• Mark Jones | Founder | 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.

  • Susan Lane | VP of Finance

    Susan Lane comes to Black Lake with 20 years of industry experience; working with industry leaders such as Dell, Halliburton, and several small innovative businesses. With a decade of financial experience, Susan is a free thinker who strives to learn new ways of doing things and makes the business more efficient and effective.