SUNNYVALE, CA — August 1, 2018— Arctic Wolf Networks, a leading security operations center (SOC)-as-a-service company, today announced the addition of Marty Sanders as the company’s first chief security services officer. In this new role, Sanders will lead all aspects of the delivery of Arctic Wolf’s award-winning AWN CyberSOC™ service, including managing the security engineering teams’ customer interface and back-end analysis.
With more than 29 years of industry experience spanning technology strategy, sales and business development, Sanders has the necessary expertise to take the security service experience provided by Arctic Wolf to the next level. Sanders brings with him prowess developed while in positions ranging from chief technology officer for North America at Kaminario to technology and services team lead at Dell/Compellent. Specifically, he brings a deep-rooted understanding of how to work with partners and customers to define the company’s product and technology strategy and help customers design and deliver cutting-edge storage solutions.
“With his proven track record for developing and building service organizations known for their amazing customer experience, welcoming Marty to the team means providing the best for our current and future customers,” said Brian NeSmith, CEO and co-founder of Arctic Wolf Networks. “We’re strategically building our team, capabilities and infrastructure to ensure we are providing the level of engagement our customers deserve, and the addition of a dedicated CSSO exemplifies this commitment.”
The CSSO role will not only support Arctic Wolf’s growth, but also provide existing customers with higher levels of engagement at an executive level when interacting with the service team. Arctic Wolf Networks continues to add security staff and hires across the board for research and development, finance, marketing and sales in order to exceed customers’ expectations, while proactively anticipating future needs.
“As enterprises struggle with the troubling dichotomy between an increasing volume of cyberthreats and the cybersecurity skills shortage, there is a critical need for outsourced cybersecurity services to support internal teams’ efforts,” Sanders said. “I’m excited to be a part of developing such a viable market solution, centered around customer service and affordability, to help enterprises of all sizes get the talent and security they need.”