Industry Veteran to Drive Continued Growth and Worldwide Penetration of Secure and Managed Portable Computing Solutions.
IronKey, the leader in secure and managed portable computing solutions, today announced the appointment of Travis Patterson as Senior Vice President of Sales. As IronKey continues its international momentum, Patterson has been appointed to oversee global sales, channels, and sales engineering.
"As IronKey continues to experience rapid growth across a variety of global markets, we are delighted to welcome Travis Patterson to the IronKey team," said David Jevans, CEO at IronKey. "With his distinguished reputation and breadth of successful sales experience in leading technology companies, Patterson is a superbly qualified addition to our executive team. His dynamic management and industry expertise will be instrumental in ensuring that IronKey remains at the forefront in secure portable computing."
Patterson brings more than 17 years of technology sales and management experience to IronKey, coming from Hewlett-Packard (HP), where he was the vice president of Americas Software & Solutions Strategic Accounts. Prior to HP, Patterson was senior vice president of sales for the Western and Southern United States and Latin America at Opsware, which was acquired by HP. During his tenure with Opsware, the sales organization more than tripled its annual revenue.
Patterson will oversee global sales efforts and channel partner enablement to deliver value-add solutions for data protection, strong authentication, encryption and privacy to large enterprises and government agencies. He will drive adoption of solutions built on IronKey's landmark Trusted Access™ platform – the world's most secure network access and data protection system for enterprises and government agencies.
"IronKey is one of the security industry's most innovative and respected companies," said Patterson. "It is exciting to join the IronKey team, and I look forward to supporting the company's successful momentum and growth as it continues to innovate, diversify and expand into new markets."
IronKey (ironkey.com) provides essential security products for mobile and remote workers. IronKey solutions protect remote workers from the threats of data loss, compromise of passwords, and computers infected by malicious software and crimeware. IronKey multifunction devices connect to computer's USB port and are easy to manage with the IronKey management service. This allows users to securely carry up to 32GB of sensitive corporate data, strongly authenticate to VPNs and corporate networks, and isolate remote workers from malicious software and crimeware. IronKey customers include Fortune 500 companies, healthcare providers, financial institutions, and government agencies around the world.