REDWOOD SHORES, Calif., March 30, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- iSheriff, a leading cloud security company, today announced it has added Eric Jenny to its executive team, as Chief Financial Officer (CFO). Jenny is an accomplished leader in rapidly growing companies and will bring his financial, public accounting and IT infrastructure expertise to support iSheriff's continued, long-term corporate evolution. Jenny will have global responsibility for finance, legal and human resources and will report directly to CEO John Mutch.
"With Eric's addition as CFO, we have a very experienced, enthusiastic team player who is uniquely aligned with our business goals and culture," said John Mutch, CEO, iSheriff. "Eric has a deep understanding of both start-ups and public accounting, as well as experience in developing the IT infrastructure to support rapid growth. We look forward to adding his global financial management experience to our team, as we execute on our aggressive growth plan and movement to an inbound marketing model in 2016."
Prior to joining iSheriff, Jenny served as CFO for Place, a San Francisco-based social media connector platform start-up. While at Place, Jenny successfully raised more than $18 million from VC's, HNWI, and PEG's through debt and equity transactions including preferred stock financings and convertible notes. Jenny also implemented a cost savings strategy across the entire company which significantly reduced costs by 34 percent over two years, saving the organization more than $1 million.
"I am thrilled to join this rapidly growing company with such a strong market presence and reputation for innovative cloud security products. Security is hot and clearly the place to be," said Jenny. "iSheriff has a major opportunity to scale and create an expanded global footprint to address the growing demand in this exciting market. I look forward to working with the entire team to take iSheriff to the next level."
iSheriff is one of the leading companies providing effective security completely from the cloud. The company delivers the industry's easiest to deploy and manage Software-as-a-Service (SaaS) solution for protection against today's multi-vector threats and compliance challenges, combining the power, flexibility and ease of a cloud-based service offering with a seamlessly integrated suite of critical technologies. For more information on iSheriff, please visit www.isheriff.com and follow the company on Twitter at @isheriffinc.
iSheriff is a leading cloud-based, enterprise device security platform used by more than 3,000 organizations around the world. Our global cloud network, award winning security, and SaaS delivery model provide an integrated service to protect all enterprise devices – including laptops, servers, tablets, point of sale devices, industrial equipment and emerging "internet of things" technologies. Simply put, iSheriff delivers more powerful security that is easier to manage and more cost efficient than our competition. We are proud to be recognized by leading analysts and industry publications, including SC Magazine, Network Computing and IDC. In February 2015, Virus Bulletin's VB100 independent comparative testing named iSheriff the most effective solution against new and emerging malware.
Gutenberg Communications for iSheriff
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