CISOSHARE is an award-winning leader and innovator in security program development. Our white glove service delivery approach provides an experienced team to ensure our clients have everything they need to build and operate a security program that enables their business. Our patented security program application provides new ways for clients to assess and improve their security programs. We bring our learning and teaching culture to both our clients and our community — CyberForward Academy removes the roadblocks that individuals face when entering the cyber security industry while supplying talented professionals to address the cyber resource shortage.
Recognized as Fast-Growing Innovators in the field.
What Sets Us Apart?
CISOSHARE improves the security community and our world as the leading provider in cyber security services. The business is systemic and profitable through innovative use of our craft security knowledge delivered by a world-class team.
We will deliver our services with honesty, integrity, and respect. Honesty for us comes from clarity and constant communication of what we’re doing within our teams and clients. Integrity is integrated into everything we do.
We establish a caring, positive, and fun environment while designing a repeatable process for clients, both in our own service delivery and partnered security programs. We strive to improve performance through innovation and a focus on people in a learning and teaching model.
Everything we do will be delivered in a learning and teaching model using security techniques that we know work, not legacy security dogma that was created 20 years ago. We’re always innovating and seeking security solutions and techniques that work.
Meet Our Leadership Team
Mike is passionate about helping our communities through innovative approaches based on the learning and teaching method applied at CISOSHARE. In 2019, he founded CyberForward by CISOSHARE as a way to address both the cyber security resource shortage and the livable wage gap issues felt in many communities. This partner-enabled professional development program first identifies and then rapidly develops effective job-ready cyber security professionals.
In 2020, Mike was nominated for the Excellence in Entrepreneurship Award by the Orange County Business Journal, was an Outstanding Small Company CEO Finalist by OCTANE and an EY Entrepreneur Of The Year® Semi-Finalist in the Orange County Region.
Prior to CISOSHARE, Mike co-founded, built and sold Delphiis, a leading GRC security company and is the coauthor of both the CISO Handbook (Auerbach, 2005) and CISO Soft Skills (CRC Press, 2008.)
Tiffany L. Gentile, CPA, serves as the CFO at CISOSHARE, where she is in charge of all financial systems and programs. An executive-level professional with over fifteen years of experience in the accounting industry, she is a Certified Public Accountant and member of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants. Tiffany specializes in high-growth companies and has experience in many industries including: non-profit organizations, technology, information security, consulting, and more.
Prior to CISOSHARE, she served as the Chief Financial Officer (CFO) at Delphiis, a security technology start-up which was acquired by a publicly-traded technology company in 2014. While at Delphiis, Tiffany supported all aspects of financial and accounting management at the business, as well as played a key role during its acquisition. Before that, she served as a Senior Accountant with Anthony & Associates in Brea, California.
A leader in business operations with a focus on strategic planning, goal setting, and customer satisfaction. Successfully built a qualified core team with skills and interests that align with the business objectives and facilitates communication between staff and executive leadership. Adept in streamlining processes and continuously improving operational priorities with input from the company as a whole.
Ryan has been leading sales and marketing efforts in organizations for over 20 years. He continues to find innovative ways to attract, acquire and retain customers. Ryan has worked with companies like Nike, Google, Johnson&Johnson, Justin Vineyards, and has a diverse industry background in retail, financial, insurance, manufacturing, and technology.
Miad has over 10 years of experience in marketing and currently manages several teams while leading critical digital marketing efforts. She is dedicated to solving complex cybersecurity problems and helping companies make progress with their cybersecurity environments. Her focus is on simplifying cybersecurity so that organizations are able to make better-informed decisions.
Tim is a cybersecurity leader with over 15 years of experience in cyber security, IT, and development. He has expertise in designing and implementing security programs and architecture in multiple industries. Prior to joining CISOSHARE, Tim served as Director of Security Product Management and Information Security Officer at Resolve Systems where he led the design and development of the company’s Security Orchestration, Automation, and Response product. Prior to Resolve Systems, Tim was the Information Security Officer at CHOC Children’s Hospital. He has also held security and leadership roles at KPMG LLP, Pacific Sunwear, and UC Irvine.
Adam is a leader in cyber security program development with over 20 years of experience demonstrating results building programs, teams, and managing security incidents. He has comprehensive knowledge of building risk management, incident management, and training and awareness programs for startups, healthcare, and government clients.
Patty has extensive experience in recruiting, hiring, employee relations, training, performance management, and employment law compliance. She takes pride in creating a company culture where people enjoy coming to work every day. Many of her initiatives have lead to CISOSHARE being named by the OCBJ as one of the Best Places to Work several years in a row. In addition to Human Resources, Patty also heads up our CyberForward training program.