Chris is an accomplished sales executive with extensive experience in high volume sales of cybersecurity services to mid-market organizations. His success in sales and cybersecurity experience make him ideal for Open Systems’ Chief Revenue Officer, and in accomplishing his chief responsibilities of organizing the global salesforce for greater success and increasing the company’s share of the growing market for MDR services.
Chris joins Open Systems from Secureworks where, as Regional Vice President of Sales for North America, he consistently achieved double digit sales growth of the company’s MDR and network security services year over year. Before his success at Secureworks, he held a variety of increasingly senior sales roles at Cbeyond, where ultimately rose to the rank of Vice President and General Manager of Sales.
Chris earned his Bachelor of Science degree in Biology from Western Kentucky University.
Coolest Personal Accomplishment: Was once ranked #2 fastest swimmer in the world for my age group. Traveled all over, met lifelong friends, and competed on some of the biggest stages along the way.
Professional Accomplishment: Built and lead multiple high growth sales teams by identifying talent and helping them uncover their greatest strengths.
Superpower: Driving a culture of team cohesiveness