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Gene Hall

Vice President, Security Marketing

Gene Hall is the Vice President of Security Marketing at Cisco. Leading a global team of marketing professionals, he is responsible for the end-to-end marketing strategy and results driving the world’s largest B2B security business. Gene began his career at Cisco with a role in IT, and is now an influential leader who connects strategic thinkers across the security group. Gene holds a bachelor’s degree from the University of California, Berkeley, and a master’s degree from the Leavey School of Business at Santa Clara University. When not securing our customers’ businesses, you can find him locked in a competitive battle on the tennis court or spending time in the mountains with his wife and two sons.

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September 14, 2021

SECURITY

Cisco Wins 2021 Frost and Sullivan Market Leadership Award

Cisco is proud to be the only vendor recognized by Frost & Sullivan for excellence with the Best Practices Market Leadership Award in the firewall market.

August 19, 2021

SECURITY

Securing Nonprofits Protects Us All

Nonprofits handle vast sums of money and personal data, and provide some of the most critical services in the world. Learn why safeguarding charitable organizations is vital for global security.

August 11, 2021

SECURITY

Recapping Cisco Secure at Black Hat USA 2021

Cisco Security was honored to be a sponsor of the 24th Black Hat USA 2021 Conference. This year’s hybrid event included cybersecurity experts.

June 30, 2021

SECURITY

A Conversation on Zero Trust for the Modern World

I recently had a conversation with Cisco’s VP/GM of Zero Trust and Duo, Ash Devata, for a discussion about zero trust principles in the modern world.

May 20, 2021

SECURITY

The Rise of Resilience – Security in 2021 and Beyond

In case you missed it, check out our news from the RSA Conference! Find out how we’re helping companies build resilience in the face of uncertainty.

May 3, 2021

SECURITY

Cisco wins SC Media Award for “Best Security Company”

SC Media has named Cisco the “Best Security Company” as part of its 2021 SC Awards. Cisco also won “Best Small and Medium Enterprise (SME) Security Solution and “Best Network Access Control (NAC) Solution”

April 26, 2021

SECURITY

How CISOs Can Impact Security for All

Our new Advisory CISO, Helen Patton, has many years of experience under her belt. I recently connected with her to discuss how CISOs can help improve global security overall.

March 30, 2021

SECURITY

What does it take to do SASE your way?

Cisco SecureX is bringing radical simplification to security. Learn how our integrated, cloud-native platform can help you transform your network for a seamless transition to SASE.

February 22, 2021

SECURITY

Simplified Security for a Successful Digital Transformation

The world has changed significantly in the past year. Organizations must now keep up with even greater demands for ubiquitous connectivity. Learn how you can strengthen and streamline your security for a more digital, connected world.