CISOs Select Verodin as Security Shark Tank Winner by Thomas Leduc

Industry-leading CISOs select Verodin as the winner of Security Current’s 2017 Security Shark Tank® NYC competition

Today Security Current, the premier information and collaboration community by CISOs for CISOs, announced Verodin as the winner of Security Shark Tank NYC. A panel of prominent CISOs ranked Verodin as the strongest Shark Tank contender, scoring highest in the “Innovation and Vision” category. Read the full press release HERE.

“The CISOs selected Verodin’s Security Instrumentation Platform as it is a new way of gauging security infrastructures and we found that quite intriguing,” said RWJBarnabas CISO Hussein Syed. “It will be interesting to see how their platform quantifiably measures the effectiveness of current cybersecurity tools in large enterprises and if the outcome can lead to a reduction in tools and subsequently cut the noise and the costs in our environments.”

Verodin is honored to be to recognized by Security Shark Tank’s panel of industry thought-leaders:

  • James Beeson, CISO, Cigna
  • David Hahn, CISO, Hearst
  • Michael Higgins, VP & CISO, NBCUniversal Inc
  • Timothy Kropp, Technology & Security Leader, Bridgewater Associates
  • Elena Kvochko, CIO, Group Security Division Barclays
  • Brian Lozada, CISO, ZocDoc
  • Tomas Maldonado, VP & CISO, International Flavors, and Fragrances
  • Mike Molinaro, CISO, BioReference Labs
  • David Peach, CISO, The Economist
  • Richard Rushing, CISO, Motorola Mobility
  • David Sheidlower, CISO, BBDO
  • Hussein Syed, CISO RWJBarnabas Health
  • Max Tumarinson, CISO Amalgamated Bank
  • John Whiting, CISO, DDB

Thanks, Security Shark Tank for a fantastic event in NYC! The Verodin team is looking forward to seeing you again in Chicago this September.


Verodin is the first business platform to measure, manage and improve cybersecurity effectiveness.

The Verodin Security Instrumentation Platform (SIP) enables organizations to understand and communicate cybersecurity effectiveness with quantifiable, evidence-based data. By demonstrating the impact of modern threats and malicious activities within the context of your environment, Verodin SIP proves the effectiveness of your investments, proactively identifies configuration issues in your security stack and exposes true gaps across your people, processes, and technology. Verodin provides clarity on what a threat means for you and empowers you to drive decisions and priorities with empirical data. Verodin dramatically increases the ROI of existing and future security investments and quantifiably measures if security posture is improving or regressing over time.

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