Speaker: David Mahon - VP & Chief Security Officer at Century Link, Inc.
Topic: "How to design and implement and enterprise wide cyber security program”
Bio: Appointed Chief Security Officer (CSO) for CenturyLink, Inc. in April 2011. Responsible for cybersecurity, critical infrastructure protection, physical security, network fraud and abuse, industrial security, international travel security, global threat intelligence, work place violence prevention, executive protection, investigations, and liaison with the National Security Telecommunications Advisory Council (NSTAC), National Cybersecurity and Communications Integration Center (NCCIC) as well as federal and state law enforcement and homeland security agencies. Vice President of Corporate Security for Qwest Communications International, Inc., prior to the merger with CenturyLink and responsible for similar corporate security programs. Held the position of Supervisory Special Agent with the FBI and responsible for investigating violations of federal statutes in which the Internet, computer systems, and networks were exploited as the targets of terrorist organizations, foreign government sponsored intelligence operations or criminal activities. Managed programs related to white collar crime, crisis management, critical infrastructure protection, and violent crime. Bachelors of Science in Business Administration from the University of Scranton. Numerous certifications from the FBI, and the Kellogg School of Management. Member of the United States Department of State’s Overseas Security Advisory Council, International Security Management Association, Telecommunications Security Association, Domestic Security Advisory Council, and Society of Former Special Agents of the FBI.
Note: Food & beverages will be provided for this event, please RSVP and plan to attend!
Big THANK YOU to Century Link for sponsoring the August CSA-CO Meeting!!