Who We Are

We are a team of cybersecurity professionals with a passion for making the world a safer place by protecting SMBs from cybercriminals and helping them achieve security compliance.

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We serve the SMB market by helping businesses drastically reduce cybersecurity risk and stay compliant in the face of today’s online threats.

We work to implement necessary security controls, policies and develop ongoing security programs that are based on the NIST cybersecurity framework.

We take the seemingly overwhelming cybersecurity and compliance requirements breaking them down into manageable and commonsense processes. We assist with implementation of these controls and provide ongoing management of the cybersecurity program.

George Makaye, CISSP

President and CEO

Leadership

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George Makaye, CISSP

President and CEO

As President of Makaye InfoSec, George has forged his IT leadership and cybersecurity consulting skills through more than 20 years of experience in IT security, IT consulting and business management. He currently holds some of the highest industry technology certifications available – including CISSP.

Over the last 20 years, George has continued to apply his business-IT knowledge to help SMBs achieve their goals by implementing innovative IT solutions and cybersecurity programs.

As a result, George has successfully built long-term business relationships across multiple industries and continues to align IT and cybersecurity with business goals.

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As vCISO and Head of Quality, Security and Compliance at Makaye InfoSec, Eric has 19 plus years in the IT Industry helping businesses develop and optimize their cybersecurity programs.

Eric has firsthand experience delivering NIST800/GDPR/ISO audits and compliance, including incident response, infrastructure protection, cybersecurity, business continuity and disaster recovery. Recognized industry thought leader, he holds numerous industry certifications including CISSP, MCSE, CCNP, CCVP and Data Center Design Specialist and a degree in Computer Science from California State University.

With vast experience in many verticals including Financial, Public Sector, Health Care, Service Provider and Commercial accounts. He has lead teams and helped clients achieve their missions by focusing on leadership with a balanced approach to strategy and planning, execution, and personal principles.

Eric Rockwell, CISSP

VCISO and Head of Quality
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Jeff Gulick, CISSP

Virtual Chief Information Officer

Jeff Gulick is an experienced executive leader with over 20 years senior leadership experience in IT, Cybersecurity, and strategic planning.

With a focus on fundamental security and operational frameworks, Jeff helps businesses to scale by improving operational and security maturity levels, clearly communicating vision and mission, and nurturing a culture of continuous improvement.

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