Strategic Security Solutions (S3), the leading provider of information security consulting services for identity and access management (IAM), governance, risk and compliance, and SAP Security, today announced the appointment of Ryder Gaston as vice president of sales. In his role, Gaston will be responsible for scaling the implementation of identity, compliance, and security solutions for the organization’s growing global customer base and leading the company’s expanding sales team.
“We are thrilled to have Ryder join our growing team to expedite corporate initiatives and provide value to our existing and future customers and partners,” said Johanna Baum, founder and CEO of S3. “His extensive knowledge of the cybersecurity industry, specifically in the identity management space, coupled with his expertise in sales and data-driven approach, makes Ryder the perfect addition to S3.”
Gaston boasts more than 25 years of strategic sales leadership and experience building high-performance sales and management teams and rapidly expanding global revenues for technology vendors. He brings a diverse background to the S3 team, starting his career with the United States Airforce before moving into corporate cybersecurity with ODS Networks / Intrusion. Prior to joining S3, Gaston held several other sales leadership roles including executive vice president of sales, Global, at Secret Double Octopus, vice president identity sales, Americas, at RSA, and vice president of global identity sales at PINN.
“It’s an especially exciting time for me to join the S3 team as they are in a period of tremendous growth,” said Gaston. “S3 has a proven track record with solving complex information security challenges and guiding organizations through their identity management and authentication strategies. Every organization is trying to determine the new “nirvana” of identity authentication and management ⎯ I look forward to working with S3 to accelerate identity management solutions for its customers.”
About Strategic Security Solutions (S3)
S3 is a leading provider of information security consulting services for identity and access management, governance, risk and compliance, and SAP Security. We employ CPAs and certified auditors who not only understand your business, but who are also certified information security experts. As such we quickly bridge the gap from business goals to business processes to proper use and deployment of security technologies the first time around.