ThreatX Adds Experienced Sales Leadership | ThreatX

SaaS-Based Web Application Firewall Provider Appoints Mark Rotolo as EVP of Global Sales and Justin Levitas as Director of Sales

Denver, CO, – August 02, 2018 – ThreatX, the leading provider of SaaS-based web application firewall (WAF) solutions, today announced two executive appointments designed to ensure customer success and support the company for its next phase of growth. Mark Rotolo will spearhead ThreatX’s U.S. and international expansion as EVP of global sales and partnerships and Justin Levitas will oversee the company’s customer success and sales strategy as director of sales. Working together with the broader ThreatX leadership team, Rotolo and Levitas will identify new opportunities to help global enterprises quickly detect and thwart the most advanced, high-impact threats without sacrificing significant time or resources.

The ThreatX attacker-centric platform combines threat and application profiling, and attacker fingerprinting to build a holistic risk score based on behavior, automating the precise detection and neutralization of DDoS, bot, zero-day and other advanced threats. The technology greatly reduces false positives and analysis burdens, providing organizations with security assurance while simultaneously freeing security teams to focus on top strategic priorities. As the threat landscape continues to evolve, the ThreatX solution is uniquely suited to help companies protect the growing attack surface with confidence.

With the appointment of Rotolo and Levitas, ThreatX is strengthening its global sales and customer success team, and further accelerating its notable growth. Prior to joining ThreatX, Rotolo served as vice president of sales for ProtectWise and also held sales leadership positions at Shape Security, Palo Alto Networks and Redline Networks/Juniper. Levitas comes to ThreatX from Dashlane, where he led a global inside sales and operations team and previously held sales leadership positions at BetterCloud. Reporting directly to ThreatX founder and CEO, Bret Settle, the new hires will help more organizations comprehensively and accurately protect their web application environments using the ThreatX platform.


“It’s critical in today’s dynamic threat and application environment that enterprises are able to rapidly identify and intercept any and all web application attacks, and ThreatX is on a mission to make this a possibility for all organizations. With the addition of Mark and Justin to our team, we’re ideally positioned to capitalize on our strong growth and introduce even more organizations across the globe to the power of our platform. Both have a proven track record as sales leaders, extensive experience in building industry partnerships and their deep security expertise will be invaluable to our customers as we further grow the business.”

Bret Settle, CEO ThreatX

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ThreatX is the only SaaS-based web application firewall (WAF) solution that enables enterprises to confidently secure all their web applications against a rapidly evolving threat landscape.​ Purpose built for the hybrid-cloud, ThreatX delivers complete visibility and the most precise threat detection and neutralization capabilities available by combining progressive behavior profiling, collective threat intelligence, and deep analytics with a managed service. ThreatX eliminates the false positives and maintenance burdens associated with 1st generation WAFs and static, rule-based solutions.

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