Saliense, a leading provider of strategic technology-based solutions, announced today it hired a new Director of Cybersecurity Victor Florido.
Florido will lead development and delivery of cutting-edge cybersecurity solutions for the company’s federal customers. Initially Florido will oversee the delivery of a newly awarded Information System Security Officer (ISSO) Support contract for Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA).
Florido has been in the cybersecurity industry for more than 18 years. Prior to this role, Florido served as the branch chief & senior cybersecurity advisor to the IT security services director of the General Services Administration (GSA). Florido also serves as adjunct professor and cybersecurity certified ethical hacker course chair for the University of Maryland Global Campus.
“We are excited to welcome Victor to the Saliense team,” said Nikita Singh, Saliense president and CEO. “He has an impressive background in cybersecurity and will be a huge value add to our company as we continue to grow and expand our service offerings.”
“I am thrilled to be joining the Saliense team,” said Florido. “The company has a great reputation and strong team of experts. I’m excited to be a part of the team and help expand the company’s cybersecurity portfolio.”
Florido’s career includes a diverse set of experience, serving in key roles as a senior government official. His technical expertise includes cybersecurity, information assurance, information technology project management, systems engineer (system integration), cloud computing and systems analysis.
Saliense is an SBA 8(a) Certified, Economically Disadvantaged Woman Owned Small Business (EDWOSB), specialized in providing Management and Technology services to Federal and Commercial customers. Our brand value lies in our ability to balance the authenticity and agility of a small business with quality and strategic foresight of a large firm. With each project, Saliense goes beyond simply providing services, and focuses on building holistic solutions by blending Strategy, Technology, and Domain expertise to achieve service excellence.