Coalfire appoints Patrick Kehoe to be CMO

Thursday June 2, 2016 0 comments Tags: Westminster, Coalfire, Patrick Kehoe , Larry Jones, cybersecurity

WESTMINSTER -- Coalfire, a leader in cybersecurity risk management and compliance services, today announced the appointment of Patrick Kehoe as chief marketing officer.

Coalfire said Kehoe brings a vast wealth of experience in strategy and market analyses, developing go-to-market partnership and sales enablement programs and managing brand and public relations efforts, in addition to executing broad event, online and social media campaigns.Coalfire_logoUSE

“I am excited to have such a talented and experienced executive join our team,” said Larry Jones, Coalfire CEO. “Patrick is a seasoned marketing and strategy executive with over 25 years’ experience in consulting, high tech and cybersecurity companies.

“Most importantly, Patrick will fit well into our Coalfire culture, given his passion for client engagement, collaboration and outstanding ethical integrity.”

Previously, Kehoe was CMO at Arxan, a cybersecurity application security firm, and SVP with marketing and partner responsibilities for Siemens Enterprise Communications (now Altos).

Kehoe began his career at GE and then held various leadership roles consulting with CSC, Booz Allen, and MarketBridge.

He has a bachelor’s degree in computer science from Vanderbilt University and an MBA from the University of Virginia’s Darden Graduate School of Business.

“Within the cybersecurity marketplace, Coalfire delivers unbridled expertise as the trusted advisor to so many businesses critical to the health of the global economy,” said Kehoe.

“The opportunity ahead and the aggressive plan to grow the Coalfire business is tremendously exciting. As the head marketer, I am eager to get started on the journey to make Coalfire top-of-mind for corporate boards and executive teams around the world.”