Carolyn Ford, is Principal Marketing Manager for Global Governments and Critical Infrastructure at Forcepoint where she communicates the vision of secure information sharing and insider threat strategies to government agencies. She created and hosts To the Point Cybersecurity Podcast a weekly discussion on government cybersecurity news, trends and reports, with industry and government leaders. To the Point Cybersecurity has been named one of the 30 top Federal IT influencers in 2019 & 2020 by FedTech magazine.
She has 15 years’ experience in high tech and cybersecurity. Prior to coming to Forcepoint Carolyn worked for Novell, a software company, as a Marketing Communications Manager and Product Marketing Manager specializing in identity management and remote access. She also spent several years as a Product Manager in the technical and online industries. She owned her own consulting company writing technical training for over a decade.
She received her Bachelor’s degree from Brigham Young University in English Literature with a History minor, and a secondary teaching certificate.