Jessica Smith Named Winner in Cyber Defense’s Top 100 Women in Cybersecurity, 2020
Crypsis Group Senior Vice President Named in Prestigious Awards Category During Black Hat USA 2020
The Crypsis Group, a leading incident response, risk management and digital forensics firm, announced that Senior Vice President of Professional Services Jessica Smith has been named to the Top 100 Women in Cybersecurity for 2020 by Cyber Defense Magazine, a leading cybersecurity publication in the industry.
Jessica competed against many of the industry’s top, well-respected and well-known women in cybersecurity for this prestigious award. Cyber Defense Magazine announced her accolade during Black Hat USA 2020 for her leadership skills and cybersecurity expertise.
“We’re pleased to name Jessica Smith as a winner among the Top 100 Women in Cybersecurity for 2020 during our second annual Black Unicorn awards. This award showcases women who are shaping the future of cybersecurity and have broken through the glass ceiling,” said Judges Robert R. Ackerman Jr. of www.allegiscyber.com, David DeWalt of www.nightdragon.com and Gary Miliefsky of www.cyberdefensemediagroup.com.
In 2019, Jessica was also named a Silver Winner in the Women in Cyber and Info Security category in the 2020 Info Security PG’s Global Excellence Awards. She is being recognized for delivering on 147% revenue growth in just one year, demonstrating outstanding leadership, and guiding teams to consistently deliver caring and expert client service.
“We are thrilled to see Jessica named to the Top 100 Women in Cybersecurity,” said Bret Padres, CEO, The Crypsis Group. “Jessica’s technical expertise and ability to direct the strategic development of our firm’s processes and procedures help Crypsis continue to scale. She has not only achieved a very high degree of technical accomplishment, she has also inspired her teams to do more, learn more and care more.”