SOURCE: E8 Security

E8 Security

February 26, 2016 08:50 ET

E8 Security Taps Samantha Madrid as VP Marketing

Madrid to Drive Corporate Branding and Security Platform Marketing

REDWOOD CITY, CA--(Marketwired - Feb 26, 2016) - E8 Security, an innovator in Behavioral Intelligence for cybersecurity, today announced the immediate appointment of Samantha Madrid as Vice President of Marketing.

Bringing nearly 20 years of enterprise business-to-business security market experience to E8, Madrid will spearhead all corporate brand and product marketing efforts including public and analyst relations, communications, sales and channel programs, as well as go-to-market strategy for the machine-learning based E8 Security Behavioral Intelligence Platform.

Most recently, Madrid was responsible for network security product marketing for Palo Alto Networks, and prior to that, held leadership roles in Product Management and Marketing at Forcepoint, Inc. (formally Websense) and Cisco IronPort Systems.

"Samantha has an incredible track record for building effective marketing teams, creating brands, and launching breakthrough marketing programs in the highly competitive and fast-moving security industry," said Matt Jones, CEO of E8 Security. "As cyber threats are getting bigger, smarter and faster than ever, we look forward to leveraging Madrid's fantastic experience to increase market awareness and adoption of behavioral-based security analytics."

"E8 Security and the Behavioral Learning Platform has raised the bar for both breadth and depth of Security Analytics," said Samantha Madrid, VP Marketing for E8 Security. "Their automated threat discovery and investigative process scans for active threats in the network, which improves an enterprises' security posture and reduces the overall corporate risk profile.

"I am looking forward to working with the talented and visionary team at E8 Security and together with our wonderful customers to discover emerging cyber attacks and protect businesses and their consumers alike," added Madrid.

E8 Security will be accepting private meetings next week at RSA 2016 in San Francisco. To learn more about E8 Security or the E8 Security Behavioral Intelligence Platform, visit or email

About E8 Security

E8 Security is transforming the way enterprises use technology to find and resolve threats that have already infiltrated enterprise security perimeters. With its scalable, machine learning-based approach to behavioral analytics, E8 Security is arming security teams to take a smart, adaptive approach to finding security threats and adversaries. The company's breakthrough Behavioral Intelligence Platform augments and accelerates existing security and IT investments -- such as SIEM and NG-FW -- so that security teams can quickly find and resolve threats fast. E8 Security is headquartered in Silicon Valley and is funded by March Capital Partners, Allegis Capital and The Hive.

E8 Security is a trademark of E3 Security. All other trade names are the trademarks and registered trademarks of their respective owners.

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