started his cyber security career as a network penetration tester for the NSA. At BBN, he developed network honeypots to lure hackers and he ran US Internetworking's team of penetration testers and incident responders.

As CTO of Network Security Wizards, Ron pioneered the art of network security monitoring and produced the Dragon Intrusion Detection System which was recognized as a market leader by Gartner in 2001. 

As CEO and co-founder of Tenable Network Security, Ron led the company's rapid growth and product vision from 2002 through 2016. He helped them scale to more than 20,000 customers worldwide, raise $300m in venture capital and achieve revenues in excess of $100m annually. 

  

   

Ron Gula 

                        is a cyber start up operations expert. She has started and run licensing, human resources, legal, facilities, accounting, marketing and sales operations for both Tenable Network Security and Network Security Wizards. 

As a Gula Tech Adventures managing partner, she is helping our portfolio companies scale and make important decisions about their organizational structure, recruiting strategy, building a culture, managing their cash flow and having the processes in place to succeed and have fun.

Cyndi was apointed to the Howard County Economic Development Board and is a 2016 graduate of the Leadership Howard County class.   She has a Bachelor of Science in Glass Engineering from Alfred University. 

Cyndi Gula