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Alumnus Steve Brewer Named Chief Technology Officer of Lynx Technology Partners
October 12, 2015
A 15-year career in developing leading software products has led 2001 computer science and mathematics alumnus Steve Brewer to become held chief technology officer of Lynx Technology Partners. He is supporting the company’s growing business in the field of information security and risk management.
Brewer has had multiple technology management positions, previously being director of development for Projekt202 Dallas, co-founder of Front Desk, vice president of engineering for security-works of Lumension, senior director of product development for TuneIn (formerly RadioTime), and development manager for Expedia.
Brewer specializes in information technology governance, risk management, and compliance (IT GRC) software solutions.
"Steve brings unmatched experience and a unique perspective to our business, and we're thrilled to have him join the team," says Lynx Chief Executive Officer Rich Hlavka in a company news release. "Steve brings not only his proven leadership and superior people skills, but also his deep information security know-how that will enable him to assist Lynx in becoming a great success story based on its new IT GRC technology launch."
At Front Desk, Brewer led the creation of its market-leading SaaS product, and helped the company raise $8 million in venture-capital funding while assisting to expand sales growth. He led technology leader Lumension with expertise in endpoint management and security, and was responsible for the development, integration, and marketing of security software solutions that help businesses protect their vital information and manage critical risk across network and endpoint assets.
Lynx Technology Partners support worldwide clients in energy, financial services, government, healthcare, and higher education to improve their security postures, facilitate compliance, reduce risk, and improve operational efficiency. Lynx was ranked No. 80 on Inc. 5000 magazine’s 2015 list of the fastest growing private companies in America.
“This is a terrific opportunity that any technology enthusiast would welcome, and I am thrilled to start this journey at Lynx," Brewer states.