Helping organizations rise above the cyber-fury is what NaviSec LLC does best. Led by President & Founder, Sean Nobles, NaviSec LLC is a veteran-owned cybersecurity company that focuses on providing customized, the right fit, high quality, right-sized solutions, and client relationships.
Having been in the business since 2015, for more than 6 years, NaviSec has established itself as a trusted brand and has been taking on the challenges of today’s IT security threats with unmatched expertise and innovation. By offering a wide array of ground-breaking IT security assessment and compliance services, NaviSec provides its clients, enhanced levels of protection against constant cyber threats. “NaviSec exists to partner with our clients to implement the right-sized protection they need to focus on critical business operations,” affirms President and Founder Sean Nobles.
“It all started with helping out friends and family who owned small businesses with high quality, low-cost technology solutions,” says Sean. Achieving small successes, they gradually progressed to projects which included secure website hosting, secure cloud VoIP solutions, and vulnerability assessment services. Impressed by their work, clients started offering them bigger projects. As the demand for their services only kept increasing, they eventually took the decision and after-hours side projects were transformed into a business. Forced to get into business by their clients, NaviSec today is helping businesses run with absolute clarity and complete peace of mind. From a bootstrap startup to an established player in the cybersecurity space, NaviSec has indeed taken a giant leap and is indeed giving its competitors a run for their money.
Sean Nobles: Making Operations Easier, Simpler and More Secure
Since the launch of NaviSec,Seanhas been the architect of the company’s operational methods and offerings. Grounded by nature, Sean relishes every day at work and has played a phenomenal role in building the company’s vision. A strong believer in “Security is a journey, not a destination”, Sean wants to do something new and innovative every day. With his core focus on value addition, Sean believes in doing everything it takes to deliver the promised outcomes.
Sean looks at security as the most important part of the Managed IT Service domain as it holds the potential to take the company to newer heights. “When the security is taken care of, organizations can focus their efforts and resources on business generations and customer relationship,” highlights Sean. He believes that IT security is too important and must be within every organization’s reach irrespective of its size and business revenue. At NaviSec, Sean and his team understand that one size does not fit all and hence they offer scalable solutions only after they have an in-depth understanding of the current technological standing of the organization and their future business aspirations. “Seamless integration, scalability, and customization are critical in our approach to protecting each client’s unique business assets,” Sean adds. “One-size-fits-all solutions are not in our vocabulary.”
According to Sean, the role of a President in the cybersecurity space is not just about protecting clients but instilling in them a sense of security and confidence while adding peace to their lives. “Partnering with NaviSec empowers your business to make bold decisions with clarity and peace of mind,” emphasizes Sean. He further adds that as every organization needs cybersecurity, they must understand your products well. The more they understand your products, the more they rely on them. This not only aids in establishing a long-term relationship with the clients but also keeps them coming back for more.
“Seamless integration, scalability, and customization are critical in our approach to protecting each client’s unique business assets,” Sean adds. “One-size-fits-all solutions are not in our vocabulary.”
The culture that drives results
A company’s work culture is said to define its overall personality. The kind of work culture that is nurtured has an integral role to play in the success of the organization. Said to have an impact on nearly every aspect of the business, work culture acts as a catalyst that visibly and invisibly impacts and intensifies the desired results.
As office politics chokes the success of the organization in its initial stages itself, the policies at NaviSec are deliberately open and transparent. With special attention given to every employee, it is ensured that no one feels unheard. With stringent norms against any kind of favoritism, every staff member is treated equally and opportunities are offered based on the results and interests of the employee. The company policies are formed to offer every member a sense of security and freedom. The company code is framed to empower people’s aim and yield high-quality outcomes and every staff member is groomed to realize the leader in them. “The work culture at NaviSec is one where employees are continuously encouraged to work as a team chasing a common goal, supporting each other as a family,” sums up Sean.
Products that make NaviSec a brand with a difference
Been in the business for the last five years, NaviSec has been all about offering top-notch products. With just one brick-and-mortar office location in Tampa, Florida, NaviSec’s staff works remotely through the comforts of their homes and home offices. This not only saves them a lot of money but allows them to invest it in technological research and the welfare of their employees.
NaviSec offers four unique product lines in its cybersecurity toolsets. DELTA is a Offensive Security module that includes Penetration Testing, Vulnerability Assessment, Red/Purple Teams, Security Auditing, Network Segmentation Tests, and Forensic Analysis. Their defensive side, SENTRY, is all about secure infrastructure design. SENTRY possesses the technical capacity to procure infrastructure equipment for customers at a reasonable cost, and installing, and configuring as network engineers specializing in security. Having specialized in everything from, Managed Security Appliances, such as Firewalls, Web Application Firewall, Secure Email Gateway, Secure Application Load Balancing, Secure WiFi. ATLAS is the active protection portion of the business where NaviSec hosts MDR and SOC operations. Following under the creed; Detect, Alert, Monitor, Respond, and,Train. NaviSec flawlessly provides services like 24/7 Managed (SOC/SIEM) Security Operations Center Security / Security Information and Event Management, (MDR) Managed Detection and Response, Endpoint and Network Monitoring, Threat Hunting, Attack Replay and Correlation, and User Awareness Training. Last of the products is COMPASS which streamlines all the product lines together and adds in compliance and vCISO consulting to that interlink to empower businesses to have the highest levels of vigilant protection against the always existing security attack. With a carefully engineered technological framework, NaviSec ensures a secure high-quality outcome for organizations of all sizes.
The Pandemic: Sailing through troubled waters
2020 was a year full of challenges across all industries. However, with its staff members working from home, NaviSec has been least affected by it and continued to deliver and exceed the promised outcomes. “The pandemic has only helped to refine our tools and processes,” says Sean. Rather than building expensive offices, Sean and his team invested that money in technology and developing a network infrastructure to be able to continue working flawlessly in case of any unpleasant event. The remotely working habit helped them a lot in the pandemic as they were already set technologically and strategically. “We have been fully remote since before and when other companies struggled to adapt NaviSec had the tools and process in place to excel. We intend to remain that way for the foreseeable future,” shares Sean.
Having doubled its headcount and company size in 2021, NaviSec is positive about the future. With visionary leadership and the best technology, NaviSec is indeed a future industry leader in the making.