Edwards Acquires Evolved Cyber Solutions

Edwards' cyber practice provides assessments and roadmaps to secure your organization.

Brian Hubbard joins Edwards as Director of the Commercial Strategic Business Unit

Edwards Performance Solutions (Edwards), a leading performance optimization organization providing cybersecurity and other solutions, is pleased to announce we have acquired the business of Evolved Cyber Solutions – a leader in cybersecurity risk analysis. As such, we have hired Evolved’s Founder, Brian Hubbard, as Director of our Commercial Strategic Business Unit. Adding the resources of Evolved Cyber Solutions and the unique skills of Mr. Hubbard, we continue to grow our presence in the cybersecurity industry and our Cybersecurity Solution Area.

“Brian Hubbard is an accomplished cybersecurity thought leader,” stated Gina Abate, Edwards’ President and CEO. “Formerly a Principal at Booz Allen Hamilton and Founder of Evolved, Brian has 32 years of practical cybersecurity experience. Brian also managed the contractor-working group and was a principal author of the NIST Cybersecurity Framework. Brian is truly a strategic business trailblazer with a proven history of building great teams and businesses,” Ms. Abate continued. “By merging our operations and teams, we will continue to successfully deliver cybersecurity solutions to an even larger community.”

“Edwards Performance Solutions is the perfect partner for Evolved and we are thrilled to join their exceptional organization,” said Brian Hubbard, Founder of Evolved Cyber Solutions. “They are highly respected and have a history of delivering true solutions to the market based on Enterprise Management, Learning and Development, Knowledge Management, and Cybersecurity,” continued Mr. Hubbard. “We are united by a common culture – committed to delivering innovative solutions to protect our customers’ assets and advance their business goals.”

This acquisition represents the combining of two cyber companies’ expertise that will continue to develop future product and service offerings for the commercial market place industry.

 

About Edwards

Edwards Performance Solutions helps clients improve operational performance by finding ways to improve productivity, profitability, and security through technology and cybersecurity. We are a certified Woman Owned Small Business (WOSB) and Minority Business Enterprise (MBE)/Disadvantaged Business Enterprise (DBE)/Small Business Enterprise (SBE) organization with two decades of experience working with both government and commercial clients. By delivering the highest quality services, while addressing cyber vulnerabilities, we ensure operational excellence and performance to drive overall mission success.

About Evolved Cyber Solutions

Evolved Cyber Solutions Services, L.L.C. was founded on the principle that traditional approaches to protecting sensitive information are not sufficient in today’s world. Information security requires a holistic approach, focused at the convergence of people, process, technology and business. Our approach starts with your business imperatives and examines the people, processes, regulatory, business, and technology environments involved to produce a business-driven information and cybersecurity roadmap reflecting real-world knowledge of what it takes to keep an organization secure.