FOUNDER & CEO
With over 15 years of Information Security experience, Brian has a unique brand of security that combines experience in Enterprise Risk Management that has navigated company politics, identified the top priorities to get them executed and IT technical expertise that can architect the tools to future proof the risk of the organization. Brian has built Cybersecurity and Vendor Management Programs and customized Risk Management Frameworks that Senior Management teams and Boards actively rely upon as part of their strategic goals.
He has aided Management and Boards in strategic direction by establishing Board level Risk Appetite and Tolerances that achieves the goal of managing Cybersecurity and Risk within the organization’s Governance, Risk Management and Compliance.
Brian's Speaking Engagements
- ISACA CACS Conference Accra, Ghana Sept. 11-12, 2017
- UN Cybersecurity Event Podgorica, Montenegro Nov. 7-9, 2017
- Nonprofit Risk Management Center Risk Summit Sept 17-19, 2017
- Credit Union Executive Society 2016
- Blackhat Executive Summit Scottsdale, AZ 2015
CEO Halflife Studios
An experienced IT Professional and web services director with a proven record of success in managing and developing top-quality teams and helping facilitate and enhance client’s Customer Lifecycle Management strategies. Builds and maintains strong business relationships with both clients and vendors. An experienced business owner who has exercised responsibility over every aspect of business operations. Utilizes business acumen to create and manage budgets, develop solutions and establish efficient processes. Skilled at seamlessly switching between contexts and tasks to manage multiple complex projects simultaneously.
Black Swan Technologies combines the prowess of Risk Assessment, Networking & Penetration testing, and over all security management plans and helps business learn from the past in order to secure the future.
With over 40 years of combined IT, Networking, Security, and Leadership & Management background - Black Swan has the skill to secure your business and plan for the future.
Are you ready to learn how to protect your business?