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Cyren Names Bruce Johnson VP of Sales for the Americas

McLean, VA-based cybersecurity firm Cyren has appointed Bruce Johnson as Vice President of Sales for the Americas. Johnson brings a wealth of sales leadership experience and extensive expertise in building successful enterprise sales teams for cybersecurity firms.

Prior to joining Cyren, Johnson has held sales leadership positions in several high-growth companies, including Arcot Systems, Entercept Security Technologies, 4iQ, Fortscale, Vaultive, and Thales-Vormetric and obtained a degree in economics and marketing at California State University in Chico.

Johnson was chosen ahead of several highly skilled applicants due to his high level of experience in building sales organizations that produce results. One of Johnson’s key roles at Cyren will be to focus on driving more revenue growth and is considered to be an important addition to Cyren’s leadership team to help accelerate growth and ensure the company enjoys continued success.

Cyren’s 100% cloud-based security solutions are relied upon by more than 1.3 billion global users to protect them against an ever-increasing range of cybersecurity threats. Cyren’s solutions provide fast time-to-protection for businesses and protect against email and web-based attacks through Cyren Email Security, Email Archiving, DNS Security, and Cloud Sandboxing.

“I am excited to join the Cyren team,” said Johnson. “I look forward to leveraging my cybersecurity industry experience to help our customers and channel partners in the Americas take full advantage of Cyren’s cloud-based security offerings.”

Author: Steve Alder is the editor-in-chief of HIPAA Journal. Steve is responsible for editorial policy regarding the topics covered on HIPAA Journal. He is a specialist on healthcare industry legal and regulatory affairs, and has several years of experience writing about HIPAA and other related legal topics. Steve has developed a deep understanding of regulatory issues surrounding the use of information technology in the healthcare industry and has written hundreds of articles on HIPAA-related topics.