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

The Ransomware Simulation

On September 30, 2021 TrustedSec gathered a panel of our experts to discuss threat hunting tactics and provided guidance for responding to ransomware attacks in front of a live audience. A range of strategies were presented regarding detection, deflection, and...

Data Loss Prevention in a Remote-Work World

With more employees working from home and public places, often on less secure networks, it has become vitally important to ensure confidential data is not being leaked or exfiltrated in this hyper-connected world. Data Loss Prevention (DLP) solutions promise to...

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...
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Recent Podcasts

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