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

Optimizing Your Security Budget

The Pressure is on to Reduce Cost While Improving Performance Clearly, we are in an uncertain time where some organizations are facing sustained pressure to grow…while others may be desperately working just to survive. And yet, there is also increased...

Advancing Office 365 Security: Troubleshooting Conditional Access Policies and Gaining Insights into Azure AD

Going Deeper Building on our previous webinar, Office 365 Security: What You Didn’t Know You Didn’t Know, our upcoming webinar will drill into next-level functionality as you continue to build security into your Office 365 operational plan.  It’s Surprisingly Easy...

Addressing Endpoint Challenges of a (Suddenly) Remote Workforce with Azure

We did it! We got everyone up and running remotely! Nice job! For some, that was a more difficult task than for others. There was a lot to do in a short period of time, and most executives didn’t realize...
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Recent Podcasts

TrustedSec Security Podcasts

Cyber Contagions

October 23, 2020

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