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Katie M. Allen

Chief Marketing Officer

Experienced marketing executive, event professional, and brand developer. 10+ years of experience in the information security and data privacy industry, backed by decades of marketing and communications expertise in the business consulting, information technology, healthcare information, banking, and hospitality industries.

A creative, technology-centric leader with proven success designing and executing marcom programs that meet communication business development objectives for diverse target audiences, complex business situations, and a variety of market environments.

Helps companies—from enterprise to mid-market to SMB—create marketing-centric organizations that enable them to differentiate their brands, tell their stories, and communicate their value in unique and powerful ways.

Experience working with companies, partners, and clients to:

  • Fuel sales pipelines using integrated campaigns and valuable co-marketing activities,
  • Build relationships with target audiences through engaging events and activities,
  • Inform audiences and markets through sophisticated communication plans,
  • Connect leaders and teams to create mutually beneficial relationships,
  • Establish cybersecurity thought leadership via speaking engagements and media placements,
  • Empower cybersecurity cultures and effective change management,
  • Design cybersecurity processes and support change control efforts,
  • Identify proven solutions and effective partners through research and networking, and
  • Leverage marketing resources aligned with their budget and business needs.


Northern Illinois University with a focus on business management and marketing
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