Video: David Castignola - Being as Good on the Sidelines as You Are On the Field

As a sales leader, BlackBerry COO David Castignola finds inspiration in the most unique and unlikely places. We caught up with him during the BlackBerry World Tour at the New York Stock Exchange, where BlackBerry were premiering their new mobile endpoint protection solution, CylancePROTECT for Mobile.


About David Castignola

David Castignola (@davecastignola) is the Chief Operating Officer at BlackBerry Cylance. Prior to joining the company, Dave was Chief Revenue Officer and Executive Vice President of Worldwide Sales at Optiv. No stranger to the sales game, Dave closed out nearly two decades at RSA as the Sr. Vice President of Worldwide Sales.

About Matt Stephenson

Insecurity host Matt Stephenson (@packmatt73) leads the broadcast team at BlackBerry, which puts him in front of crowds, cameras, and microphones all over the world. Twenty years of work with the world’s largest security, storage and recovery companies has introduced Stephenson to some of the most fascinating people in the industry. He wants to get those stories told so that others can learn from what has come before.

Every week on the InSecurity Podcast, Matt interviews leading authorities in the security industry to gain an expert perspective on topics including risk management, security control friction, compliance issues, and building a culture of security. Each episode provides relevant insights for security practitioners and business leaders working to improve their organization’s security posture and bottom line.

Can’t get enough of the InSecurity Podcast? You can find us at ThreatVector InSecurity PodcastsiTunes/Apple Podcasts and GooglePlay as well as SpotifyStitcherSoundCloudI Heart Radio and wherever you get your podcasts!

About CylancePROTECT for Mobile

CylancePROTECT is a mobile threat defense solution that uses the power of artificial intelligence to block malware infections, prevent URL phishing attacks and provide application integrity checking. It combines the mobile endpoint management capabilities of BlackBerry UEM with Cylance AI driven threat protection to get in front of malicious cyberattacks. 

You can get a free trial of CylancePROTECT for Mobile here (offer valid at the time of publishing).