Editorial Team | MSSP Alert

Editorial Team

MSSP Alert’s editorial team welcomes story pitches, news tips, and plenty more.

Our team includes…

Jessica C. Davis

Jessica C. Davis

Editorial Director

Jessica oversees the strategic direction of editorial content at MSSP Alert. Her work at MSSP Alert includes overseeing the Top 250 MSSPs list, tracking cybersecurity market challenges and opportunities for managed security service providers, and identifying market forces and trends that impact MSSPs. Jessica previously served as the top editor at Channel Insider and MSP Mentor. She’s also served in senior editorial leadership roles at other technology publications including InformationWeek and InfoWorld. She has spent a career covering the intersection of business and technology.

Jim Masters

Jim Masters

Managing Editor, MSSP Alert

Jim oversees daily content for MSSP Alert, tracking cybersecurity market opportunities, challenges and strategies for security-driven service providers. He previously was an internal communications manager for Accenture, the global professional services, technology and cybersecurity service provider. Earlier, Jim was an investigative reporter, editor and journalist for leading midwest newspapers.

Contributing Editors

Dan Kobialka

Senior contributing editor

Dan covers MSSP and SOC (security operations center) issues for MSSP Alert. His areas of expertise include partner programs and outsourced IT. Dan holds a M.A. in Print and Multimedia Journalism from Emerson College and a B.A. in English from Bridgewater State University. In his free time, Dan enjoys jogging, traveling, playing sports, touring breweries and watching football.

Doug Kass

Senior contributing editor

Doug covers government policy, security standards, compliance and research for MSSP Alert. Kass has launched, built and sold a range of IT media and research assets, and he is one of the IT channel’s most seasoned reporters and editors.

Additional Contributors: Our roster of contributors includes experts from Anitian, CEB Global, DeltaRisk, ESG, Hunton & Williams, ISACA, KuppingerCole, Patterson Belknap, Sogeti and more.

How to Work with MSSP Alert

A few tips about our editorial content…

  • Our Focus: MSSP Alert pinpoints best practices, trends and news in the managed security services provider market. We cover the steps MSSPs take to safeguard customer assets.
  • Vendor Coverage: Yes, we cover all types of technology companies (hardware, software, IT services, cloud, etc.) with an emphasis on managed security services
  • Daily Content: MSSP Alert is updated multiple times daily with breaking news, analysis, research and though-leadership pieces.
  • Newsletter: Our daily newsletter typically reaches reader inboxes around noon ET each business day.