WSC Founder/CEO Winner of 2014 ISC2 Americas Information Security Leadership Awards
Thursday, October 2, 2014
Founder/CEO Lisa Foreman-Jiggetts is the 2014 Americas Information Security Leadership Award winner in the categories: Senior Information Security Professional and Community Service Star
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Americas Information Security Leadership Awards (ISLA) nominations are now closed. Please check in May, 2015 for the next Call for Nominations. You can nominate an information security or management professional from the private or public sector in North, Central and South America, with the exception of the U.S. federal government (recognized through the GISLA Program), for their outstanding leadership and achievements in workforce improvement.
- Senior Information Security Professional (examples include: CSO, CISO, information security manager or senior security manager with significant information security management responsibilities) who has significantly contributed to the enhancement of the information security workforce by demonstrating a leadership role in any information security workforce improvement initiative, program or project. Candidates in this category typically should have at least five years of work experience directly related to information security.
- Information Security Practitioner who has distinguished themselves for implementing and/or managing the implementation of a component of a security program (examples include: managing a security awareness and training program and, conducting difficult, complex security evaluations) Candidates in this category typically should have at least three years of work experience directly related to information security.
- Up-and-Coming Information Security Professional who is a new, rising star in the information security field. The project, improvement or initiative may not relate to leadership as with the other categories, but rather something that relates to their current position or educational work (e.g., university research project, implemented emerging technology, or outstanding work in security operations).