With over 20 years’ combined IT and marketing expertise, Daheb’s leadership supports the company’s steady growth trajectory
KIRKLAND, WA., November 1, 2021 – Tanium, the platform that organizations trust to gain visibility and control across all endpoints, today announced the appointment of Steve Daheb to the position of Chief Marketing Officer (CMO). Daheb is a marketing veteran in the IT industry with a long history of successfully driving business growth through corporate strategy, go-to-market execution, brand reimagining and demand creation for start-up, mid-late stage private and public companies.
“We are in a relentless pursuit to help organizations around the world effectively secure and manage a rapidly proliferating number of endpoints, accelerated by the COVID-19 pandemic and a perhaps permanent shift to hybrid working environments,” said Orion Hindawi, co-founder and CEO, Tanium. “With his proven marketing leadership and deep understanding of the fast-paced technology industry, Steve will be a driving force in building our brand and value proposition as the enabler of IT certainty.”
Upon his arrival, Daheb is responsible for aligning the marketing organization with the company’s overall strategic direction designed to increase Tanium’s brand momentum, continuing to drive success within the enterprise market while also expanding the global mid-market. His buyer experience spans multiple customer segments including Enterprise, mid-market, SMB and industries with related multiple customer engagement models, from targeted direct selling model to velocity customer growth strategies.
“This is a truly exciting time to join the Tanium team,” said Daheb. “Given the pace of digital transformation taking place across the globe for organizations of all sizes and industries, the real value that Tanium delivers is its ability to see, control and protect every end point. The ‘Power of Certainty’ is the highest value proposition that can be delivered to customers today. IT environments are complex and managing them is more challenging than ever before. With Tanium, you can know everything that’s going on, on every endpoint — from on premises to the cloud — in order to prevent bad things from happening or address them immediately when they do.”
Most recently, Daheb served as the CMO for California-based ON24, where he helped lead the company through its IPO in February 2021. Daheb also held the CMO title at other high-profile technology companies such as Citrix and Blue Coat Systems. Prior to ON24, he served for over five years as the Senior Vice President (SVP) of Oracle Cloud Go-To-Market, where he was responsible for driving the global growth of Oracle Cloud, including Oracle Cloud Platform services and Oracle Cloud Infrastructure services. His responsibilities included full go-to-market strategy and execution to achieve top-line growth of Oracle’s cloud business, which is now a multi-billion-dollar business. He also led Oracle Global Communications, spanning all products, industries, and corporate level comms.
Over the course of his nearly 30-year career, Daheb gained invaluable experience in SaaS applications, Cloud Platform services, and Cloud Infrastructure products. In particular, Daheb has launched numerous industry-first security products, services and solutions including early encryption devices, network security, cybersecurity and network management.
Mr. Daheb earned a B.A. from the University of California, Davis and a Juris Doctor from Santa Clara University, School of Law with a focus on high technology law and deal structure.
Tanium is the platform that the most demanding and complex organizations trust to gain visibility and control across all endpoints in on-premises, cloud and hybrid environments. Tanium addresses today’s increasing IT challenges with high fidelity endpoint data — giving IT operations, security and risk teams confidence to quickly manage, secure and protect their networks at scale. Nearly half of the Fortune 100, top retailers and financial institutions, and multiple branches of the U.S. Armed Forces trust Tanium to help see and control every endpoint, everywhere. That’s the power of certainty. Tanium has been named to the Forbes Cloud 100 list of “Top 100 Private Companies in Cloud Computing” for six consecutive years and ranks on FORTUNE’s list of the “Best Large Workplaces in Technology 2021.” Visit www.tanium.com and follow us on LinkedIn and Twitter.