Peoples’ Choice Vote Opens for Information Security Executive (ISE®) North America Awards 2010

Voting Open Through October 13, 2010

Atlanta, GA (September 20, 2010) –T.E.N., a technology and information security executive networking and relationship-marketing firm, announced today that voting for the ISE® North America Peoples’ Choice Awards 2010 has opened through October 13. Registered attendees of the ISE® North America Executive Awards and Leadership Summit are invited to choose an existing nominee who best exemplifies information security leadership and has made a positive impact through risk management, data asset protection, regulatory compliance, privacy and information security.

The Peoples’ Choice Award winner will be recognized at the ISE® North America Executive Awards Gala, which will be held on October 28, 2010 at the Gaylord National Resort & Convention Center, Oxon Hill, MD. The ISE® North America Awards are held in conjunction with a two-day Leadership Summit at the CSI 2010 Conference, which includes keynote speakers, interactive, roundtables moderated by the CISOs and VPs of participating companies, and hot topic panel discussions.

Other awards to be given include the ISE® North America Award for the Executive Category and the ISE® North America Award for the Project Category. Both recognize individuals and project teams who have demonstrated outstanding leadership in the field of information security. A distinguished panel of judges that are information security executives with diverse backgrounds from a wide cross section of industries chooses winners.

Anyone interested in voting for the ISE® North America People’s Choice Award may view more information and submit their vote here at: Eligible nominees for the award are selected from Eligible nominees are selected from all regions of North America including the U.S. and Canada.

“It was a great honor to receive the ISE® Awards and share this recognition with our information security team. The gala event was really a celebration for all the hard work and dedication our leadership and team display each and every day,” said Mark Leary, Director & Deputy CISO, Northrop Grumman Corporation, ISE® Southeast Executive of the Year Award Winner 2010.

Considered by many to be “the premier recognition and networking program for security professionals,” the ISE® Awards Program Series has been recognized as the industry leader in showcasing executives and their teams in the information security industry across the U.S, Canada and Europe. ISE® Nominees and Project teams are recognized through press coverage and inclusion on the T.E.N. and ISE® websites.

About T.E.N.
T.E.N. is a national technology and information security executive networking and relationship marketing organization, facilitates interaction with peers, industry visionaries and solutions providers. Executive programs include the Information Security Executive (ISE®) Program Series, roundtables, receptions, and marketing programs. For more information, visit and