A cybersecurity rock star and industry pioneer, Reliaquest founder and CEO Brian Murphy, will unveil the secrets to protecting your business from the plethora of ever-increasing security threats constantly lurking. Tampa-based Reliaquest is one of the leading cybersecurity firm’s in Florida and globally, protecting hundreds of companies and organizations from threats through its GreyMatter platform. A fireside chat, Q&A format, moderated by Henry Decoo, business development and marketing manager for SouthTech.
About Brian Murphy
Brian Murphy is founder and CEO of ReliaQuest, a leading provider of security model management for some of the largest and most recognizable companies in the world. ReliaQuest develops individualized security solutions based on each organization’s risk profile and business goals. The company is headquartered in Tampa, FL with security operations centers in Tampa, FL; Las Vegas, NV; and Dublin, Ireland, and partners with customers across North America and Europe.
Murphy’s unique approach to driving operational excellence and repeatability makes him a frequent source for industry analysts, news media, higher education leaders and other civic leaders. Under his leadership, ReliaQuest has received numerous accolades for its commitment to focused growth while maintaining a positive company culture. In 2018, ReliaQuest was ranked one of FORTUNE Magazine's Best Workplaces in Technology, selected for Entrepreneur's Top Company Cultures list, and Murphy was chosen as one of Florida Trend's Florida 500 Most Influential Business Leaders of 2018. In 2017, ReliaQuest was listed as one of FORTUNE Magazine's Top 100 Medium Workplaces, and ranked No. 171 on Deloitte's Technology Fast 500™, a list of the 500 fastest growing technology companies in North America. In 2016, after 9 years of scaling ReliaQuest without outside capital, Murphy partnered with FTV Capital raising $30 million to continue its industry-leading growth.
Prior to founding ReliaQuest 11 years ago, Murphy served in multiple leadership positions across accounting, finance, and operations. He began his career as a Management Consultant with PwC. Murphy is a graduate of Florida State University with degrees in Accounting and Finance and lives in Tampa with his wife and their two children.
About Henry Decoo
Henry Decoo is the Business Development & Marketing Manager of SouthTech. He is responsible for overseeing both the Sales and Marketing teams, including the Client Account Managers assigned to each and every SouthTech client. Henry works to ensure that every SouthTech client is given the care they require, and that any need they may have that falls outside the realm of the Client Care team is promptly taken care of.