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
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
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.