Jake West

Director of Marketing

Has traversed the world as a journalist and photographer, armed with nothing more than a backpack and a camera. Throughout his adventures, he sought out unique destinations and captivating personalities - capturing their essence through his lens and pen.

Jake West is an award-winning photojournalist turned cybersecurity specialist, blending his passion for Information Technology with the storytelling skills honed from his journalism background. Graduating from Rutgers University, Jake showcased academic prowess by triple majoring in Computer Science, Political Science, and Journalism Media Studies. His journalistic acumen was sharpened under the mentorship of Pulitzer Prize-winning journalist, Robert Montemayor. Jake's career has taken him across the globe, capturing stories, meeting diverse individuals, and immersing himself in unique cultures. In the realm of IT, he has notably served as the CMO at CodeLock, Inc., Client & Technical Lead at ProtectedBy.AI, and a Cybersecurity Specialist at Fortress Controls. Jake has made significant contributions to media houses like the New Jersey Herald, NJ.com, and Kalika FM in Nepal. At present, he channels his vast experiences towards fortifying the cybersecurity landscape, ensuring safer networking and business practices.