BOULDER, Colo.—June 11, 2015—LogRhythm, The Security Intelligence Company, today announced the appointment of Karen Blasing to the company’s Board of Directors.
Blasing most recently served as chief financial officer and treasurer of Guidewire Software, Inc., where she played a key role in the company’s rapid growth, successful IPO and its successful initial years as a public company. Over the preceding 30 years, she held various senior finance positions, including chief financial officer at Force10 Networks, senior vice president of finance at Salesforce.com, vice president and chief financial officer at Nuance Communications and chief financial officer at Counterpane Internet Security.
“Karen’s breadth of experience in finance and business strategy at leading technology companies will add a valuable perspective to our Board,” said Andy Grolnick, president and CEO of LogRhythm. “We look forward to benefitting from her expertise and counsel.”
Blasing also serves on the Board at MetricStream and is an advisor at Apcera. She is a member of the Financial Executives institute and Wearewatermark.org. She holds an M.B.A. from the University of Washington and B.A. degrees in Economics and Business Administration & Finance from the University of Montana.
“LogRhythm has great momentum in the cyber security market as evidenced by its growing customer base and steady recognition from third-party industry experts,” said Blasing. “I am excited to be working with such an innovative and respected company and look forward to contributing to the company’s evolution and future direction.”
LogRhythm is a world leader in NextGen SIEM, empowering organizations on six continents to successfully reduce risk by rapidly detecting, responding to and neutralizing damaging cyberthreats. The LogRhythm platform combines user and entity behavior analytics (UEBA), network traffic and behavior analytics (NTBA) and security automation & orchestration (SAO) in a single end-to-end solution. LogRhythm’s Threat Lifecycle Management (TLM) framework serves as the foundation for the AI-enabled security operations center (SOC), helping customers measurably secure their cloud, physical and virtual infrastructures for both IT and OT environments. Built for security professionals by security professionals, the LogRhythm platform has won many accolades, including being positioned as a Leader in Gartner’s SIEM Magic Quadrant.