Keyavi Data Announces John Ferraro as VP of Sales

DURANGO, Colo.–()–Keyavi Data Corp., a cybersecurity trailblazer whose breakthrough technology is transforming the very nature of the data security industry, announced today that John Ferraro has joined the company as vice president of sales.

At Keyavi, Ferraro will lead and manage the sales team as well as develop and execute new sales approaches to build pipeline and drive top-line revenue.

“John is a dynamic sales executive propelling revenue growth at multiple IT enterprises and successfully scaling startups in the infrastructure and security sectors,” said Elliot Lewis, CEO. “His 25 years of experience driving deals specific to the needs of enterprise tech companies will be invaluable as Keyavi continues expanding market opportunities for its transformative datasecurity technology.“

Before joining Keyavi, Ferraro was VP of sales for five years at Glassbeam, a leader in predictive AI analytics software for the healthcare sector. He was also CEO of three software companies – InMage Systems, Sigaba secure messaging and SeeCommerce analytics (the latter acquired by Teradata, InMage Systems and Microsoft).

Earlier in his career, Ferraro led western division sales for Computer Associates and three high-growth startups with successful exits. He was also VP of sales for Unison Software (acquired by IBM/Tivoli Systems), SVP of Legato Systems (acquired by EMC/Dell) and EVP of worldwide sales at Securant Technologies (acquired by RSA Security/Dell).

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About Keyavi Data Corp.

Headquartered in Durango, Colorado, Keyavi’s self-protecting, intelligent and self-aware cybersecurity technology enables an individual piece of data to think for itself; secure itself; control where, when and who is allowed to access it; refuse access to unauthorized users; stay continually aware of its surroundings and automatically report back to its owner – with all these capabilities built into the data itself. The company’s API platform and a full suite of applications riding on that platform also provide data owners with powerful controls to allow, revoke or deny access to their information – no matter who has it, on any platform or device, regardless of how many copies exist. Under development for years before launching in 2020, this award-winning, multi-patented technology is so unique and innovative that leading industry analyst firm Omdia designated “self-protecting data solutions” as a new cybersecurity industry category, with Keyavi as the clear leader. Keyavi’s easy-to-use yet robust solution delivers the ultimate in peace of mind for public and private organizations, their remote workforces and partner ecosystems in solving the security challenges of controlling confidential and intellectual property from data leaks, breaches and ransomware. To learn more about Keyavi and its breakthrough technology, visit Follow Keyavi on LinkedIn, Twitter, Vimeo and Facebook using the @KeyaviData handle and hashtag #Keyavi. Keyavi Data™ and Intelligent Directory™ are trademarks of Keyavi Data Corp. All rights reserved.


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