May 23, 2017 – ReliaQuest, a leading national provider of IT security solutions, announced today the addition of Kathleen Finato as Chief Marketing Officer. With more than 20 years of marketing and sales leadership for global technology, service and manufacturing organizations, Finato will lead corporate branding, marketing and communications activities for the Tampa-based company.
“Kathleen brings an impressive track record to the table. Her success at developing and implementing strategies that align marketing with measurable company growth make her a great addition to our senior management team,” said ReliaQuest CEO Brian Murphy.
Prior to joining ReliaQuest, Finato was the Chief Marketing Officer for Fleetmatics, a $350 million global provider of SaaS-based mobile workforce solutions. Finato left Fleetmatics at the end of 2016 following its $2.5 billion acquisition by Verizon Telematics. Previously, Finato held the role of Senior Vice President, Marketing and Business Development for conferencing provider InterCall, as well as sales and marketing leadership roles at Motorola Mobiles Devices, GE Money and SBC (now AT&T). Finato earned an MBA from Kellogg School of Management at Northwestern University and a BS in Communications from Ithaca College.
“ReliaQuest is a fast-growing, innovative company at the forefront of the IT security industry,” Finato said. “I’m pleased to join this talented organization and help it capitalize on the opportunities ahead, establishing ReliaQuest as the clear category leader.”