MADISON, Wis., September 22, 2020 — Infosec today announced six inductees into the inaugural 2020 Infosec Hall of Fame. Established to recognize and celebrate the professional successes and industry contributions of student alumni, the Infosec Hall of Fame committee selects up to six inductees from 100s of nominations each year.
“We were very impressed by the quality of this year’s Hall of Fame nominations,” said Jack Koziol, CEO and founder of Infosec. “Long after their first boot camp with us, these alumni continue to invest in themselves while giving back to the cybersecurity community. We’re proud of their achievements and can’t wait to see what they accomplish next.”
Hall of Fame inductees were selected based on their career successes and contributions to the cybersecurity industry, as well as their future career plans. 2020 Infosec Hall of Fame inductees are:
- Adam I. Cohen, Founder, Digital Discipline LLC
- Kimberly Hilaire, Cyber Threat Analyst, Becton, Dickinson and Company (BD)
- Jasmine M. Jackson, Application Security Engineer II, AvidXchange, Inc.
- Dr. Teju Oyewole, IT Security/Compliance Manager, Indigo
- Dr. Howard Cornelius Price, ISS Practitioner, B-Technologies/Army Futures Command
- Derek M. Scheller Jr., Engagement Architect, Offensive Security, Trace3
Profiles on each 2020 Infosec Hall of Fame inductee will be released over the coming months and featured on the Infosec website. To follow their stories and receive other Infosec news, subscribe to the Infosec newsletter.
Infosec’s 2020 Hall of Fame induction ceremony was part of the Infosec Inspire Cyber Skills Virtual Summit. The only event of its kind, Inspire is hyper-focused on the human side of security — equipping cybersecurity leaders with knowledge and insights to develop employee cyber skills, forge their organization’s security culture and make a lasting impact.
Watch the entire awards ceremony here.
Infosec has been fighting cybercrime since 2004. Thousands of organizations and 2.7 million learners trust the wide range of security-specific classes and enterprise security awareness and phishing training to stay a step ahead of the bad guys. Infosec IQ and Infosec Skills provide the most advanced and comprehensive education and training platforms. Infosec is recognized as a security awareness and training leader by both Gartner and Forrester. Founded by CEO Jack Koziol, Infosec is based in Madison, with offices in Chicago and Dulles, Virginia. Learn more at infosecinstitute.com
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