SCOTTSDALE, Ariz., June 13, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Terra Verde, a leading provider of cybersecurity and risk management solutions, announced that it is supporting the ASU Cybersecurity Education Consortium as a Founding Member.
ASU has established a Cybersecurity Education Consortium. The charter of the consortium is to address the growing demand for skilled cybersecurity and risk management employees and leaders in the market by developing and/or enhancing higher education curricula, degree programs and work force development programs in partnership with commercial and governmental organizations.
"This program will produce a skilled, educated and well-rounded cybersecurity and risk management workforce that will have not only a strong foundational understanding of information technology and cybersecurity but also risk management, business, finance and business leadership," said Kim Jones, Director of the ASU Cybersecurity Education Consortium.
"We are excited to be a founding member of the consortium and we look forward to working with ASU to develop curriculum and degree programs that are based on real world best practices and experience," said Edward Vasko, Terra Verde CEO. "We are committed to helping ASU generate a skilled, educated cybersecurity workforce to fill the growing demands of local businesses and to create new career opportunities for workers within Arizona and the surrounding states."
Organizations interested in learning more or getting involved with ASU's Cybersecurity Education Consortium can reach out to Kim Jones at (602) 543-6038 or KimJones.CISM@asu.edu.
About Terra Verde:
With offices in Phoenix and Scottsdale, Arizona, Terra Verde provides security and risk management solutions to clients in various industries, worldwide. The company has been trusted by government agencies, medium-sized businesses and publicly traded companies to deploy sustainable security and compliance programs and services. Terra Verde partners with the public, private and higher education organizations to recruit, develop and employ IT and security professionals that have years of hands-on security and compliance experience, are recognized experts in their field, and hold multiple security and professional certifications. Terra Verde has invested heavily in testing and developing methods, best practices and a portfolio of managed security services that are modified to support each customer's unique business, financial, regulatory compliance, goals and objectives. For more information, please visit TVRMS.com.
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