Bill Smith Appointed Senior Vice President of Worldwide Field Operations; Bob Lentz and Dick Williams Join Board
BOULDER, Colo.—May 29, 2013—LogRhythm, a leader in cyber threat defense, detection and response, today announced the expansion of its executive management team and board of directors with the appointments of Bill Smith as senior vice president of worldwide field operations and Robert Lentz and Dick Williams as members of the board.
Smith has over 25 years of experience driving global sales organizations to achieve high growth and market leadership. New board members Lentz and Williams also have extensive security and IT expertise. Lentz brings over 30 years of experience in information security technology and management, including the role of Chief Information Security Officer for the U.S. Department of Defense. Williams currently serves as president and CEO of Webroot and has more than four decades of high tech executive and operational leadership experience.
“I’m thrilled to have Bill Smith join LogRhythm’s executive management team. His proven record of driving global sales for market leaders in a predictable and highly efficient manner is a great fit for LogRhythm as we continue our trajectory of success,” said Andy Grolnick, CEO of LogRhythm. “Seasoned executives like Bob Lentz and Dick Williams are welcome additions to our board and their successful track records over many decades and organizations are impressive. Their depth of cyber-security industry knowledge and business operations experience offers an ideal complement to our existing group of advisors.”
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.