Denver, Colo., June 25, 2014 – HOSTING, the leading provider of managed cloud services, has appointed Johan Hybinette as Chief Information Security Officer (CISO). Hybinette will lead the HOSTING security and compliance teams and guide the engineering and operations departments to ensure customer and operational compliance with ever-evolving regulations.
Hybinette has more than two decades of experience building IT security programs and ensuring compliant environments for industries including healthcare and financial services. Prior to joining HOSTING, he served as Chief Technology Officer and CISO for Schryver Medical, Inc. where he built a HIPAA compliant enterprise IT infrastructure from the ground up. Prior to Schryver Medical, Hybinette served in executive leadership roles for Savannah Technologies, First Data, Inc. and Cebic Technologies, Inc.
“Security and compliance are at the core of our managed cloud services,” said Art Zeile, CEO. “Johan’s wealth of knowledge and tactical expertise will provide the insight necessary to anticipate and exceed all of our customers’ HIPAA, PCI and SOX compliance needs at every turn.”
Hybinette is a member of the Information Systems Audit and Control Association, Information Systems Security Association and International Information Security Certifications Consortium. A recognized leader in IT security, Johan also lends his expertise to the Denver Metro Chamber of Commerce and numerous organizations promoting the arts and sciences.
“HOSTING represents both an immense opportunity and a challenge,” said Hybinette. “I am excited to lead the security team of a leading cloud service provider, and I look forward to transforming the existing program into a world class operation.”
Hybinette holds a bachelor’s degree in Mechanical Engineering from the Georgia Institute of Technology. He also holds several certifications from internationally-recognized information security organizations, including CISSP, CISM, ISSAP, ISSMP, NSA-IEM, NSA-IAM and QSA.
HOSTING helps organizations design, build, migrate, manage and protect their cloud-based environments. Leveraging enterprise-class networking and connectivity technologies, HOSTING provides the highest levels of compliance, availability, recovery, security and performance. HOSTING owns and operates six geographically dispersed data centers under an ITIL-based control environment validated for compliance against HIPAA, PCI DSS and SOC (formerly SAS 70) frameworks.
HOSTING’s cloud-enabled solutions has been repeatedly recognized by Gartner Inc., placing in the Top 10 in the Managed Hosting Magic Quadrant in both “ability to execute” and “completeness of vision” in 2012, 2013 and 2014.