Leader in global technology sales will help advance Nehemiah’s vision to transform the cybersecurity market
Tysons, VA – August 22, 2017 – Nehemiah Security, an internationally recognized supplier of cybersecurity software and services to enterprise and government organizations, today announced that Mike Knox has joined the company’s executive team as Senior Vice President of Sales. Knox has a proven record of success in the information technology and software industry, and extensive experience helping customers overcome business challenges in both the public and private sector. In this role, Knox is responsible for managing all sales activities, growing Nehemiah’s client base, and developing strategic relationships that will optimize revenue.
“Nehemiah is not only one of the fastest growing cybersecurity companies, but they are also building great technology that is having a real impact on protecting organizations across industries,” said Mike Knox. “I am extremely excited to contribute to the team and play a part in our continued success.”
Prior to joining Nehemiah, Knox spent three and a half years leading sales teams at LexisNexis, quickly advancing to Regional Vice President of Americas and Global Sales Lead for the Media Intelligence segment leadership team. In these roles, he was consistently named one of the top sales leaders in LexisNexis every year. He was accepted into a prestigious global leadership program where he forged key international relationships and business partnerships. Previously, Knox supported military intelligence agencies as a sales executive at Oracle. Before joining the corporate workforce, Knox played professional baseball for three years as a pitcher for the New York Yankees. He earned his B.S. at the University of Texas at Dallas School of Management in finance, economics, and accounting.
“Mike has a thorough understanding of cybersecurity technology and how it impacts customers’ businesses, and possesses valuable knowledge of go-to-market strategies for both direct and channel partner sales,” said Paul Farrell, CEO, Nehemiah Security. “We are confident that Mike will contribute greatly to Nehemiah’s growth, and we are thrilled to have him on board.”
Nehemiah is helping businesses proactively answer the question, “Am I secure?” and then act on that knowledge. The company’s solution, AtomicEye RQ (Risk Quantifier), is the first platform engineered to swiftly replicate a network environment into a virtual copy and deploy real attacks against it. RQ provides executives with visibility and investment accountability, and provides security operators with a detailed, up-to-the minute understanding of the exploitabilities in their environment. In a very short time, executives and security personnel gain powerful insights into financial and business impact of potential risks to their systems. Moreover, they gain prioritized recommendations for mitigating the highest priority issues. More information about Nehemiah can be found here.
About Nehemiah Security
Nehemiah Security helps companies to KNOW their security posture, MANAGE their attack surface, and PROTECT their endpoints from threats. By continuously quantifying risk, automatically enforcing policies and best practices, and instantly detecting and remediating exploits, Nehemiah puts security operators in control of their priorities and focus. For more information on how Nehemiah Security solutions protect the most security-sensitive organizations and prevent attacks in the digital universe, please visit www.nehemiahsecurity.com.