Atlanta, GA – October 13, 2016 – iVision, a full service technology firm, announced that Chief Technology Officer Eric Aslaksen has earned Certified Chief Information Security Officer status through the CCISO program. The program aims to produce top-level information security executives who not only achieve strong technical knowledge, but also are able to apply information security management principles to their executive responsibilities.
“The CCISO certification covers the fundamental areas of information security required by C-Level executives to drive a security discipline throughout their organizations. This training enhanced my knowledge of how to align security initiatives with enterprise programs and business objectives, ensuring that information assets and technologies are adequately protected,” Aslaksen said. “iVision’s focus on security as an organization demonstrates our commitment to continuous improvement while ensuring we can offer customers the highest level of service.”
iVision Chief Executive Officer Gabe Damiani said, “Eric is an example of how being passionate about learning and growth is a universal value across our entire company.”
The CCISO program focuses on audit management, governance, information security controls, human capital management, strategic program development and financial expertise. The CCISO program was developed by the EC-Council, whose mission is “to validate information security professionals who are equipped with the necessary skills and knowledge required in a specialized information security domain that will help them avert a cyber conflict, should the need ever arise.”