CensorNet appoints former FireEye marketing lead as Vice President of Worldwide Marketing

Basingstoke, UK - January 31, 2017 - CensorNet, the complete cloud security company, has today announced the appointment of security marketing and communications expert Sarah Woods as Vice President of Worldwide Marketing. Woods joins CensorNet following a five-year tenure with cyber security firm FireEye, where she built the EMEA marketing organisation and implemented a highly effective market awareness strategy.

Woods has spent more than two decades providing strategic marketing and communications advice to a range of software and security companies including BigFix and Marshal. Throughout her career, Woods has excelled at building brands and driving customer engagement for early-stage, fast growth companies, directly focused on growing sales revenue. 

Within the newly created role at CensorNet, Woods will be responsible for developing the company’s global brand and message, underpinned by impactful marketing and communications programmes, to support the company’s aggressive growth plans.

“I’ve worked with Sarah in previous companies and been hugely impressed by her ability to implement marketing strategies that drive the business forward and I am absolutely delighted to have her on-board at CensorNet,” said Ed Macnair, CEO, CensorNet. “As we progress as a company, Sarah’s knowledge of the industry and expertise in early-stage businesses will be invaluable.” 

“There are a huge number of security companies around today but what CensorNet is offering in the Cloud Application Control or CASB and authentication space is both innovative and highly relevant to enterprises moving to the cloud, which truly drew me to the business,” added Woods. “It’s great to be joining at such an exciting time in the company’s growth and I look forward to helping Ed and the team continue their success.”

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About CensorNet

CensorNet, the complete cloud security company, helps organizations to effectively manage and control the use of cloud applications in their business. The company provides a unified and multi-layered approach to securing the cloud via its purpose built, multi-functional cloud security platform that delivers integrated web security, email security, CASB and adaptive multi-factor authentication. This provides organizations with security-focused visibility and control over user access, data and assets to allow access while controlling outcomes and allows organizations to address the security, audit, compliance and productivity issues associated with the use of cloud applications and devices. CensorNet enables organizations to control Shadow IT, safely implement BYOD initiatives and protect from cyber threats. With more than 4000 customers and over 1.3 million users worldwide, the company is headquartered in Basingstoke, UK and has further offices in Austin and San Francisco, US; Copenhagen, Denmark and Munich, Germany. For more information, visit www.censornet.com