Leadership Team

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JOHN JOLLY

President and CEO

John Jolly, President and CEO of Syncurity and has over 30 years of experience in the security industry.  Prior to joining Syncurity John was a Vice President and General Manager at General Dynamics where he led a large portfolio of commercial and Federal cybersecurity business, including the digital forensics incident-response practice responsible for responding to and resolving some of the largest security breaches in history.  John also led the acquisition of Fidelis Security Systems, a market leading network software security business, in order to reposition General Dynamics existing digital forensics and incident response business within the commercial network security space.

 

John is a contributing author to the first edition of the Cybercrime Investigation Body of Knowledge, which was published in May 2017 by Trend Micro, and a member of the advisory boards at the University of Maryland Baltimore County Cybersecurity Incubator and the Maryland Center for Entrepreneurship. He is also a mentor at the Mach37 Center for Innovative Technology (CIT) Cybersecurity Accelerator in Herndon VA, and a member of the advisory board for CounterTack, a next-generation endpoint company located in Boston, MA.  John holds a bachelor’s degree with honors in Computer and Information Science from the University of Maryland Baltimore County, a master’s degree in Program and Organization Management from Johns Hopkins University, and an MBA in Finance with honors from The Wharton School, University of Pennsylvania.

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JP Bourget

Chief Security Officer

JP Bourget, Founder and Chief Security Officer of Syncurity, has more than 10 years of experience in cybersecurity. With a passion to bring solutions to cyber security teams that saves time and makes life easier, JP works with Syncurity’s customers and market influencers to drive adoption of the company’s flagship IR-Flow platform. Prior to co-founding Syncurity, JP was a Network Security Manager at a $200 million global manufacturing company, where he redesigned the enterprise network, systems and security architecture from the ground up to better align with business needs and uptime requirements. He also previously served as an adjunct professor at Rochester Institute of Technology, teaching undergraduate classes in Network Security and Forensics. JP has a MS in Computer Security and Information Assurance and a BS in Information Technology from Rochester Institute of Technology and also has a bunch of those alphabetical things called Certs.

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Tom Young

Executive Vice President of Worldwide Sales

Tom Young, EVP of Worldwide Sales at Syncurity, has over 25 years of technology sales and marketing expertise, leading global sales teams, developing successful go-to-market strategies and driving triple-digit revenue growth for both emerging startups and established technology firms in the enterprise software and cybersecurity industries. Prior to joining Syncurity, Tom led large enterprise sales for the Mid-Atlantic region at Zscaler, a cloud-based internet security startup. In his previous role, Tom spent 10 years in commercial enterprise security sales for Symantec, where he built a proven track record of 7-figure enterprise technology transactions with Fortune 500 firms and managed a team that exceeded $60M of net new revenue in quota, the company’s largest globally.

 

Previously, Tom served as the VP of Sales and Marketing for Platform Logic, a host-based intrusion protection system startup, where he developed and implemented all aspects of the go-to-market strategy that led to an acquisition by Symantec. He also served as SVP of Marketing and Sales for OneSoft, a B2B e-commerce firm, that sold to Etensity, Inc. Prior to that, he served as VP of a newly formed business unit within Manugistics, a supply chain application provider, which was later sold to JDA Software. Tom started his career at Accenture, where he led engagements with Fortune 500 firms in the U.S. and Europe. Tom holds a B.S. in Mechanical Engineering from the University of Maryland College Park and he also completed coursework at Stanford in strategic marketing for high technology companies.

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MICHAEL DEALE

Senior Vice President Engineering

Michael Deale serves Syncurity as its Vice President of Engineering, responsible for development and delivery of the IR-flow product.  He has been a software executive for 20+ years and has written enterprise grade software applications for over 30 years.  Over the span of his career he has done everything from being the first programmer for a start-up to CEO of a public software company.  Mr Deale “grew up” professionally in Silicon Valley, where he was the chief programmer, architect and visionary for Red Pepper Software which was sold to PeopleSoft for ~$220 million dollars.

Board of Directors

JP Bourget

Director

TIM SULLIVAN

Director

TIM WEBB

Director

Our Advisors

BEN WALTER

Advisor

Senior Manager, Security Operations at Box

MATT AHRENS

Advisor

Incident Response Expert, CIRT Team Builder