Roark Pollock, as CMO, is responsible for Mission Secure’s brand and global marketing efforts, including corporate and product marketing, customer acquisition and demand generation, corporate communications, and partner marketing. Roark has over 20 years of marketing and product management leadership experience spanning the security, networking, and telecom markets.
Before joining Mission Secure, Roark served as Chief Executive Officer and previously Chief Marketing Officer at Ziften, a cloud-delivered endpoint cybersecurity company helping reposition corporate messaging, build the revenue engine, and launch its successful Microsoft partnership. Roark was also VP of solutions marketing at Ixia, where he helped establish Ixia as a leader in network visibility. Prior to Ixia, Roark served as Director of Product Management in Dell’s networking business and helped drive a refresh of the entire campus switching product portfolio. Roark also led product marketing for HP TippingPoint’s Intrusion Prevention System (IPS) products and served as VP of Product Management and Marketing for MegaPath Inc.
Roark holds an MBA in Marketing from Northwestern University, Kellogg School of Management, and a BS in Mechanical Engineering from Texas A&M University.