ENGLEWOOD, Colo.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Cybergy Labs, a wholly-owned subsidiary of Cybergy Holdings, Inc. (OTCQB: CYBG), is pleased to announce that Terrence “Terry” DiVittorio has been hired as its new Vice President, Cyber Operations. Terry is a United States Air Force decorated Gulf War veteran and former Director of Cyber Operations for Computer Sciences Corporation’s (CSC’s) contracts with the Department of Defense (DoD) and United States Cyber Command (USCYBERCOM).
Terry will be responsible for helping Cybergy Labs and the larger family of Cybergy Holdings companies develop their cybersecurity business services and solutions through technology-enabled platforms such as the proprietary SmartFile electronic tagging system and RazorThreat Vision™ real-time monitoring software application. He will also help the Cybergy family of companies expand their focus into helping ensure the cybersecurity of the nation’s critical infrastructure with an emphasis on the electrical grid and utility sector.
Terry brings a very distinguished and multifaceted career as a cybersecurity and IT professional stretching back nearly 30 years with technical, operational, and management experience in federal and commercial contracting. He is a career cyber operator and subject matter expert in enterprise risk management and organizational security program development, implementation, and management. Terry also is a former Senior Non-Commissioned Officer in the United States Air Force and a veteran of the first Gulf War, receiving multiple medals and awards including the Air Force Meritorious Service Medal.
“I am delighted to bring Terry onboard our team,” said Mark Gray, Chairman and CEO of Cybergy Partners, itself a subsidiary of Cybergy Holdings, Inc. “The extent and breadth of his professional experience in cybersecurity and his enthusiasm for this vitally important topic, as well as his team-oriented, positive attitude make Terry a tremendous new asset to the Cybergy family.”
In his previous job as Vice President, Risk Assurance Services for Knowledge Consulting Group (KCG), Terry oversaw one of the company’s cybersecurity divisions with shared managerial responsibilities across the entire company’s portfolio of governmental and commercial clients.
In his work for CSC, Terry managed the cyber-operations portfolio for the company’s DoD and USCYBERCOM customers, helping design and develop emerging and enabling cyber operations and related network defense capabilities.
Terry’s other professional experience includes a senior executive role at Booz Allen Hamilton, where he was responsible for cybersecurity business in the law enforcement and intelligence community markets.
“We are investing in protecting our nation’s critical infrastructure, and Terry is an important part of that strategy with his background in cyber operations and risk management with great groups such as Booz Allen Hamilton, USCYBERCOM, and CSC,” said Wyly Wade, Chief Technology Officer for Cybergy Partners and Cybergy Labs, “His insight in bundling cybersecurity services with our SmartFile and RazorThreat technologies as well as our managed security services represents a strategic win-win for us and our customers.”
In addition to helping grow the company’s market for these products and services, Terry will help Cybergy develop and refine its focus on ensuring the cybersecurity of our nation’s electrical grid and smart grid platforms. He will be to do this, in part, by leveraging member company New West Technologies’ long history of providing specialized solutions in areas such as integrated smart grid operations, clean energy technologies, and distributed generation.
“What really attracted me to Cybergy was the investment they’ve made and continue to make in leading edge cybersecurity solutions and technologies including SmartFile and RazorThreat and the significant benefits they offer to private and public sector cybersecurity challenges.” said Terry. “And I am particularly excited to help the Cybergy family further its mission and commitment to advance its cybersecurity platforms to help secure and safeguard the nation’s electrical grid and utility sector as key components of our nation’s critical infrastructure.”
About Cybergy Holdings, Inc.
Cybergy Holdings, Inc., is a national leader in cybersecurity, smart grid technologies, renewable energy, and mission-oriented government services. Headquartered in Englewood, Colorado, Cybergy Holdings’ team of approximately 100 employees delivers innovative technical and management services through its 3 divisions: Cybergy Labs, an award-winning developer of specialized cybersecurity software applications, including SmartFile; New West Technologies, which was founded in 1996 and provides clean, smart, and reliable energy solutions and is a 5 time winner of the Inc. 500/5000 fastest growing private companies in America; and Primetrix, which serves U.S. Federal Government contractor firms with contract procurement, compliance, and growth services.
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