VP, Chief Information Security Officer, Blue Cross Blue Shield of MichiganAward-winning executive Tom Baltis transforms cyber security into a powerful brand differentiator driving customer acquisition and retention. Tom currently serves as VP and CISO at Blue Cross Blue Shield of Michigan. With 15 years of leadership experience, he has established and led world-class information security organizations at Fortune 100 companies in healthcare, financial services and defense industries. As a trusted advisor, Tom helps startups and established technology companies raise capital, accelerate revenue growth, and achieve leading market share. He is sought out by top-tier venture capital firms to identify winning product ideas and future market disruptors. Tom has been recognized by business leaders and industry analysts for leveraging information security to create business value and competitive advantage.