GuidePoint Security Recognized for Federal Partner of the Year at Third Juniper Networks Global Partner Conference

GuidePoint Security, LLC was awarded the 2013 Federal Partner of the Year at Juniper Networks’ Global Partner Conference in Las Vegas. The 2013 Juniper Partner Awards recognize outstanding achievements and commitment from the company’s top channel partners in the areas of sales, customer service excellence, technology expertise and service specializations.

“Juniper Network’s annual partner awards recognize partners that demonstrate excellence in sales, customer service, technology expertise and service. We congratulate GuidePoint Security for its exceptional achievements and commitment to guiding its customers to build the best networks,” said David Helfer, Vice President, Worldwide Channels and Commercial at Juniper Networks.

“GuidePoint is honored to be recognized as the Juniper Federal Partner of the Year. This award is validation of our ability to deliver solutions to our customers’ most complex requirements with Junipers innovative products and services,” said Jim Quarantillo, Federal Partner at GuidePoint. “This award is also an indication of the training, development and focus by GuidePoint around industry leading security products and services.  Partnering with Juniper to deliver best of breed security solutions has helped GuidePoint tremendously over the past year and we are extremely proud of this award and look forward to a great 2014 with Juniper.”

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About GuidePoint Security

GuidePoint Security LLC provides customized, innovative and valuable information security solutions that enable commercial and federal organizations to more successfully achieve their security and business goals. By embracing new technologies, GuidePoint Security helps our clients recognize the threats, understand the solutions, and mitigate the risks present in their evolving IT environments. For more information, visit www.guidepointsecurity.com.

GuidePoint Welcomes Joey Peloquin as Director of Professional Services

RESTON, Va., January 7, 2014 – GuidePoint Security LLC, a leading provider of innovative information security solutions, today announced that industry veteran Joey Peloquin has joined the company’s growing professional services team as Director of Professional Services.  GuidePoint Security’s customized, innovative information security solutions enable commercial and federal organizations to more successfully secure IT resources. The company will leverage Peloquin’s experience to further mature its world-class Information Assurance and Technology Integration services, including application, cloud and mobile security offerings.

“Joey brings a wealth of real-world expertise in dynamic fields of application, cloud, and mobile security,” said Bryan Orme, Principal at GuidePoint Security. “This expertise coupled with his proven records of building elite technical teams forwards our momentum of providing innovative security solutions for our clients’ most complicated information security challenges.”

As commercial and federal organizations further embrace today’s data-centric technologies, including mobile and cloud computing, the need to implement effective information security controls becomes paramount. Traditional thinking and controls no longer appropriately safeguard data and assets against emerging threats. GuidePoint Security provides customized innovative solutions to address the real-world information security threats that its customers face.

“I joined GuidePoint because they have managed to attract and retain a team of brilliant consultants of varying backgrounds, in addition to the founders and leadership that are veterans in the information security industry. In a nutshell, GuidePoint provides the support required to build a successful consulting practice, and the openness and attitude of sharing that will help make sure the journey together is a fun and successful one,” said Peloquin.

Peloquin’s 13 plus years of experience in the information technology industry includes specializing in all areas of information security. Prior to joining the GuidePoint Security team, Joey served as Worldwide Security Architect for F5 Networks focusing on mobile and application security, and authentication and access security. His previous experience also includes managing application and mobile security consulting teams at national security consulting firms, and establishing HP Software’s professional security services division after the acquisition of SPI Dynamics.

About GuidePoint Security

GuidePoint Security LLC provides customized, innovative and valuable information security solutions that enable commercial and federal organizations to more successfully achieve their security and business goals. By embracing new technologies, GuidePoint Security helps our clients recognize the threats, understand the solutions, and mitigate the risks present in their evolving IT environments. For more information, visit www.guidepointsecurity.com.