Today’s security professionals are getting hit from all sides with challenges that make it more difficult to get their job done and properly secure their organizations’ digital assets. Threats have grown more sophisticated, digital infrastructures more complex, data more voluminous and cyber ready talent increasingly scarce. The burden of organizational cybersecurity is becoming overwhelming and companies are asking themselves how they can get more capacity out of the resources they already have.
Who is Candace Worley?
Candace Worley is Vice President and Chief Technical Strategist for McAfee. She manages a worldwide team of Technical Strategists responsible for driving thought leadership and advancing technical innovation in McAfee security solutions.
Prior to this role, Candace served as Vice President for Enterprise Solutions for the Intel Security Group at Intel Corporation. She had worldwide responsibility for all facets of product and vertical marketing for the complete corporate products solutions set.
Worley joined McAfee in 2000 and has held a number of technology leadership positions in her McAfee career including, five and a half years as the SVP and General Manager of the Enterprise Endpoint Security business. Prior to joining McAfee in 2000, she spent seven years with Mentor Graphics, where she led a team of product managers responsible for electronic design automation and electronic component software.
Worley holds a bachelor's degree in management from Oregon State University and an MBA degree from Marylhurst University.