January 10th – GEOBRIDGE Corporation, a leading encryption and key management solutions provider to mid-sized and enterprise organizations announced today the promotion of Donna Gem to the role of Vice President. Gem will be responsible for overseeing all operational aspects and business development for KEES™ (Key Exchange and Escrow Service).
KEES provides organizations the ability to :
Generate, store, distribute, and escrow all cryptographic keys.
Maintain access for full life-cycle key management via a simple
JSON Schema RESTful API.
Perform Remote Key Loading (RKL) in compliance with PCI PIN 3.0.
The KEES team also offers Managed HSM Services and staff
augmentation for key custodian roles.
The KEES Service continues to expand as it has achieved immediate impact and success for clients of all sizes and varying use cases. Certified in early 2017 as a PCI PIN certified key generation solution, KEES is a secure and compliant solution that helps organizations perform and augment for the most sensitive encryption and key management functions in any enterprise.
Gem brings more than 25 years of experience in encryption and key management to this role. She previously served as Director of Solutions Delivery at GEOBRIDGE for the past two years working on consulting engagements and assessments for clients.
Gem’s skills and proven leadership made her an easy selection for this critical role. Gem is a CTGA and CISM and worked at Chase Paymentech (JPMC) for 24 years as the Senior Director of Encryption Keys and Compliance.
“We value our employees and are especially pleased to watch someone be promoted from within at GEOBRIDGE. Donna’s aptitude and contributions have been invaluable over the past two years. She is a proven leader with her work ethic and superb execution abilities. We look forward to her helping our organization expand the KEES Service around the globe,” said Laura Way, President and CEO of GEOBRIDGE.
“I’m excited for the opportunity to be a part of growing the KEES Service. To date, the KEES service has generated, delivered, and manged thousands of cryptographic keys for use throughout North America for our clients. GEOBRIDGE is poised for another strong year, and I look forward in helping to drive the strategic direction, growth and profitability of the company,” said Donna Gem, Vice President of KEES™.