Paul Sems

Managing Director of Remediation Services


Before joining TrustedSec, Paul was the CTO for one of Ohio’s most successful Office Equipment dealers and managed service providers. He is a lifelong hacker with experience moving forward  a wide range of businesses, including SMBs and enterprise clients.

Paul was also the Senior Executive responsible for Information Technology at Vitamix, a manufacturer and marketer of high-end blending products for both the foodservice industry and the consumer market. While at Vitamix, Paul built a world-class IT organization and developed that organization to support a 500M global enterprise. He initiated and managed the implementation of multiple business solutions that have been the foundation for significant growth and stability within the organization. Under his leadership, the organization selected, implemented, and supported solutions that proved to be a significant business enabler, supporting the massive growth that Vitamix experienced during his 10-year tenure.

Education & Certifications

Paul has also held other roles, including business owner, senior network engineer, manager, and product development engineer. He co-founded Bow Tie Medical and was their interim COO. He received his MBA from Case Western Reserve University and his undergraduate degree in Computer Science from the University of Akron. He is a member of Beta Gamma Sigma the International Honors Society that recognized top performing MBA graduates.

Recent Webinars

Securing Cloud Native Applications With DevSecOps

Cloud native application security is booming! Containers, microservices, immutable infrastructure, and declarative APIs, oh my! Organizations around the globe are moving to cloud-native technologies to build and run scalable applications in various cloud environments. However, incorporating security in both development...

Ensuring Ransomware Resilience

Ransomware Has Truly Changed the Paradigm. Ransomware has been the top issue facing organizations since 2020. The monetary losses have been unlike anything we’ve seen in both organizational cost and industry scale. In fact, the costs are so high that...

Defending Backups Against Ransomware

Download a copy of the webinar slides Ransomware is a Different Beast Human-operated ransomware represents a unique challenge to backup infrastructures. Unlike other disaster scenarios, a ransomware attack specifically targets and attempts to destroy backup systems to increase the likelihood...
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Recent Podcasts

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