Mark Potter has been appointed Chief Information Security Officer at cloud storage company Backblaze. Potter will support and enhance the company's focus on safeguarding its storage cloud and customers’ data.

Potter has worked in IT for over 26 years spanning information security, governance, risk management, regulatory compliance, and data protection/privacy. Potter previously served as the CISO for both NewWave Telecom & Technologies and Danya International where he was responsible for the security and privacy of CDC, SAMHSA, Office of Head Start, and Centers for Medicare and Medicaid federal systems.