Forcepoint names Matt Preschern as Chief Marketing Officer
Global cybersecurity leader Forcepoint today announced that veteran technology marketing executive Matt Preschern has joined the company as chief marketing officer (CMO). Preschern reports to CEO Matthew Moynahan and will be based in Forcepoint’s Austin, Texas headquarters.
As CMO, Preschern will lead all aspects of global marketing including driving brand awareness, revenue generation, and sales enablement for the company.
He brings more than 25 years of experience in brand, digital marketing, demand generation and revenue management, customer experience and corporate communications.
He will focus on extending Forcepoint’s global leadership in human-centric cybersecurity, an approach that understands digital identities and their cyber behaviours to protect people and critical data everywhere.
“The cybersecurity market is growing at an unprecedented rate, and Forcepoint is in a unique position to disrupt the industry,” said Preschern. “By taking a human-centric approach, Forcepoint will challenge business leaders to think differently about security. I am keen to be part of Forcepoint’s compelling future of rapid growth and industry transformation.”
Preschern is an award-winning marketer, having been named among the top 20 most influential CMOs by Forbes and recognised for his success in driving marketing innovation by the CMO Club. He earned an MBA from Emory University’s Goizueta Business School.