Ken Ammon

Ken Ammon is Chief Strategy Officer at Xceedium. A recognized expert in security issues, Ken joined Xceedium from LookingGlass, a high-technology consulting firm that advises corporations and private equity funds on emerging security trends and technologies. Prior to LookingGlass, Ken was founder and president of managed security services provider NetSec. A noted security expert in matters relating to the federal government, Ken has testified before the House Government Reform Committee on dramatic security vulnerabilities affecting sensitive government information and infrastructure. Ken has also served as an adjunct faculty member at the National Cryptologic School where he was recognized with the Scientific Achievement Award. Ken began his career in the United States Air Force where he was a captain assigned to the National Security Agency. He can be reached at [email protected]

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