REYKJAVIK, Iceland--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Experienced Information Security Executive, Neil Butchart, has been hired by cyber security awareness provider AwareGO (awarego.com), to lead expansion into North America. Butchart, will bring his decades of experience in the information security and technology sectors to companies in the US, Canada and Mexico. AwareGO’s new North America office will be based in San Antonio, Texas.
Butchart has held important positions for many of the leading information security brands, such as Digital Defense, Inc, Secunia and Shavlik Technologies. He brings almost three decades of technology sales and executive leadership to AwareGO, as well has his reputation for introducing significant growth in new product revenues and securing large enterprise wins for his former employers.
“We are still a small company with big aspirations to bring security awareness training to everyone who needs it at a competitive price and make businesses safer. As he is a respected business leader in our field and has years of experience, we believe that Neil’s appointment will play a big role in bringing our product to North American companies, who we hope are ready to take the next step in building their cyber security culture,“ says AwareGO founder and CEO Ragnar Sigurdsson.
Founded in 2007, AwareGO has since been providing high quality security awareness training videos for businesses of all sizes, including several of the world’s top 25 banking institutions. Based on years of experience in the field of cyber and information security, AwareGO produces its video content using the tools and techniques of the advertising world, making them short, memorable and effective for users.
In 2018 AwareGO released AwareGO Premium, a convenient self-service, cloud-based learning management solution for small and medium businesses. The company collaborates with number of awareness training companies globally. Large enterprises the world over rely on AwareGO‘s high quality content when it comes to training their employees.