COMPANY

MISSION

Through innovation, safeguard the value of information by challenging how data is protected.

ViSION

Empowering everyone to control and protect their data.

MISSION

Through innovation, safeguard the value of information by challenging how data is protected.

ViSION

Empowering everyone to control and protect their data.

top management

Doug Peckover

Chief Scientist, Co-founder, Chairman

  • 50 years of entrepreneurial, business development and R&D experience
  • Wrote HP’s first internal accounting system
  • Developed Checkmate — the first in-store retail management system. Sold to a multi-national, translated into 12 languages
  • Author of more than 20 issued patents
  • First to invent the security used by financial institutions
  • Two-time world champion sailor for the USA
Laban Coblentz

Co-founder, Board Member

  • Drafted the initial E-Government Act of 2002 to improve the accessibility and cost-effectiveness of U.S. government services
  • Was the Communications Director for the IAEA team that won the 2005 Nobel Peace Prize
  • Founder of The Center of Gravity — an award-winning incubator
  • Currently the Communications Director of ITER — a $20 billion nuclear fusion project in France
Rick Nelson

Chief Executive Officer

  • Experienced executive focused on helping start-ups gain financing and reach operating momentum
  • Most recently served as Managing Director/CEO of Credence Works™, developer of software solutions for the Senior Care industry
  • Previously headed the International Sales and Operations of X-IO Technologies, a state-of-the-art computer storage manufacturer in Colorado
  • 20 years at American Airlines, including co-creator of the Sabre Travel Reservations System, the largest Global Distribution System in the travel industry
Darryl Athans

EVP, Worldwide Sales

  • 20-year (plus) career in cyber security
  • Held executive/senior leadership roles at firms including McAfee, CA Technologies and MCI/VerizonBusiness
  • Since 2010, Mr. Athans has averaged a 401% increase in revenue year-over-year
  • Six successful cyber security exits, including start-ups sold to IBM, Citrix, MCI/VerizonBusiness, Dell and CA Technologies/Computer Associates (2x)
Robert Hirsch Ph.D.

Chief Technology Officer

  • 20-year history of driving products out of R&D and into customer hands
  • Wide range of experience, including blockchain, control system design and alternative energy
  • Experience helping startups get off the ground via entrepreneurship and prototyping programs
  • Author of 12 issued patents
Dennis Dayman

Data Protection Officer

  • 25 years of experience managing security/ privacy and data governance issues, and improving email delivery through industry policy, ISP relations and technical solutions
  • Most recently Chief Privacy/Security Officer at Return Path
  • Was Chief Privacy and Security Officer at Eloqua, assisting with its sale to Oracle for $871 million
  • Appointed by Department of Homeland Security to the Data Privacy and Integrity Advisory Committee
Darryl Athans

EVP, Worldwide Sales

  • 20-year (plus) career in cyber security
  • Held executive/senior leadership roles at firms including McAfee, CA Technologies and MCI/VerizonBusiness
  • Since 2010, Mr. Athans has averaged a 401% increase in revenue year-over-year
  • Six successful cyber security exits, including start-ups sold to IBM, Citrix, MCI/VerizonBusiness, Dell and CA Technologies/Computer Associates (2x)
Kevin Seitz

Chief Marketing Officer

  • 30 years of experience and expertise as a branding and marketing communications strategist
  • As principle of his own MarComm agency, serviced hundreds of clients — from startups to Fortune 100 — including IBM, JP Morgan, First Data, McKesson, Mercer and HCA Healthcare
  • Held a design director position with IBM [Boulder]
Dr. Sherese Bishop

Director, Market Development

  • 12 years of business development experience
  • Lead cross-functional teams to create, implement and refine business models
  • A published author in peer-reviewed journals on topics such as big-data, privacy and security
  • Presenter at international conferences on data, security, AI and management topics
  • Professor in Asia and Europe. Delivered lectures in Japan, Italy and the UK
  • ‘Travel hacker’ of 70+ countries and counting
Robert Hirsch Ph.D.

Chief Technology Officer

  • 20-year history of driving products out of R&D and into customer hands
  • Wide range of experience, including blockchain, control system design and alternative energy
  • Experience helping startups get off the ground via entrepreneurship and prototyping programs
  • Author of 12 issued patents
Dr. Sherese Bishop

Director, Market Development

  • 12 years of business development experience
  • Lead cross-functional teams to create, implement and refine business models
  • A published author in peer-reviewed journals on topics such as big-data, privacy and security
  • Presenter at international conferences on data, security, AI and management topics
  • Professor in Asia and Europe. Delivered lectures in Japan, Italy and the UK
  • ‘Travel hacker’ of 70+ countries and counting