Randall Frietzsche

Randall Frietzsche

Chief Information Security Officer

Denver Health

Randall “Fritz” Frietzsche is the Chief Information Security (CISO) and Privacy Officer for Denver Health. Fritz previously worked for Catholic Health Initiatives (CHI) for almost seven years, most recently as the Regional Information Security Officer for CHI’s QualChoice Health Plans. Fritz has over 20 years’ experience in Information Technology, 15 years in Information Security and 10 years in Healthcare. Fritz holds a Master’s Degree in Information Security and Assurance, as well as the Certified Information Systems Security Professional, Certified Ethical Hacker and Certified Hacking Forensics Investigator, along with 23 other IT and Information Security certifications. Fritz is very involved in the Information Security industry, as a speaker, blogger and mentor. Fritz is a Distinguished Fellow with the Information Systems Security Association (ISSA) and was the President of the Louisville, KY ISSA chapter for 8 years. Fritz also teaches Information Security, ethical hacking and digital forensics as an Adjunct Professor, and Cybersecurity Risk Management for Harvard. Fritz started his career as a Deputy Sheriff in Indiana and is a graduate of the FBI Citizen’s Academy. Fritz has recently been featured in the Wall Street Journal, Toggle Magazine, and several other publications, and has given numerous presentations on Cybersecurity.


A CISO’s Perspective on Vendor Management

Wednesday, June 6th
What do CISOs look for when selecting solution partners for their business? How can the physical security industry meet the cybersecurity requirements of organizations that cannot afford to be impacted by cyber threats? Find out what it takes to properly assess the cyber risk of third-party vendors and what some of the best strategies and practices are that CISOs should employ to make the process as mature and efficient as possible.