Secureworks a leading global cybersecurity company that protects organizations in a digitally connected world, announced the appointment of Steve Hardy as its new Chief Marketing Officer, effective today. As CMO, Steve will lead Secureworks’ global marketing strategy, including product marketing, demand generation, corporate communications and field marketing. He will report directly to Secureworks President and CEO Mike Cote and will be based at the company’s Atlanta headquarters.

“Steve is a great addition to our leadership team, and we welcome his experience in partnering with both product and sales organizations to achieve measurable revenue growth,” said Mr. Cote. “Secureworks is driving rapid advancements in security analytics to meet today’s greatest cybersecurity challenges, and we are investing across the board to deliver the benefit of those analytics through software and services.”

Steve most recently served as Vice President, Head of Marketing at PerkinElmer, Inc. where he aligned go-to-market activities with product-focused business units to effect double-digit marketing-sourced revenue growth. An experienced B2B leader in both global and growth technology firms, he has held marketing leadership roles at Automatic Data Processing (ADP) and at Gartner, Inc., where he led customer-focused strategies that increased awareness, drove revenue, and increased customer retention.

“Secureworks is breaking new ground by applying its 20 years of security experience and threat intelligence to innovative SaaS solutions,” said Hardy. “I’m thrilled to join Mike and the team on this mission to secure human progress even faster, and on a larger scale.”

 

SOURCE: SECUREWORKS