The ISE® Lions' Den and Jungle Lounge 2018

The ISE® Lions' Den

When you enter The ISE® Lions’ Den, you have TEN minutes with our panel of leading CISOs. Our ISE® Lions represent the brightest minds in security and they are hungry for emerging technology solutions to implement within their enterprises. They will score your pitch for a chance to win a high-value prize package. Do you have the courage to go head-to-head with our ISE® Lions? Survival could mean endless possibilities for future success.

The ISE® Lions

Joe Bennett

Joe Bennett
VP & CISO
Hertz Corporation
Biography

Pete Chronis
SVP, Chief Information Security Officer
Turner Broadcasting System
Atlanta, GA
Biography

Michael Dierickx

Michael Dierickx
Information Security Officer
Panasonic Avionics
Biography

Ajit Gaddam

Ajit Gaddam
Sr. Director / Chief Security Architect
VISA
ISE® West Executive of the Year Award Winner 2017
Biography

Paul Huesken

Paul Huesken
Chief Information Assurance Officer
The Coca-Cola Company
ISE® Southeast & ISE® North America Judge
Biography

Kevin McKenzie

Kevin McKenzie
CISO & VP of Information Technology
Dollar Tree Stores
ISE® Southeast Executive Award Winner 2013
ISE® North America Academic Executive Award Winner 2013

Biography

Dr. Yonesy F. Nuñez

Dr. Yonesy F. Nuñez
SVP / Information Security Leader - Wholesale & International
Wells Fargo
Biography

Jim Routh

Jim Routh
Chief Security Officer
Aetna
ISE® Luminary Leadership Award Winner 2016
ISE® Northeast Executive Award Finalist 2014
ISE® North America Executive Award Winner 2014 - Health Care Category
ISE® Northeast Executive Award Winner 2007

Biography

Bob Varnadoe

Bob Varnadoe
Chief Information Security Officer
NCR
Biography



Master of Ceremonies

Marci McCarthy

Marci McCarthy
CEO and President of T.E.N.
CEO and Chairman of ISE® Talent
Biography