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Epsilon’s CISO Joins NTSC Board of Directors

Tuesday, September 13, 2016

ATLANTA, GA– September 13, 2016 — The National Technology Security Coalition (NTSC) today announced that Matt Fearin, Chief Information Security Officer for Epsilon®, has been appointed to serve on the NTSC Board of Directors as a Founding Board Member.


Matt Fearin, CISO for Epsilon®

NTSC is a non-profit, non-partisan organization, headquartered in Georgia and created as a spinoff of the Technology Association of Georgia. NTSC’s mission is to help reverse the accelerating pace of disruption to the information systems of our nation’s critical infrastructure, American companies and the general public.

NTSC will advocate concerning regulatory and legislative policies that impact the technology security industry. Also, NTSC will conduct educational thought-exchange forums and deliver professional development programs to equip members with innovative cybersecurity solutions.

“We are excited to have Matt join the board of directors for NTSC,” said Tino Mantella, the President of NTSC. “As the CISO for an all-encompassing global marketing company, Matt has to ensure Epsilon’s IT compliance program adheres to numerous multi-sector regulations. Consequently, Matt’s extensive knowledge of the current regulatory landscape will be invaluable as NTSC unites stakeholders around policy standards for the information security industry.”

“Technology and data security is incredibly important in today’s highly digital economy. It’s an honor to be appointed to NTSC’s founding board, where we’ll be guiding conversation and policy on the technology issues that matter most for our country’s businesses,” said Matt.

Matt joins a prestigious board of CISOs from leading companies including Aflac, Ellie Mae, AutoNation, HD Supply, Signet Jewelers, Synovus, InterActive Corporation, Turner, Motorola Mobility, TaxSlayer and the State of Georgia. NTSC’s second board of directors meeting will be held in December in Atlanta, GA.

About Epsilon

Epsilon is a global leader in creating connections between people and brands. An all-encompassing global marketing company, we harness the power of rich data, groundbreaking technologies, engaging creative and transformative ideas to get the results our clients require. Recognized by Ad Age as the #1 World’s Largest CRM/Direct Marketing Network, #1 Largest U.S. Agency from All Disciplines and #1 Largest U.S. Mobile Marketing Agency, Epsilon employs over 7,000 associates in 70 offices worldwide. Epsilon is an Alliance Data company. For more information, visit, follow us on Twitter @EpsilonMktg or call 1.800.309.0505.

About the National Technology Security Coalition (NTSC)

National Technology Security Coalition (NTSC) is a non-profit, non-partisan organization that will drive the national dialogue on technology security in the United States. The mission of NTSC is to effectively forge a coalition of information security stakeholders to help reverse the accelerating pace of disruption to our nation’s information systems.