San Francisco, CA, March 13, 2019 --(PR.com
)-- Credio Inc., a data privacy and cybersecurity advisory firm, announced today the launch of Women in Privacy Peer-to-Peer Training Program (CWIP), created to empower, advance and train women to become privacy advocates and gain careers in this exciting field.
According to recent reports, there is a real shortage of talent in the privacy and cybersecurity industry with men dominating the job market. In fact, estimates say women make up only 14% of the U.S. cybersecurity workforce. Credio Inc. joins hundreds of global companies, such as Apple, eBay, Google, IBM that help solve this problem by creating a new career path for women in this field.
Credio Inc. is the first data privacy company that provides consulting services through peer-to-peer training. Credio Inc.'s female consultants train clients' employees on real projects in customer environment. It is an effective method of knowledge transfer promoting employee growth, institutional agility, team collaboration and retainment of intellectual assets.
“Every day, more and more professional women join the privacy industry, but the reality is that they are still a small percentage of the workforce, so there’s a need for a career path. The talent shortage might be best addressed through a combination of diversification of the hiring process while advocating the need to build privacy into our digital lives,” says Raj Raghavan, Founder, Credio Inc. “At Credio Inc. we are proud of our culture of social progressiveness with a 2:1 women to men employee ratio. We draw more women into tech jobs, and we do more right now to keep women in the industry, specifically by promoting more of them.”
About Credio Inc.
Credio, Inc. is a data privacy and cyber security advisory firm that helps clients increase customer adoption by making their digital transformation subtle and frictionless while using personal data responsibly and ensuring compliance with applicable privacy regulations. Credio Inc.’s on-demand platform brings privacy and cybersecurity professionals to partner with clients who are trying to enhance their customer product journey with a secure digital experience. For more information visit www.crediopartners.com