OverWatchID Accelerates Growth With New Denver Office

New office expansion enables identity security firm to accelerate hiring in software engineering, professional services and customer support


Denver, July 12, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- OverWatchID, a Denver-based market leader in cloud-based converged identity security solutions, has opened a new office in Denver to accommodate rapid growth and leverage the area’s diverse high-technology talent pool. Located at 900 S. Broadway, the new office space quintupled the office footprint and supports the company’s growth strategy. 

OverWatchID’s growth and resource requirements were accelerated by a seed round led by the Rockies Venture Club as well as successful deployments of its patented identity security platform with several new customers, including Datavail, Frontier Airlines and Richey May. 

“The decision to expand our office in Denver was a logical step in our business growth strategy,” said Andy Funk, CEO and co-founder of OverWatchID. “We have the opportunity to take advantage of the area’s rich talent pool and expand our capabilities in our software engineering, professional services and customer support departments as well as increase our ability to provide identity security solutions to current and future customers.”

In addition to its new office space, OverWatchID is expanding its roster with several key hires. Additional information on current job openings at OverWatchID can be found at https://overwatchid.com/about/careers/.

David Gorton, marketing director. Mr. Gorton brings more than 25 years expertise in enterprise software and identity and cybersecurity solutions. He is a recognized technology leader with demonstrated success in product management, marketing, and the design and implementation of enterprise systems. Mr. Gorton’s previous experience includes BEA Systems, Ping Identity and LogRhythm. Mr. Gorton is a graduate of Montana State University.

Brad Dressler, senior project manager. Mr. Dressler earlier served as the lead project manager for Charter Communications’ Core Backbone Operations and as a program manager at Microsoft. Mr. Dressler is a graduate of Fort Lewis College. 

Brian Hileman, senior sales engineer. Prior to joining OverWatchID, Brian worked at Digital Guardian as a sales engineer, InteliSecure as director of technical services with a specialty in DLP, Email Gateways, Web Gateways and SIEMs and at PSA Security as a network administrator.  

About OverWatchID
OverWatchID is “Identity Security Reinvented™.” OverWatchID leverages more than 20 years of enterprise development experience in identity security and delivers a feature-rich platform that comprises privileged access management (PAM), identity access management (IAM), multifactor authentication (MFA) and cloud access security brokering (CASB). OverWatchID’s patent-pending technology provides an assurance of security efficacy far beyond legacy PAM systems, and its rapid, frictionless deployment reduces subscription, implementation and administration costs by up to 80 percent. OverWatchID is headquartered in Denver, Colorado. www.overwatchid.com.

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