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Mary Frantz is the Managing Partner and Founder of EKP.
is the acting lead over the Information Technology practice area.
Over the past 25 years Mary has held consulting and leadership positions in the areas of Information Technology Strategy, Enterprise Architecture, Cyber Security, Cyber Incident Response, and Big Data.
is a court vetted expert in cyber security, data breach, cloud based delivery models, breach remediation and forensics.
is a keynote, author, adjunct professor, and passionate about promoting STEM opportunities for women and minorities.
Mary graduated from Northern Illinois University with a quadruple major, She holds an MBA from the University of Chicago and a Masters in Computer Science Engineering from Georgia Tech. In addition to her university education she holds multiple certifications in technology, information security, eDiscovery and audit.
She sits on the advisory board of the Cyber Security Summit, Enterprising Women Foundation, and is noted as one of the top 100 STEM CEOs.
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Enterprise Knowledge Partners, LLC
Founder & Managing Partner, Enterprise Knowledge Partners, LLC
Ms. Frantz is the Founder and Managing Partner of Enterprise Knowledge Partners (EKP), a premier provider of cyber security, forensics, compliance and technology strategy services.
Over the past 25 years, Mary has held consulting and leadership positions in the areas of Information Technology Strategy, Enterprise Architecture, Cyber Security, Compliance, eDiscovery and Forensics.
is also a court vetted expert in cybersecurity, data breach, cloud based delivery models, breach remediation, and forensics.
Mary is a keynote speaker, author, adjunct professor and has paneled multiple round tables as both a technology entrepreneur and industry expert.
Mary graduated from Northern Illinois University in 1991 with a quadruple major: B.A. in Math / Statistics, B.A. in Foreign Language (Spanish, French), B.S. in International Relations, and a B.S. in Information Systems.
She received an M.B.A. from the University of Chicago in 1992 with an emphasis in International Business, and a Masters in Computer Science Engineering from the Georgia Institute of Technology (Georgia Tech) in 1996.
holds certifications as an information systems security professional, an information systems auditor, ethical hacker, penetration tester and holds various other certifications in technology security, engineering, health care compliance, and enterprise architecture.
is active in many professional organizations.
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EKP was founded in 2004 by Mary Frantz, who currently serves as CEO.
June 16, 2016 Mary Frantz to ...
June 16, 2016 Mary Frantz to speak about Big Data at AXFI Conference
Minneapolis - June 26-29, 2016 - Mary Frantz, founding partner and CEO of EKP, LLC will speak about Big Data and the orgins of Hadoop at the Analytics and Financial Innovation Conference (AXFI) conference on June 28, 2016.
For more information, see http://www.axficonference.com/
Mary Frantz, founder of EKP, named a top leader in STEM
"I am forever grateful for the help, mentorship and the luck I received on my path to where I am today," said Frantz
"The journey is not over, by far, but I am proud to say that I am at the point where I can give back.
The publication seeks to highlight exceptional leaders who are contributing to the advancement of STEM careers.
Frantz has been a coach and mentor to STEM students for many years, particularly young women and minorities.
recalls that as a college student, she
was encouraged to leave her
name off a research paper so no one would realize she
was a woman.
The paper ended up winning her
a scholarship, but that experience and others like it have motivated her
to support a new generation of young women.
"As the CEO of a company who attends and speaks at technology and cyber security conferences, I can see that in 2016 there are still only a handful of women and minorities in high tech - and even fewer in cyber security," Frantz
"Given the existing shortage and the insatiable need for STEM talent, particularly in information technology and security, we can't afford to leave anyone out of the conversation.
About Enterprise Knowledge Partners, LLC EKP
was created in 2004 and is based in Minneapolis, Minn., with both a national and international presence.
Our consultants are seasoned experts with the breadth and depth of experience spanning an average of 18 years in multiple industries.
Many of our senior consultants have held corporate leadership roles and all have hands-on implementation.
Our consultants are experienced attorneys, CIOs, CISO's, CCOs, credentialed cyber security experts, forensic experts, technology developers and enterprise architects.
EKP's Mary Frantz among 2016 Enterprising Women of the Year winners
RALEIGH, N.C. - March 1, 2016 - Mary Frantz, managing partner of Enterprise Knowledge Partners, LLC (EKP), was recently named by Enterprising Women magazine as one of 2016's Enterprising Women of the Year.
The annual awards are a tribute to the world's top women entrepreneurs.
Honorees were recognized at the 14th Annual Enterprising Women of the Year Awards Celebration & Conference at The Ritz-Carlton Coconut Grove in Miami, Florida.
"I was totally humbled to be a part of the group at the International Symposium
"I wouldn't have placed myself anywhere near this group.
It was an honor and a crossing over for a minority woman like me who bootstrapped her
To be considered for the Enterprising Women of the Year Awards, nominees must demonstrate that they have fast-growth businesses, mentor or actively support other women and girls involved in entrepreneurship, and stand out as leaders in their communities.
, a management consulting services firm focused on IT, security, compliance, and electronic discovery, from a the ground up.
The firm is now frequently utilized by some of the top companies in health care, financial services, manufacturing, energy and more.
is able to share her
experiences as both a single mother and a woman in the male-dominated technology world as an inspiration to a new generation of young women.
mentors girls and minorities in technical and robotic fields and encourages them to take advantage of every opportunity.
"When I work with young women, it sounds weird, but I just encourage them to show up," Frantz
"Chris has really made a name for himself in this space, and we're glad to add him to our team full time," said Mary Frantz, managing partner at EKP.
"Keatron is a thought leader in security and considered an expert by most of the top vendors in the space," said Mary Frantz, managing partner of EKP.
presents on eDiscovery Technology
at William Mitchell
EKP Partner, Mary Frantz, will panel discussions on law and technology as they affect the changing world of E-Discovery.
, Managing Partner to keynote at the Earthbend Security Showcase
Mary Frantz, Managing Partner at EKP, LLC will keynote on the Current State of Cyber Security and the 6 steps of Incident Response at the Earthbend, Inc. sponsored Security Showcase in September, 2013.
For more information visit www.earthbend.com/events
Mary Frantz of EKP will be demonstrating and discussing cell phone forensics with Brian Clark of Lockridge Grindal Nauen at the 10 a.m. session