Champion’s Information Security & Privacy Officer Earns Prestigious C|CISO Status


Boca Raton, FL – November 29, 2016
– Champion’s Information Security & Privacy Officer, Debbie Brenner, has recently received the C|CISO (Certified Chief Information Security Officer) certification. This achievement confirms Debbie’s top-level information security status, adding to her already extensive 20+ year background as an award-winning IT leader.

“All of us at Champion could not be more proud of Debbie’s accomplishment and commitment to enhancing our security practice,” said Michael Gray, COO for Champion Solutions Group. “She has the skills, vision, and strategy to help our customers ensure their information assets and technologies are adequately protected.”

The C|CISO Certification program recognizes the real-world experience necessary to succeed at the highest levels of information security. Bringing together all the components required for a C-level position, the C|CISO program combines audit management, governance, IS controls, human capital management, strategic program development, and the financial expertise vital to leading a highly successful IS program.
In order to sit for the C|CISO exam and earn the certification, candidates must meet the basic C|CISO requirements which includes a minimum of five years experience in the areas of: Governance, Security Risk Management, Security Program Management and Operations, Information Security Core Competencies, and Strategy Planning, Finance and Leadership.

Debbie Brenner commented, “Obtaining the C|CISO certification is both a professional and personal goal of which I am extremely proud to have achieved. As many companies continue to experience challenges with meeting cyber security regulatory and compliance requirements within the heightened and ever-changing cyber risk landscape, I am honored to be able to share my knowledge and experiences with our customers in order to help them elevate their cyber security plans by overcoming the barriers they are facing to achieve effective cyber security.”

The C|CISO does not focus solely on technical knowledge but on the application of information security management principles from an executive management point of view. The program was developed by sitting C|CISO‘s for current and aspiring C|CISO’s.

Champion’s security solutions include: endpoint security, compliance and regulatory requirements, firewall services, identity and access control, and virus and malware protection. Learn more at

About Champion Solutions Group
Champion Solutions Group, headquartered in Boca Raton, FL, specializes in delivering technology services and solutions to help our customers reduce costs, increase productivity, and mitigate risk. Through our time-tested, proven methodology we are changing the economics of the IT Data Center and the way people work, interact, and adopt technology. Founded in 1979, Champion focuses on virtualization, cloud, and data management and security solutions; and boasts deep technical skill sets in design, implementation, and management of these solutions. For more information, visit


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