Joey Johnson VC Cyber Advisor

Joey Johnson

CISO, Premise Health

About Joey Johnson

Joey Johnson is a globally established leader in the healthcare & cybersecurity communities. He has been serving as the Chief Information Security Officer at Premise Health for ten years delivering healthcare to the Fortune 10-2000 and similar enterprise organizations. In that time, he has grown the private equity Premise Health from a ~$50M annual revenue organization 10x, now grossing nearly $800M annual revenue, and has guided the organization through multiple recapitalizations, mergers, and now strategic acquisitions. Aside from IT and cybersecurity leadership he has helped to establish and drive the culture of the organization resulting in a company that has received Tennessee Top Place to Work top honors four years in a row.

He has been recognized a ‘CISO of the Year’ multiple times at city, state, regional (SE US), and national levels.  He currently serves as an advisor for CISO Executive Network, the National Healthcare Information Sharing & Analysis Center (H-ISAC), the Cybersecurity Collaborative Corporate Leadership Council, UCLA Global Cyber Institute, and the Journal of Law & Cyberwarfare.

Additionally, Johnson is an active investor in emergent cybersecurity technology and serves as a technical advisor to multiple renowned top-tier technology investments firms including Landmark Ventures, Lightspeed Ventures, Openview Partners, Glillot Capital, and others. In this capacity he also serves on the Advisory Board or Board of Directors for various portfolio companies of these venture firms.