Chris Olson co-founded The Media Trust with a goal to transform the internet experience by creating better digital ecosystems to govern assets, connect partners and enable digital risk management. As CEO, Olson drives the company's vision, direction and growth plans. He has more than 15 years of experience leading high tech and ad technology start-ups and managing international software development, product and sales teams.
Prior to The Media Trust, Chris created an Internet-based transaction system to research, buy and sell media for TV, radio, cable, and online channels. He started his career managing equity and fixed income electronic trading desks for Salomon Brothers, Citibank and Commerzbank AG.
Chris regularly speaks about cybersecurity trends and best practices at industry events, including events hosted by the Financial, Media, and Retail & Commercial ISACs. He earned his B.S. degree in Finance and International Business from Georgetown University and Executive MBA in Finance and Information Systems from the NYU Stern School of Business.
The opinions expressed in this blog are those of Chris Olson and do not necessarily represent those of IDG Communications, Inc., its parent, subsidiary or affiliated companies.
HTML5 is not the security safe haven it was once thought to be.
Enterprises not actively managing this third-party digital risk face significant harm in the current regulatory environment around data compliance.