Michael Callahan

SVP, Global Marketing at Cofense

Michael is the Senior Vice President of Global Marketing at Cofense, responsible for all aspects of marketing including corporate marketing, product marketing, demand generation, communications, and branding. Michael is a security marketing executive with successful experience in startups and established companies. He has held senior management level roles at McAfee, Hewlett Packard, TippingPoint (acquired by Hewlett Packard), Credant (acquired by Dell), Juniper, and Zimperium helping to drive significant growth at each.

Michael started his career in technical sales after receiving an undergraduate degree in engineering from The Ohio State University. Returning to school, he earned an MBA in marketing from the University of South Carolina and held leadership positions as a sales engineer and product manager before focusing on and delivering success within the marketing function. His industry experience spans most of the cybersecurity markets with functional expertise across corporate, product, and field marketing. He is often quoted in the security press and a frequent speaker at security events.


  • SVP, Global Marketing

    Current role