IRVINE, Calif.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Cylance®
Inc., the company that revolutionized traditional antivirus with AI
powered prevention that blocks everyday malware along with today’s most
advanced cyberthreats, today announced that Cyberscoop has named May
Mitchell, vice president of worldwide field and channel marketing, to
its inaugural list of Top
Women in Cybersecurity.
The security industry is a fast-paced environment with every vendor
rushing to provide the world with the best technology to defend against
malicious attacks. Cyberscoop’s Top Women in Cybersecurity recognizes
individuals who have risen above the status quo and are leaders in the
industry. The list honors women who are making the technical, business,
and legal decisions that will push cybersecurity forward.
“May stands out as a strategic thinker and leader. She could have joined
any security company she wanted and I’m so pleased she chose to join us
at Cylance,” said Shaun Walsh, senior vice president of marketing at
Cylance. “Her experience and knowledge of cybersecurity help fuel
partner growth and drive customer demand to protect every endpoint with
Cylance’s advanced AI security solution.”
Mitchell has over 20 years of proven executive leadership roles in the
areas of go-to-market, marketing, business development, channel
development and enterprise and SMB sales. She is a veteran in the
cybersecurity industry with experience leading global teams at Symantec,
IBM MaaS360, IronKey, Websense/Forcepoint and McAfee/Intel Security.
At Cylance, Mitchell drives global awareness and demand programs to
customers by leading field teams and the partner community. As part of
the Cylance Channel Program, she and her team deliver valuable campaign
elements and incentives that are leveraged for demand creation.
About Cylance® Inc.
Cylance is the first company to apply artificial intelligence,
algorithmic science and machine learning to cybersecurity to prevent the
most advanced security threats in the world. Using a breakthrough
predictive analysis process, CylancePROTECT® quickly and accurately
identifies what is benign and what is a threat, and prevents malicious
code from ever executing on a targeted system. By coupling advanced
machine learning and artificial intelligence with a unique understanding
of an attacker’s mentality, Cylance provides technology and services
that are truly predictive and preventive against the most advanced
threats. For more information visit: http://www.cylance.com/.