Options I/O is hosting a breakfast and networking event focused on cyber security in Seattle on Tue, October 21.  It’s an invitation-only breakfast for both business and technical leaders in the Puget Sound to discuss Information Security topics.  There are many questions that business and IT leaders should be asking to build their Information Security strategy and we wanted to answer them live with you.


8:30am – 9:00am       Breakfast & Networking 

9:00am – 10:00am     Expert Panel Q&A with Audience

10:00am – 10:30am   Networking & Next Steps

Featured Expert Panelists:
Matthew Scott, Founder & SVP Sales at Options I/O, Moderator
Matthew is Founder & SVP Sales of Options I/O and an expert in cloud computing.  Matthew led North and South American sales at Amazon Web Services (AWS) in 2010 and 2011 prior to starting Options I/O. Before AWS he was VP of Sales & Support for a mobile security company in Seattle, NetMotion Wireless.
Johnathan Norman, Co-Founder and Cloud Solutions Architect at Alert Logic
Johnathan Norman is a Co-Founder and Cloud Solutions Architect at Alert Logic, the leading provider of Security-as-a-Service solutions for the cloud. Johnathan has over 15 years of experience in Enterprise IT solutions and is a subject matter expert for complex deployments of network, system and application security.  Early on in his career at Alert Logic, aside from overseeing critical areas, he managed the analysis of software vulnerabilities, 0day threats, malware analysis, and penetration testing of software applications. Before returning to Alert Logic in 2014, Johnthan worked for Microsoft focusing on designing and testing malicious app detection and was responsible for SDL testing and penetration testing within various areas within Windows.
Jared Reimer, Founder and CTO at Cascadeo
As Cascadeo’s chief technology officer, Jared Reimer serves as the company’s technical evangelist and principal architect for large-scale, mission-critical cloud infrastructure.  Jared has designed and implemented systems for some of the world’s largest companies, with a career in Internet infrastructure operations spanning two decades.  He is a subject-matter expert in cloud computing, security, operations, deployment automation, distributed systems, and backbone network engineering.  Jared holds a master’s degree in Computer Science and Engineering from the University of Washington.
Charlie Morriss, Management Liability Leader at Propel Insurance
Charlie is an attorney and management liability expert. He has been a trusted advisor to corporate leaders for 17 years, both in Employment Practice Liability firms and insurance brokerages. As Management Liability Practice Leader, Charlie directs the CyberSmart Privacy and Liability team at Propel Insurance.
Kennet Westby, Co-Founder & President at Coalfire
Mr. Westby is a founding partner of Coalfire and serves as its President, COO and Senior Security Strategist. Mr. Westby brings over 15 years of IT security and IT controls design and implementation experience to the team. His broad industry experience also includes application development, e-business and business process integration. He has served as COO for a global managed application hosting company where he provided both technical and operations leadership. Mr. Westby has also served as the COO and CIO for the world’s largest pharmacy e-business network and portal. Mr. Westby was selected as one of the nation’s top 100 CIO’s by CIO magazine. He is considered an industry leader in e-business and IT risk advisory, and has presented as a keynote speaker at some of the largest industry forums.