Cas Purdy is vice president of Corporate Marketing and Communications at Trustwave. He is responsible for the company's global influencer and public relations strategy, marketing campaigns and programs including creative and web services, marketing automation and content marketing. He has been in the information security industry for 15 years, having managed public relations and marketing efforts at other companies including IBM, Websense and Guidance Software. He received his bachelor's degree in Public Relations from the University of Texas. He also studied French at the University of Paris (La Sorbonne).