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.


January 26, 2021


It’s a new year. What do we do now?

While we can hopefully assume that this year will bring more stability, there will always be some level of uncertainty. Learn how to maintain effective security even during challenging times.

December 9, 2020


Security for the greater good

Cisco’s Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) efforts span far and wide. Learn how our security technology and expertise in particular play a key role in powering an inclusive future for all.

October 29, 2020


Get SASE Your Way with a Platform Approach to Security

With Cisco, you can progress along your journey to SASE while taking advantage of comprehensive security capabilities that extend beyond SASE use cases.

October 28, 2020


Cisco Secure – Conquering Complexity with Simplified Security

We have simplified the names of our security products with new, descriptive monikers. They are now closely aligned with our customers’ security outcomes.

October 1, 2020


Cisco’s New CISO – Securing the Future One Challenge at a Time

Cisco’s new CISO has taken on his role amidst unique circumstances. A responsibility this monumental requires a people person and problem solver – and that’s what we’ve gotten with Mike Hanley.

July 28, 2020


Cisco SecureX and the Power of Teamwork

The need to connect people in new ways and foster collaboration has become more crucial now than ever. In that spirit, we recently launched our new security platform, Cisco SecureX.

June 16, 2020


World, Meet Cisco Secure

Cisco Secure offers business and security architecture collaboration, freeing your workforce to focus valuable time and energy on objectives that really matter. Empowering you to focus more on opportunities.