a pioneer in delivering real-time endpoint threat detection, context and
visibility around targeted attacks, today announced it has named William
Aubin as vice president of federal sales. In this role, Aubin will be
responsible for directing CounterTack's federal sales strategy as it
expands it footprint into federal organizations.
"Bill Aubin brings tremendous experience to the company to help us drive
business within the federal market and deliver our leading technology to
the largest defense and civilian agencies," said Kirk Appelman, senior
vice president of sales, CounterTack. "As we continue to advance our
endpoint security solutions, this sector stands to benefit greatly from
unprecedented visibility into advanced attacks."
With more than 18 years of experience in federal and commercial sales
roles in the security industry, Aubin's expertise spans web application
and database security, endpoint security, packet-capure and filter
technology, and networking. In previous roles he was responsible for the
development and execution of sales strategies for companies that were
new to the federal marketplace. Aubin also provided strategic account
management and managed Systems Integrator relationships.
"CounterTack's vision for enhanced endpoint monitoring with real-time
threat detection and response is something I view as the necessary
foundation for endpoint security," explains Aubin. "The move to
CounterTack is a natural progression in my career and I'm looking
forward to leading the team toward its objectives in the federal sector."
Prior to joining CounterTack, Aubin was the vice president of federal
sales at Imperva, a web application firewall, database firewall and
cloud security provider. There he helped the company more than 400
percent from 2011 to 2012 and led the company's top performing region in
2012. Aubin also served as a vice president of federal sales at NIKSUN
and senior vice president of sales for the endpoint security special
business unit at SecureWave/Lumension Security.
Aubin is also a nine year veteran of the U.S. Air Force.
About CounterTackCounterTack's real-time endpoint threat
detection and response platform, Sentinel, delivers unprecedented
visibility and context to enterprise security teams around targeted,
persistent threats. CounterTack dramatically reduces the impact of
advanced attacks, providing real-time, behavioral-based intelligence on
attacker activity upon infiltration, so organizations can defend their
business leveraging Sentinel's contextual attack evidence for a rapid,
By combining 'stealthware' technology and Big Data analytics,
CounterTack turns the tables on attackers, giving security teams and
incident responders an advantage over their adversaries to make better
security decisions with real-time, automated, forensic-level analysis.
CounterTack is revolutionizing how companies defend their endpoints -
across the enterprise. To learn more, visit www.CounterTack.com.
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