Caliber Security Partners Acquires Third Defense, an Innovator in Risk Management Tools and Services
Third Defense, an innovator in Risk Management and developer of the Security Program Management (SPM) Suite, has been acquired by Caliber Security Partners, a leading information security services firm.
Seattle, WA (PRWEB) May 17, 2013
Caliber Security Partners provides information security services to enterprise and small to mid-size businesses with a specific need for skilled technical expertise, as well as a strategic focus on governance, risk, and compliance.
Third Defense helps security leaders manage their team and program to improve decisions and enable business success. Third Defense offers a suite of web based applications empowering security teams to visually communicate risk, security posture, and improve team management.
Caliber Security has partnered with Third Defense for over a year providing jointly delivered solutions. The relationship flourished, resulting in the ultimate acquisition of Third Defense by Caliber Security Partners.
“This acquisition is a natural progression for Caliber Security Partners; it provides us knowledge, experience and strength within risk management and security program management that will greatly impact our clients. We’re confident that Caliber and Third Defense will bring a unique combination to our clients as well as those previously supported by Third Defense,” states Tab Pierce, President of Caliber Security Partners (http://www.calibersecurity.com).
“Caliber Security Partners provides an expert services organization helping customers close capacity or experience gaps in their programs. Customers needing to improve in risk management, assessment, spending prioritization, metrics, and team management now have the services help to improve their processes as well as the tools to sustain them,” says Jared Pfost, now Vice President of Products and Delivery at Caliber Security Partners. Pfost continues, “Together we´re innovating how customers interact with our consultants, combining our experience developing software within the services workflow enables our customers to participate in the assessment process, positioning us as a true partner with internal security teams.”
The acquisition takes place immediately, corporate offices of Third Defense will be closed and all personnel and assets will be moved to Caliber Security Partners headquarters.
Any questions or comments can be directed to info(at)calibersecurity(dot)com.
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