Eric Rockwell Virtual Information Security Officer
Eric Rockwell has demonstrated both a technical and entrepreneurial leadership approach to previously growing a successful, award winning MSP and MSSP. He holds numerous industry certifications including CISSP, MCSE, CCNP, CCVP and Data Center Design Specialist.
With more than 17 years of leadership experience in the IT industry helping clients optimize their IT environment while aligning with business objectives in life sciences, health care, financial services, legal, defense and manufacturing industries. Eric now works with other solution providers to apply unique and innovative techniques to take their business to the next level of profitable growth. Eric has firsthand experience participating in ISO & HIPPA audits, implementing the NIST SP 800-171 Cybersecurity Framework, assessing against the CIS Top 20 Critical Security Controls from NIST, and NIST/ISO-based risk management, incident response, infrastructure protection, business continuity and disaster recovery.
With strong experience within the fields of Managed Security, Private Cloud and developing vCIO and vCISO as a service, Eric has become a thought leader for pioneering new ideas to improve information security and business efficiency for small to medium-sized businesses.
- Information Security Audit and Qualification Services
- Internal Information Security Control and Security Policy and Procedure Consulting Services
- Information Security and Technology Strategic Planning Services
- Budgeting for Information Security and Technology Programs
- Information Security Program Management
- Small to Middle Market Companies includingÂ health care, professional services and defense contractors
- The National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) Cyber Security Framework
- The Center for Internet Security Top 20 Critical Security Controls (CISÂ 20)
- NIST-based Information Technology and Security Regulations, including DFARS, ITAR, SOX, HIPAA, PCI-DSS, CCPA, CRR-500
- Center for Information Security (CIS)
- International Standards Organization (ISO)
- International Information Systems Security Certification Consortium (ISC2)
- Advanced Certification in Information Security
- Registered Consultant and Member of the Center for Internet Security SecureSuite
- Frequent contributions to the West Hollywood Parking Authority