George Sidman is a serial entrepreneur with a 30-year track record in launching and growing successful software and Internet companies. His technology experience spans large-scale library and information automation, commercial ISP services, and Internet security and privacy technologies. He was the Founder, Chairman and Chief Technology Architect of WebLOQ, Inc. and he is the inventor of the patented TrustWrx secure Internet communications technology.
Highly experienced senior software architect & developer with wide range of technology expertise across many market segments. Background in large web and cloud implementations with AWS certification, applied security, web marketing, encryption, etc. Developed and deployed long-term international software licensed in the Fortune 50. Successfully leads domestic and international software development teams.
Dan has a broad range of management experience in cybersecurity operations, network engineering and architecture, and cyber-risk management. His previous positions include cybersecurity responsibility for Intuit’s TurboTax, Mint and Quicken offerings. Director of Information Security at Electronic Arts, Director of Security at VeriSign, Chief Scientist for Security Services at Equifax Secure, and Manager of Network Design at Electronic Data Systems. Author of: “A User's Guide to X.509 v.3 Digital Certificates.”
Recently retired, Matt Kohler is the former Director of Naval Intelligence and Deputy Chief of Naval Operations for Information Warfare. Kohler has served in fleet, interagency and combatant command leadership positions as an information warfare officer. Related positions include Director of Intelligence, U.S. Africa Command; Deputy Director of Naval Intelligence, Deputy Commander, Fleet Cyber Command/U.S. 10th Fleet; and Deputy Chief of tailored access operations, National Security Agency.
Widely-experienced sales and marketing professional and consultant with 30 years’ experience in sales and marketing leadership roles in hardware companies and software startups.
Senior Director of Sales Enablement at Centrify, intersecting sales and marketing to provide go-to-market messaging, sales and marketing messaging alignment, storytelling, sales and product training and sales tool selection for productivity enhancement.
Successful CMO & sales executive positions with a focus on scaling pre-IPO enterprise software companies. Most recently led marketing & inside sales at CloudPassage, a workload security firm.
Key accomplishments at CloudPassge:
3X growth in revenue, bookings in 2014, 2015;
8X growth in total active sales pipeline in 18 months;
60% of total active sales pipeline from marketing;
Series D funding of $36M.
Steve Little is an acclaimed serial entrepreneur, philanthropist, coach and M&A expert well known for generating accelerated value growth and high acquisition value multiples for his companies and clients. He heads up Zero Limits Ventures that focuses on business and market development to optimize valuations for M&A activity. He has helped many companies to raise over $2 billion in capital and led M&A teams to high multiple results across a broad range of industries.
Led the Xerox team that produced the first universal electronic mail gateway and associated ISO and CCITT standards.
Clients and Projects include
BellSouth, Verizon, Dacom Korea, Telefonica, Intel Corporation and General Instruments.
He has led government engagements with
OPEC, Offices of the Presidents of Spain and Venezuela, the U.S. Joint Chiefs of Staff and the Defense Communications Agency.
Entrepreneurial leader with 40 years functional, general mgmt, and board level experience in tech companies ranging from start-ups to global S&P 500 companies.
He is principal partner at Coastal Ventures, and is currently Chief Strategy Officer for Affinity Solutions. He has been President and CEO of Pivot3, Vice President of Corporate Development and CMO for NCR, and Chairman and CEO of Intelleflex Corporation.
Previously, he had a 25 year career at Symbol Technologies, serving in many roles including Vice Chairman and CEO.
Vice Chairman (retired) of Burns and Roe Enterprises, a major engineering and construction firm founded by his grandfather in 1932 – focusing on power (coal, gas and oil) and a leader/pioneer in nuclear and major infrastructure projects. He helped build the international engineering, construction and operations company to over 1,800 personnel, serving private and governmental clients. He is a member of the board of the U.S. Energy Association and formally on the board of the Nuclear Energy Institute.
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Richard is a senior C-Suite executive, innovative strategic leader, and digital/big data/AI specialist familiar with digital transformation, startups, and social media integration. His industry experience includes a broad spectrum of marketing and strategic planning for package goods consumer products, travel, retail, and credit card financial industries. He developed a large credit card targeting database on AI neural networks with emphasis on the protection of individual privacy.