioned from a full time CISO to a fractional CISO and is super happy about his decision. He was also able to debunk a long time myth about the cyber security industry.
Join us to find out why.
#043- Special Episode - "Why CISOs fail?" - Barak Engel, Founder/CEO at Eammune
In this episode, I had the great pleasure of interviewing Barak Engel, the Co-Founder of Eammune, highly acclaimed CISO, and the author of two books (‘Why CISOs fail?’ and the recent publication ‘The Security Hippie’).
We’ve had a blast speaking about Barak’s ideas of what being a CISO actually is, who is the best leadership partner for a CISO, why CISOs fail, and much more. Barak has made a tremendous taking a stab at the industry and addressed some built-in failures it has.
#042 - Steve Cobb, CISO at One Source
In this episode of our CISO insiders, I met with Steve Cobb, a veteran CISO who started his own company back out of college. Spent a few years with the business before deciding to go into the corporate world.
In our discussion, we touched on some important milestones in Steve’s professional career and his journey to the CISO seat. We’ve spoken about recent challenges the industry has been dealing with, talked about passion as the main driver, and more.
Join us to learn more about Steve and his path to success
#041 - Zachery S.Mitcham, VP and CISO at Surge Professional Service Group
Our guest today is Zachery Mitcham. Zach is the CISO at Surge Professional Service Group, a disabled veteran-owned and operated multi-faceted, Commercial/Personal Goods and Services company. In today’s episode, Zach shared the career path from an army veteran to a leading CISO in the industry. In our talk, he was grateful about his experience he gained in the military that made him a better person in every aspect. He was also kind enough to share some valuable tips with our listeners. Zachery also provided some insights about the work force we have nowadays in the cyber security space.
Join us for a light and fruitful talk with Zach.