WASHINGTON, Jan. 13, 2021 — Avint LLC, a fast-growing federal cybersecurity and management consulting firm, today announced that its founder and CEO Marcie Nagel has been named to IT Services Report’s Top 25 Women Leaders in Cybersecurity IT Services of 2021. With this recognition, Nagel has been honored as one of the leading women experts in IT organizations across the U.S. providing cybersecurity services to public and private sector customers.
“It’s a tremendous honor to receive this acknowledgment and to be celebrated along with so many other incredible women in cybersecurity,” said Nagel. “I humbly share this accolade with all my colleagues who work tirelessly in support of our customers in solving complex cyber challenges across the federal, defense and intelligence spectrum.”
As a forward-looking leader, Nagel has over two decades of experience in information assurance and cybersecurity, steering cyber innovations in the federal and defense mission areas. A U.S. Air Force and FBI veteran, Nagel founded Avint in 2018. Since then, she has grown the firm rapidly, delivering advanced cybersecurity solutions in classified technology environments to federal agencies facing the risk of threats to their IT systems security.
Before launching Avint, Nagel served as the principal and leader of Booz Allen Hamilton’s Continuous Diagnostics and Mitigation division. In this role, she managed a dynamic team of 170 geographically dispersed cybersecurity experts, engineers and support staff to deliver CDM solutions across 13 government agencies and departments. Earlier, she served as the vice president of cybersecurity programs for VariQ corporation. Prior to entering the private sector, Nagel served for eight years at the FBI, including the IT Security Manager in the Office of Special Technology. During her military service, Nagel led information assurance programs within the Air Force Pentagon Communications Agency and overseas.
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About Avint LLC
Avint delivers transformational cybersecurity solutions to achieve government mission success. As a fast-growing, service-disabled veteran-owned and women-owned small business, Avint offers defense, intelligence and national security customers better options for securing systems anywhere at any time. Through proven past performance in delivering advanced cybersecurity solutions within classified technology environments, the Avint team is trusted for ensuring excellent outcomes. Avint was founded by CEO Marcie Nagel, a recognized national cybersecurity expert, U.S. Air Force and FBI veteran, and former principal and Continuous Diagnostics and Mitigation program leader at Booz Allen Hamilton. Learn more at www.avintllc.com.
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