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CNF Announces Promotion

San Antonio March 01, 2016 – Jason Garcia has been promoted to Principal and has joined the ranks of senior manager at CNF Technologies. Jason joined CNF Technologies in 2007 as an associate network security engineer. Today, Jason is a senior engineer and leads multiple teams supporting several projects for different customers. Jason has over 9 years of extensive technical experience in the field of Cyber Security. He has been involved in all faucets of cyber security including security operations, Certification & Accreditation, security testing, system integration, prototype development, software development, computer forensics, reverse engineering, and malware analysis. Jason has extensive experience in managing customers relationships, ensuring contract deliverables are made on time and on budget, providing leadership to CNF employees, developing inputs to technical proposals, and recruiting new talent to CNF. On multiple occasions Jason has successfully designed, created, and implemented virtual and physical network environments to support critical operational missions. In the past, Jason has lead an innovation team on a COTS/GOTS integration project that successfully deployed to 44 different Air Force sites.

Jason is a graduate of University of Texas at San Antonio with a degree in Computer Science. When asked why Jason has stayed with CNF for over nine years, he replied, “CNF Technologies has the environment that encourages its employees to better themselves in every aspect of life. By providing all employees growth opportunities in positions that will enable them optimal personal growth and to work with top tier caliber of people every day. CNF Technologies is always evolving to better serve customers and has proven that in its excellent customer service record.”

About CNF Technologies:

CNF Technologies (CNF) was incorporated in 2005 as a small disadvantaged business. Since inception, CNF has been providing the San Antonio cyber workforce with distinguished careers, professional development, and continuing education benefits. Fred Ramirez, Founder of CNF is dedicated to customer mission success, employee fulfillment, and giving back to the San Antonio community. CNF has a dedicated community outreach program with an established scholarship and internship program at a local university, a partnership and cyber camp with a local high school, and an annual donation drive to give to underprivileged children.

“At CNF, I believe our employees are our greatest strength and I take a personal interest and focus on ensuring their personal and professional growth. Without their expert knowledge, dedication and passion in everything they do, we would not be able to support our client’s mission.”

– Fred Ramirez, Founder

The founders of CNF were pioneers in the cyber operations domain who were instrumental in the stand-up of the Air Force Computer Emergency Response Team (AFCERT) and the first Veterans Affairs Computer Incident Response Center (CIRC) and have more than century of combined experience in the Air Force, NSA and industry. CNF specializes in solving the most challenging problems in cyber security today, working in offensive and defensive technology development, malicious code analysis and exploitation, Defensive Cyber Operations (DCO) and support to Cyber Protection Teams that includes intrusion analysis/prevention, incident response, vulnerability management and eradication, cyber forensics, and training.

March 1, 2016 CNF Announces Promotion