Company Announces Chief Product Officer, CFO and Vice President of Global Sales
SAN FRANCISCO, Feb. 21, 2017 – Blue Cedar, the leader in enterprise mobile app data security, today continued its growth momentum with a trio of new hires. Chris Ford came aboard as chief product officer, Jeanne Angelo-Pardo joined as chief financial officer and Pam Brodt enlisted as vice president of global sales.
“I couldn’t be happier with the caliber of these leaders joining our team,” said John Aisien, CEO of Blue Cedar. “Chris, Jeanne and Pam are joining Blue Cedar at a very exciting time for the company, and I am looking forward to working with them to decisively evolve mobile security from device-level to pure data-level controls.”
To the role of chief product officer, Chris Ford brings 20 years of product management, marketing and sales experience spanning the wireless, networking and enterprise security markets. Most recently, Ford was senior vice president of product management at Intralinks, a SaaS-based provider of secure collaboration services for regulated and IP-intensive industries, including financial services, life sciences and manufacturing. He was responsible for all of product management and user experience at Intralinks, which was sold to Synchronoss in January, 2017.
CFO Jeanne Angelo-Pardo is an accomplished financial executive with extensive experience spanning financial planning, equity and debt financings, mergers and acquisitions and international expansions. Angelo-Pardo has successfully built finance and administrative teams for emerging VC-backed companies as well as large, public enterprises. Before joining Blue Cedar, she was most recently CFO for LiveAction, a network management company, and Ultriva, Inc., which provides lean supply chain solutions. Previously, she was CFO for Flurry, Inc., helping to steer the data analytics and mobile ad network company through rapid growth to acquisition by Yahoo, Inc.
Pam Brodt, VP of global sales, is a veteran sales leader with a successful track record of launching new ventures to revenue, and building momentum for young tech companies. She has founded two successful companies, including The Roundtable Network, a well-known forum for connecting Fortune 1000 chief information security officers with innovative security solutions. Before joining Blue Cedar, Brodt most recently held global sales responsibilities at Appthority and Cloudscaling, where she successfully built the sales and channel organizations and drove growth, leading to successful financing events. Earlier in her career, Brodt was director of enterprise sales and marketing at PointCast and helped drive channel revenues at Claris and Apple.
Blue Cedar’s mission and market momentum has not gone unrecognized in the industry. The company was recently selected to participate in Security Current’s signature event, the Security Shark Tank, which took place on February 14, 2017 in San Francisco during the week of RSA Conference 2017. It was also recently ranked by Momentum Partners among the top 10 private cybersecurity companies to watch in Q4 2016.
About Blue Cedar
Blue Cedar was founded on the principle that the mobile app is the new security endpoint for the modern organization. We provide a security solution for mobile app data that business users will actually use. It empowers security operations with comprehensive policies that mobile app developers, ISVs and other users can apply in a practical way. Our solution addresses all mobile use cases across all verticals by eliminating the security and adoption constraints imposed by first-generation, device-centric solutions. At Blue Cedar, we believe that securing the mobile generation is all about the app and its data.
For information about Blue Cedar, please visit www.bluecedar.com.
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