Press Release

Core Security Appoints New Head of Sales and Customer Success

ROSWELL, GA (August 4, 2016) — Core Security®, a leader in Vulnerability, Access Risk Management and Network Detection and Response, today named Ron Wilson as the company’s new SVP of Global Sales and Customer Success. He will oversee all aspects of Core Security Sales and Customer Success operations.

“I am excited to be part of Core Security as a leader for their sales and customer success teams. With Damballa’s acquisition, Core continues on its mission to be the only company that offers a complete solution for security professionals and I am thrilled to be part of this growing company”, said Ron Wilson. Ron brings more than 20 years of executive leadership experience in the technology industry, most recently as Vice President of Customer Success for Damballa.

“Ron’s history of leadership positions, especially in areas of sales and customer operations, as well as his long and decorated tenure in the technology industry makes him the perfect fit to lead Core Security’s Sales and Customer Success functions” said David Earhart, Core Security’s Chief Executive Officer.

Prior to his work at Damballa, Ron served as a Director of Strategy and Business Development at Compuware, responsible for developing the strategy and go-to-market plans for Compuware’s global ISV partners and their ecosystems. He joined Compuware in 2009, and previously led Product Management for their $180 million Application Performance Management business. Prior to Compuware, Ron held leadership roles at Mercury Interactive, where he led global IT operations and security and rolled out a global support center, and at consulting firms Accenture, Burwood Group and Calence. In these organizations, Ron founded and led new professional services practice areas including Networking, Security and IT Service Management.

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About Core Security Corporation
Core Security provides market-leading, threat-aware, identity, access and vulnerability management solutions that provide actionable intelligence and context needed to manage security risks across the enterprise. Solutions include multi-factor authentication, provisioning, Identity Governance and Administration (IGA), Identity and Access Intelligence (IAI), and Vulnerability Management (VM). The combination of these solutions provides context and shared intelligence through analytics, giving customers a more comprehensive view of their security posture so they can make better security remediation decisions and maintain compliance.

Core Security is headquartered in the USA with offices and operations in South America, Europe, Middle East and Asia. To learn more, contact Core Security at (678) 304-4500 or

August 4, 2016