LockDown Announces Strategic Partnership with ReynCon Educational Services & Training (REST)

Columbus, Ohio, October 16, 2019 – LockDown, a disruptive company that is pioneering a new standard for data control and digital ownership, today announced a strategic alliance partnership with ReynCon Educational Services & Training (REST), a leading cybersecurity firm that specializes in educational services and training.
“We are very excited to partner with Connie and the REST team,” said AJ Auld, LockDown’s CEO. “Over the course of her 20 year career, Connie has established herself as a leader in the cybersecurity space and a trusted resources for Information Security Practitioners. She and her team bring a wealth of experience, relationships, and credibility that complements our company’s approach as we further build traction in the cybersecurity market.”
“I’m thrilled about this strategic partnership,” said Connie Matthews-Reynolds, founder and CEO of REST. “I’m passionate about solving problems, creating solutions, and helping others succeed. This alliance is important because I not only believe in the product, I believe in the LockDown team. They are client-focused, technically sound and are making a difference in the cybersecurity market.”
And, she added, that in her nearly twenty years on the forefront of the cybersecurity industry, she hasn’t seen an innovative product like LockDown before. “The technology solves real business problems, and it also very user friendly and intuitive. The need for a cybersecurity product like LockDown has never been more urgent.”
LockDown’s patented technology provides unprecedented control and protection of sensitive information in a completely password-less environment. LockDown eliminates account sharing and prevents unauthorized content access, while empowering businesses to control their data always, including after it has been shared internally (with employees) and externally (with partners, vendors and customers).
“We look forward to the new competitive advantage REST brings to the table, both tactically and strategically,” said Annie Cute, LockDown’s Director of Business Development. “Connie is passionate about helping clients improve their security position, connecting people and building meaningful relationships. She’s also committed to creating a more inclusive field and strengthening the cybersecurity environment.”


About LockDown
LockDown is pioneering a new standard for digital privacy, identity and data control. The first product available to the public, LockDown, is a secure communications app that enables surgical control and leading-edge security of digital information. Built upon patented 8,192-bit Atomization™ encryption and proprietary key handling technologies, LockDown delivers a zero-knowledge, zero-trust, password-less environment where messages and files can be shared safely with internal colleagues or external partners. LockDown ensures that security, privacy, permissions and access controls persist at all times, so you no longer have to choose between protecting your data and sharing it. For additional information, visit www.GetLockDown.com.
For press and interview requests, please email [email protected] or call 1-833-LOCKDOWN (1-833-562-5369).
About REST Security
REST (www.reyconsecurity.com) supports companies and individuals in navigating the ever-changing cybersecurity landscape by providing strategic, relevant and timely training and services. Our tactic is to take a holistic, cross functional and complete approach to provide a calculated solution. We take pride in being agile and working closely with our clients to provide meaningful training to help build their teams’ capabilities. An ISACA accredited partner, REST offers training in areas such as infosec and risk management, application security, leadership and management training, threat intel, mobile security training, network security and cloud security.

A.J. Auld, CEO of LockDown, is a versatile entrepreneur, experienced in turning complex technologies into successful businesses. At LockDown, A.J. is bringing revolutionary encryption technology to market in the form of an intuitive, easy-to-use communication platform for sharing confidential information with more control and security than ever before. Prior to LockDown, A.J. founded several successful companies including Distributed Alpha, a Blockchain/cryptocurrency investment firm; Bright Discounts, a fundraising company; and Titanium Lacrosse, a sports management company, which was acquired in 2015. A.J is a Columbus Business First “Forty under 40” awardee and received a degree in Finance and Entrepreneurship from Miami University.

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