Security Innovation Appoints New Vice President of Marketing to Support Rapid Global Growth
Chris Howe to Drive Demand for Company’s Software Security Testing and Training Solutions
Wilmington, MA - February 28, 2017 - Security Innovation, a pioneer in software security, announced the hiring of Christina Howe as VP of Marketing. Chris will be responsible for all facets of the company’s go to market, thought leadership, and demand generation strategies. Additionally, Chris will be a major stakeholder in the company’s sales strategy, ensuring that revenue growth accelerates. 2016 was the company’s 4th consecutive year of record sales and is rapidly expanding into new markets.
Chris is a proven leader in the successful development and implementation of global marketing strategies that drive revenue. Prior to joining Security Innovation, she was the Director of Digital Marketing for Compuware's Application Performance Management business unit. Prior to that, she held various executive marketing positions at technology firms such as Avid, Rational/IBM, and Sybase where she honed her customer experience and market analytical skills. Chris also founded C Change Consulting where as Principal, she provided strategic consulting services including interim and transitional leadership.
"Security Innovation has a long-standing reputation as a trusted adviser for organizations in need of enterprise grade application security solutions,” said Edward Adams, CEO. “Chris is an exceptional leader with a remarkable track record. Her creative thinking and next generation marketing skills will build the platform we need to elevate our expert profile and scale our business globally."
Chris's experience at Rational/IBM and Compuware brings specialized knowledge into how software applications are built and the pressures put on development teams. Leveraging this insight, Chris will be tasked with building strategic programs that elevate the company's profile as the foremost experts in application security assessment and training.
“I’m excited by the opportunity to join the Security Innovation team and look forward to contributing to greater success," said Howe. "We have already established a leading position in application security solutions space and now have the opportunity to extend our solutions and services to new markets. I look forward to helping support our next phase of growth.”
About Security Innovation
Since 2002, Security Innovation has been the trusted partner for software security for the world’s leading companies. Security Innovation is dedicated to securing and protecting sensitive data in the most challenging environments - automobiles, desktops, web applications, mobile devices, and in the cloud. Security Innovation is privately held and headquartered in Wilmington, MA USA.