Deidre Diamond is a dynamic entrepreneur, founder, and CEO of CyberSN, the leading cybersecurity talent acquisition technology and services firm in the U.S. She has transformed the cybersecurity job search and hiring process by launching a deepjobs matching platform and standardizing all cybersecurity job functions into a common taxonomy of 45 roles. Through the CyberSN platform, she has provided a solution to a critical national security issue by allowing cybersecurity professionals to make anonymous, public profiles that match with employer-posted job descriptions using the same taxonomy. She also founded SecureDiversity.org, a non-profit organization that raises awareness and increases the hiring of women and underrepresented individuals in the cybersecurity workforce. Secure Diversity is the co-founding organization of Day of Shecurity, an annual conference that supports 1100+ attendees and sponsors underrepresented individuals in the SANS Institute and Secure Diversity Executive Cohorts. Through these efforts, Deidre has become a driving force for diversity and inclusion in cybersecurity and a champion of change. Deidre has over 29 years of experience in technology and staffing, leading large-scale high performing teams at Rapid7 and Motion Recruitment before founding her own organizations.
Deidre's remarkable accomplishments have earned her several awards, including being named one of the Top 25 Women in Cybersecurity by Cyber Defense Magazine. As a sought-after speaker, Deidre has inspired and motivated thousands of individuals to pursue a career in cybersecurity while driving change in the industry.