WHOA.com, a provider of compliant cloud solutions, has announced that Global Chief Information Security Officer for Netsurion and EventTracker, John Christly, has joined its Executive Advisory Board.
“WHOA.com is at the forefront of the rapidly growing cyber secure and compliant cloud market,” said Mark Amarant, CEO of WHOA.com. “John has an excellent track record of helping to develop highly successful companies as well as robust compliance programs and we’re thrilled to have him join our advisory board.”
John Christly currently serves as the Global Chief Information Security Officer for Netsurion and EventTracker where he leads cyber security and compliance efforts.
Mr. Christly brings expertise in creating new product offerings, rapidly scaling product sales, and developing partner eco-systems that would drive revenue growth.
Christly would possess a wealth of strategic experience and operational capabilities with an emphasis on sales and business development across various verticals. He has over 27 years of industry experience including general management, revenue growth and retention, go-to-market strategy, product development, business operations, and cyber security strategy. He would bring extensive cyber security expertise in both cyber attack detection, prevention, and response as well as computer, mobile, cloud, and social forensic analysis.
Mr. Christly formerly served as the CISO and HIPAA Security Officer for Nova Southeastern University in Florida. He was also the co-founder and CEO for OMC Systems, a Florida-based cyber security advisory firm. He also served as the HIPAA Security Officer for Memorial Healthcare System, a multi-hospital public healthcare system.
As an accomplished author and blogger, his articles have appeared in publications such as Security Magazine, Executive Insight Magazine, 24/7 Magazine, and the ISSA Journal. He is frequently quoted in industry news sources, and is often a keynote and panel speaker at international, national, and regional events.
WHOA.com‘s secured cloud infrastructure features ISO 27001 and PCI DSS certification and HIPAA compliance for cloud-enabled solutions.