Carolyn Crandall

Carolyn Crandall

  • Chief Deception Officer & CMO
  • Attivo Networks

Carolyn Crandall is the Chief Deception Officer/CMO of Attivo Networks. She is a technology executive with over 25 years of experience in building emerging technology markets in security, networking, and storage industries. She has a demonstrated track record of successfully taking companies from pre-IPO through to multi-billion-dollar sales and has held leadership positions at Cisco, Juniper Networks, Nimble Storage, Riverbed, and Seagate. Carolyn is recognized as a global thought leader in technology trends and for building strategies that connect technology with customers to solve difficult information technology challenges. Her current focus is on breach risk mitigation by teaching organizations how to shift from a prevention-based security infrastructure to one of an active security defense based on the adoption of deception-based technology.

As the Chief Deception Officer at Attivo Networks, she is an active evangelist on security innovation and speaker at CISO forums and industry events. She has been a guest on Fox News and has presented at the CSO50 Conference, ISSA International, NH-ISAC, ISMG Healthcare Summit, Santa Clara University, and on multiple technology education webinars. She is also an active blogger and byline contributor.

2018 Reboot Leadership Honoree (CIO/C-Suite): SC Media
2018 Marketing Hall of Femme Honoree: DMN
2018 Business Woman of the Year: CEO Today Magazine
Power Woman: Everything Channel (CRN): 7 years

Carolyn Crandall can be reached online at (email: marketing@attivonetworks.com, Twitter: ctcrandall, LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/cacrandall/ and at our company website http://www.attivonetworks.com/