iSight Partners taps retired admiral as new SVP
- By Zach Noble
- Feb 20, 2014
iSight Partners has picked up a new senior vice president and cyber security training manager: retired four-star Adm. Patrick M. Walsh.
Walsh will serve as general manager of iSight’s cyber security training facility ThreatSPACE, where he will focus on expanding cyber training to large-scale and joint cyber security response operations, iSight said in a news release.
Walsh has a wealth of command and training experience on which to draw, having previously served as vice chief of Naval Operations and commander of Carrier Group Seven/John C. Stennis Strike Group.
A 1977 graduate of the U.S. Naval Academy, Walsh holds master of arts and doctorate degrees from the Fletcher School of Law and Diplomacy at Tufts University.
Zach Noble is a staff writer covering digital citizen services, workforce issues and a range of civilian federal agencies.
Before joining FCW in 2015, Noble served as assistant editor at the viral news site TheBlaze, where he wrote a mix of business, political and breaking news stories and managed weekend news coverage. He has also written for online and print publications including The Washington Free Beacon, The Santa Barbara News-Press, The Federalist and Washington Technology.
Noble is a graduate of Saint Vincent College, where he studied English, economics and mathematics.
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