Ross Nelson Takes Over the Reins As Securityhunter Chief Executive Officer
Baltimore, MD November 22, 2022
During the Company Teambuilding Retreat in Ocean City, former Securityhunter Executive Director, Ross Nelson, officially became the Chief Executive Officer of Securityhunter.
Ross Nelson joined Securityhunter in 2012 and brought his military experience from the Army, as well 20+ years of experience in the electronic security industry to the team. Mr. Nelson has a proven success record managing complex government programs, recruiting and managing subcontractors and vendors, recruiting and managing talented staff members and creating strategic teams and contracts to accomplish specific goals for Securityhunter’s federal clients.
A Summa Cum Laude graduate of Capella University with a Bachelor of Science in Information Technology, he also served as an information technology specialist, an electronic security engineer, an electronic security consultant, a program manager for Securityhunter’s federal programs, Securityhunter’s director of strategic business and Securityhunter’s executive director and president. Mr. Nelson has experience and expertise within a wide range of technical and managerial disciplines.
Other interests include marksmanship, military history and gardening.
Since becoming the CEO, Mr. Nelson has upgraded the accounting system, hired additional staff, negotiated a better employee health insurance plan, and promoted current staff members to fill vacant positions.
When asked what it feels like to be chosen as the CEO of Securityhunter, Nelson said, “It is truly an honor. There are thousands of executives in the world that Securityhunter could have chosen instead of me. The faith that the board and our employees have placed in me is humbling. I will endeavor every day to be worthy of it.”
Former CEO Michael S. Rogers says, “I’ve been blessed to have seen Securityhunter grow as it has and I’m proud to name Ross Nelson as the next CEO. Since joining the company, he has proven himself more than capable to take the company to the next level.”