Leadership

  • Mark Jones | Partner | CEO

    Mark Jones was the Director of North American Sales for Fireglass, the groundbreaking web isolation solution bought by Symantec. He was both a co-founder and the CEO of SOS Security. Mark’s InfoSec career has included leadership stints at industry leaders Check Point Software, RSA, and Forsythe Technology. Leading BlackLake Security is Mark's passion project – bringing Clarity™ where it's most needed.

  • Kirk Jones | Founder | President

    Kirk Jones has lead successful InfoSec businesses from every critical leadership position. He was an original founder of SOS Security, and grew that multidisciplinary security equipment reseller company into a premier provider of enterprise-grade InfoSec services. Kirk helped found InfoSec consulting firm Retriever Services, he's been a Vice President of Sales for FireMon, and a Board Director for Next1 Global.

  • Jason Ausburn | Co-Founder | VP of Business Development

    Jason Ausburn is the original co-architect of BlackLake Security's "Clarity-Added™" approach to services. He was the Director of Services at SOS Security, the head of Business Development at Retriever Services, a Business and Product Development Partner at Fulcrum Technology Solutions, and a lead Solution Architect at Dell. Jason’s also a ten year veteran of the Air Force’s cyber security community.

  • Ann Ault | Controller

    Ann Ault was the Controller for SOS Security. Over her career in the financial services sector, she's been the Chief Financial Officer for Main Street Venture Capital and a Senior Auditor for the global powerhouse KPMG. She specializes in accounting, finance, reporting, Human Resources, and treasury functions.

  • Sandi Ulsamer | Sales Operations

    Sandi Ulsamer spent eighteen years supporting a wide range of IT Procurement functions at oilfield services giant Schlumberger Technology Corporation. Her work included extensive IT Project Management assignments supporting global technology infrastructure deployments, network integration initiatives and new data center activations.

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