BOULDER, Colo.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--LogRhythm, The Security Intelligence Company, today announced the appointment of Daniel Wilbricht as senior director of federal sales. In this role, Wilbricht oversees the alignment and execution of product, marketing, sales, service, support and channels to optimize the company’s success in the U.S. Federal market.
A technology veteran whose background in the intelligence community spans 20 years, Wilbricht was most recently at Dell where he was the senior director of the Department of Defense and National Security Programs, with specific emphasis on security management and monitoring in the Federal government. Prior to that, he was the regional manager, intelligence programs, for the public sector group at Red Hat. Wilbricht also spent several years at Appistry, where he was the Federal director. He also held various sales and sales management positions at Autonomy, Stellent and Eprise.
“Dan comes to us with a thorough understanding of the Federal sector and a demonstrated commitment to a wide range of roles within that sector, including consulting and software product marketing and sales,” said Jon Bickford, vice president, Americas sales at LogRhythm. “He will be a critical voice as we continue to strengthen our partnerships with government agencies who are working to defend their networks and stay ahead of an ever-changing landscape of compliance requirements and cyber security threats.”
“I am excited to be joining a company that is at the forefront of cybersecurity,” said Wilbricht. “By empowering more Federal agencies with LogRhythm’s industry-leading security intelligence and analytics solutions, we will continue to make a material difference in securing our nation and our people.”
Wilbricht graduated from Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University (Blacksburg, Virginia). He is affiliated with numerous federal and information security organizations including USGIF, AFCEA, INSA and Washington Executive. Wilbricht is a frequent speaker on topics related to cloud and security.
LogRhythm, a leader in security intelligence and analytics, empowers organizations around the globe to rapidly detect, respond to and neutralize damaging cyber threats. The company’s award-winning platform unifies next-generation SIEM, log management, network monitoring and forensics, endpoint monitoring and forensics, security analytics and user, network and endpoint behavioral analytics. In addition to protecting customers from the risks associated with cyber threats, LogRhythm provides innovative compliance automation and assurance, and enhanced IT intelligence.
Consistently recognized by third-party experts, LogRhythm has been positioned as a Leader in Gartner’s SIEM Magic Quadrant report for four consecutive years, named a “Champion” in Info-Tech Research Group’s 2014-15 SIEM Vendor Landscape report, ranked Best-in-Class in DCIG’s 2014-15 SIEM Appliance Buyer’s Guide, awarded the SANS Institute’s “Best of 2014” award in SIEM and received the SC Magazine Reader Trust Award for “Best SIEM Solution” in April 2015. Additionally, the company earned Frost & Sullivan’s Global SIEM/LM Market Penetration Leadership Award and was named a Top Workplace by the Denver Post. LogRhythm is headquartered in Boulder, Colorado with operations throughout North and South America, Europe and the Asia Pacific region.