CHANTILLY, Va., July 18, 2013 — PhishMe®, Inc., the leading provider of security behavior management services that improve employees’ resilience towards spear phishing, malware, and drive-by attacks, today announced that Allan Carey has joined as Vice President of Marketing. Carey brings more than 13 years of information security industry experience to PhishMe, including progressive marketing, sales and partner development expertise. In his new role, Carey will be responsible for the global strategy and execution of PhishMe’s marketing initiatives, expanding its market share and supporting the growing success of PhishMe’s sales team and partner alliances.
“We’re thrilled that Allan has joined PhishMe to lead our marketing program as we continue to rapidly acquire new customers and expand internationally,” said Rohyt Belani, CEO and co-founder of PhishMe. “Allan is one of the top minds in security today and we believe his experience as a former analyst and marketing executive at well-established security companies aligns well with our future growth strategy.”
Prior to joining PhishMe, Carey served in a variety of executive and management roles at leading security technology companies and industry research firms, including Tenable Network Security, RSA, The Security Division of EMC, NetWitness (acquired by RSA in 2011), IANS, and IDC.
“PhishMe is an innovative, agile security company on a rapid growth trajectory,” said Carey. “The awareness of phishing as a primary attack technique for advanced threats is reaching a tipping point and I am excited to join the PhishMe team to build and extend the company’s global market presence as it enters the next phase of execution.”
About PhishMe, Inc.
PhishMe® provides organizations the ability to improve their employees’ resilience towards spear phishing, malware, and drive-by attacks. The detailed metrics PhishMe provides make it easy to measure the organization’s progress in successfully managing employees’ security behavior. With over 4 million individuals trained in 160 countries, PhishMe has been proven to reduce the threat of employees falling victim to advanced cyber-attacks by up to 80 percent.
PhishMe’s methodology entails periodically immersing employees in simulated phishing scenarios, and presenting bite-sized, engaging training, instantly to those found susceptible. The solution provides clear and accurate reporting on user behavior, allowing customers to measure improvement over time. PhishMe works with Federal Agencies and Fortune 1000 companies across many industries to include financial services, healthcare, higher education and defense. For additional information, please visit: cofense.com.