This is a free event for you to network and hear from one of the region's Cybersecurity Heroes, Kathy Boe. Kathy is ready to answer your questions about careers, trends and entrepreneurship in the cybersecurity domain.
Kathy Boe, Founder and CEO of Boecore, Inc., has 25+ years of engineering and information technology experience supporting the Department of Defense.
Since its inception in 2000, Boecore has grown to a workforce totaling over 200 employees who support a variety of Defense customers in several core technical disciplines including Space Mission Engineering, Enterprise level Information Technology, Cyber Solutions and Advanced Software Engineering. Boecore is headquartered in Colorado Springs, CO with a regional office in Alabama and site operations in New Mexico, California, Arizona, Georgia, North Carolina and Virginia. Their customers include the Missile Defense Agency, Army Space and Missile Defense Command, Army Cyber Command and Air Force Space Command including the Space and Missile Systems Center and Department of Homeland Security.
Kathy received ‘Business Leader of the Year’ from the Southern Colorado Women’s Chamber of Commerce in 2013 and was awarded ‘Entrepreneur of the Year’ in Colorado Springs in 2009. In 2013, Boecore received the ‘Company of the Year’ award from the Colorado Springs Regional Business Alliance. Boecore has also received six Top Supplier awards from Northrop Grumman and was awarded the Northrop Grumman 2013 World Class Team Award. Boecore was the recipient of the prestigious 2008 Department of Defense Nunn-Perry Award from the Office of the Secretary of Defense.
Kathy currently serves as an executive trustee for Colorado Springs Regional Business Alliance and was appointed by the City Council and Mayor as a founding board member for the Colorado Springs Health Foundation. She is an active community volunteer and contributor to many local and national charities. Kathy holds a Bachelor of Science Degree in Management from Pepperdine University.
7:00 Meet a Cybersecurity Hero - Featuring Kathy Boe, Founder & CEO of Boecore, Inc.