St. Charles County-based Firm Honored for Creating, Recruiting & Retaining Information Security Jobs in Community
(March 2, 2016) St. Louis, MO – Parameter Security, an ethical hacking and information security firm was honored as a successful, local entrepreneur today at the Economic Development Center’s STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Math) Celebration Breakfast.
The first week of March is STEM Week in Missouri and includes recognition of a business that encompass STEM expanding education and job opportunities in the community. Today, during Missouri STEM Week Celebration Breakfast, the St. Charles County Workforce Development Board recognized Parameter Security for being a successful STEM company in St. Charles County. By providing crucial services to clients ranging from the federal government to Fortune 500 companies, and providing accredited training and special events for IT professionals and job-seekers in the growing field of cyber security, Parameter Security has blazed a trail of growth and success in the area.
“We are honored to receive such an unexpected recognition and are grateful. We will continue to educate and create jobs in information security as we are in need of people in this field and locally,” said Renee Chronister, CEO, Parameter Security.
“IT is one of the chosen five business sectors that St. Charles County Government, the EDC and others have identified and are focused on helping to retain, recruit, and grow in the community. Information security is one of the most in-demand skills in IT employment. Parameter Security touches all of those things and is a successful, local entrepreneur,” said Scott Drachnik, Director of the St. Charles County Department of Workforce & Business Development.
About Parameter Security
Parameter Security™, an ethical hacking firm, was born out of the need to help protect our businesses, government, health care, financial and educational institutions and various organizations globally from vicious hackers. As Certified Ethical Hackers, we emulate the minds and behaviors of malicious hackers to test the security of your systems and employees. What makes us different is that we use the information gathered to empower you by explaining how we gained access to your sensitive data, the type of information we retrieved and offer recommendations on how to improve your overall information security. Parameter Security offers IT compliance audits (PCI, GLBA, HIPAA, NERC, etc.), penetration testing, vulnerability assessments, social engineering, wireless security audits, secure code reviews, security training, computer forensics and more. For more information, contact us at 314.442.0472.