GuidePoint Welcomes Brandy Peterson as New Principal to Head up Engineering Unit

HERNDON, VA–GuidePoint Security, a leader in cybersecurity solutions for federal and commercial customers, announced today that Brandy Peterson joined the company’s executive team as their Principal of Technology Integration.

Prior to joining GuidePoint, Peterson served as CTO at FireMon for approximately a year and a half, where he effectively drove business expansion by forging alliances with network security partners, guiding product decisions and innovation, and developing a business plan for a new product build and launch.

Peterson also worked for FishNet Security for over 15 years, most recently as CTO, successfully overseeing the company’s hardware and software strategy, as well as launching their commercial Security Operations Center.

“Brandy’s rich professional history, depth of expertise in information security, and track record for successful business development will be a catalyst for GuidePoint’s own continued growth,“ noted Co-Founder and Managing Partner of GuidePoint Security, Michael Volk.

“We are expanding quickly, and I have full confidence that Brandy’s contributions as Principal of Technology Integration will further GuidePoint’s ability to architect and deliver security solutions that lead the industry,” Volk further added.

Peterson explained that his first priority will be maturing and expanding GuidePoint’s Technology Integration capabilities, with Cloud Security and Security Analytics slated as major focus areas for 2016.

Peterson’s reputation for versatility, his superior level of technical skills, motivation, and executive leadership qualities made him a prime candidate for GuidePoint, as the organization continues to expand their executive team.

About GuidePoint Security

GuidePoint Security LLC provides innovative and valuable cybersecurity solutions and expertise that enable organizations to successfully achieve their mission. By embracing new technologies, GuidePoint Security helps clients recognize the threats, understand the solutions, and mitigate the risks present in their evolving IT environments. Headquartered in Herndon, Virginia, GuidePoint Security is a small business, and classification can be found with the System for Award Management (SAM). Learn more at: http://www.guidepointsecurity.com.