FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Popular Tech Entrepreneur to Emcee EDGE2017
Brandon Bruce, COO
and co-founder of Cirrus Insight, a company with triple-digit yearly growth
since its founding, will emcee national cybersecurity conference this fall in
KNOXVILLE, Tenn. – July 18, 2017 – The EDGE2017 Security Conference, a world-class
cybersecurity conference, announced today that Brandon Bruce, COO and
co-founder of Cirrus Insight, will
be the emcee at this year’s conference. Cirrus Insight is a sales software
company that ranked 41st on the Inc. 5000 list of fastest growing
U.S. companies in 2016.
EDGE2017 will be
held on October 17-18 at the Knoxville Convention Center in Knoxville,
Tennessee, and aims to tackle the most vexing security challenges of today and
tomorrow by bringing together security visionaries, industry leaders, and
Security Conference is fast emerging as a must-attend information security
event, and I’m thrilled to be involved,” Bruce said. “I’ll be welcoming to
Knoxville a speaker lineup that is a who’s who of cybersecurity experts and
attendees from all over the country.”
at the conference include 33-year Air Force veteran and former director of
operations for U.S. Cyber Command, Maj. Gen. Brett T. Williams, and renowned
“white hat” hackers Charlie Miller and Chris Valasek. Miller and Valasek are best
known for their remote compromise of a 2014 Jeep Cherokee, whereby they
obtained physical control of the vehicle, exposing serious security flaws. The
results of this breach led Fiat Chrysler to recall 1.4 million vehicles.
“Brandon has an
engaging personality and is a creative tech entrepreneur,” said John McNeely,
president of Sword & Shield Enterprise
Security, the cybersecurity firm hosting EDGE2017. “He has already
contributed some great ideas for making EDGE2017 a more fun and interactive
conference, and I look forward seeing him guide attendees through everything we
have to offer this year.”
information about EDGE2017, visit: https://edgesecurityconference.com/.
about sponsorship opportunities, visit: https://edgesecurityconference.com/expo-sponsors/.
Conference is the second offering of the annual EDGE Security Conferences
presented by Sword & Shield Enterprise Security, Inc. EDGE2017 is focused
on exploring real-world solutions to today’s toughest cybersecurity challenges.
Dedicated to advancing the security industry through comprehensive world-class
sessions, EDGE2017 is designed to educate business professionals and encourage
information security professionals to openly discuss the issues that are facing
their industry to foster a community of creative problem solvers.
To learn more about EDGE2017 and to sign up, visit https://edgesecurityconference.com/.
& Shield Enterprise Security
Protecting critical data for 20 years, Sword & Shield
Enterprise Security, Inc. is a nationally recognized cybersecurity provider
with solutions designed to meet the needs of a dynamic security and compliance
landscape. Headquartered in Knoxville, Tennessee, Sword & Shield
specializes in security, risk and compliance assessment, managed security
services, enterprise security consulting, security incident response and
forensics, and technical solutions. Sword & Shield services a broad
spectrum of industries, including healthcare, retail, legal, banking and
finance, manufacturing, and the public sector.
Sword & Shield hosts the EDGE Security Conference, a
world-class cybersecurity conference where complex business problems meet real
world solutions. EDGE2017 will take place on Oct. 17-18, 2017 at the Knoxville
Convention Center. To learn more about EDGE2017 and to sign up, visit https://edgesecurityconference.com/.
For more information about Sword & Shield Enterprise
Security, visit https://www.swordshield.com/.