Debbie Gordon is founder and CEO of Cloud Range, the industry-leading cybersecurity simulation training solution that helps organizations reduce cyber risk. A globally recognized technology entrepreneur, Debbie founded Cloud Range on the premise that simulation training is as integral in cybersecurity as it is in other fields like medicine, aviation, or the military. The result was that Cloud Range led the development of a new category in cybersecurity. Only three years later, organizations around the globe are incorporating the company’s cyber readiness solution as a core element of their security programs.
A graduate of Vanderbilt University where she earned her degree in human and organizational development, Debbie has focused her work on businesses that improve people’s lives. Her career began in technical education and certification, and she has built and sold several companies in eCommerce, IT asset management, and training. She is currently on the board of directors of Entrepreneurs’ Organization - Nashville. Debbie is a frequent speaker on cybersecurity readiness, simulation training, and team effectiveness at conferences and seminars all around the world. She has also been featured in many podcasts, has authored many articles, and has been quoted in major publications including Fox News, Wall Street Journal and Forbes.
National leaders have asked critical infrastructure sectors to raise cybersecurity shields from a range of cyber bad actors for one reason – Cyber threats are more than a risk to data and privacy – A cyber attack directed at connected operational technologies can have catastrophic consequences for public safety, health, and our way of life. In response, OT cyber industry leaders have developed initiatives to incentivize investments in the mitigation of cyber risk. National experts will discuss emerging trends in OT cyber threats, how the risk can be mitigated, and the current state of risk transfer to insurance.