Nashville, TN, – LBMC Information Security, a division of LBMC, is proud to announce the naming of Jason Riddle as Partner. LBMC Information Security provides a wide range of services including Compliance, Security Consulting Services, and Managed Security Services for organizations of all sizes.
Jason Riddle, CISSP, is an information systems security expert with broad technology expertise and experience with a variety of industries including healthcare, financial services, and retail. Jason has over fifteen years’ experience in the information technology and security fields. He previously served as Practice Leader for LBMC Managed Security Services LLC, a leading provider of network and enterprise security monitoring and response services.
“This year has been a tremendous year of growth for LBMC Managed Security Services largely due to Jason’s commitment to not only helping our clients solve problems, but exceeding client expectations,” said Thomas Lewis, Partner-in-Charge of LBMC Information Security. “From ransomware to advanced social engineering tactics, malicious attacks are at an all-time high and Jason’s expertise has been instrumental in helping clients continuously protect their networks -housing their sensitive data and systems in today’s constantly changing threat environment.” It is an honor to welcome Jason as a partner.”
Prior to joining LBMC, Jason gained practical leadership experience as Information Security Officer for a leading financial services company and electronic payments innovator. During his tenure as their corporate Information Security Officer, he also held the roles of Vice President, Infrastructure Services; Vice President, IT Product Delivery & Security; and Director, IT Security & Compliance. Notable accomplishments included attaining ISO 27001 certification and PCI-DSS compliance for the company.
Jason also spent six years with a regional information security consulting firm as a senior consultant performing HIPAA, PCI, and SOX compliance gap analysis and validation consulting, including audit services, policy development and strategic planning; technical security testing, including network vulnerability assessments, application assessments, and penetration testing; security architecture and design consulting; as well as preparing and presenting executive and technical reports.
The early portion of his professional career included positions as network and systems administrator and information security team leader. He is a veteran of the U.S. Navy, Submarine Force.
LBMC Information Security, a member of The LBMC Family of Companies, is a world-class firm and leading service provider for information security. LBMC Information Security offers a full spectrum of services in the areas of security monitoring; compliance, including PCI DSS, FISMA/NIST, CMS, SSAE 16, and HITRUST to name a few; and security consulting ranging from risk assessment to design and implementation to ongoing monitoring. For more information visit www.lbmcsecurity.com.
LBMC has more than 500 employees, with offices in Knoxville, Chattanooga and Nashville (Brentwood), Tennessee. Founded in 1984 as a traditional accounting firm, LBMC has expanded its focus to meet a broad range of financial, human resources and technology needs for its diverse client base. Specific services offered by the LBMC “Family of Companies” include accounting and assurance services, business and personal tax consulting, investment advisory services, transaction advisory services, permanent and contract staffing, human resources outsourcing, payroll services, technology solutions, data security and risk, health care revenue cycle and consulting, litigation support, business valuations, and mergers and acquisitions. For more information on LBMC, visit its web site at www.lbmc.com.