Leveraging over 25 years of experience in technology sales and management, George brings a significant track record of success. Prior to joining Respond, George held executive sales leadership roles at early-stage start-ups, including Fortify (acquired by Hewlett Packard for $300M) and Prevoty (acquired by Imperva for $140M). In addition to guiding successful multi-year integrations post-acquisition at Hewlett Packard and Imperva, George has held senior sales leadership positions at industry leaders such as IBM, Cisco and SGI.
Chris’ security expertise includes building world-class professional services organizations as VP of Professional Services at ForeScout and Global VP of Professional Services and Support for HP Software Enterprise Security Products (ESP). Chris’ depth in security operations and leadership includes a long tenure at Northrop Grumman TASC supporting various Department of Defense and government customers including Air Force Space Command (AFS PC) Space Warfare Center, United States Space Command (USSPACECOM) Computer Network Attack and Defense, Air Force Information Warfare Center (AFIWC), and others.
Dan leads Respond Software’s global marketing efforts. Dan has spent 20+ years in the technology industry. Prior to coming to Respond Software, Dan led FireMon’s global marketing organization as CMO, ForeScout’s global demand generation, and Product and Services Marketing for HP’s Enterprise Security products group. He has held product marketing, business development, and strategy management roles with Symantec, Cisco Systems, Electronic Arts, and Ernst and Young. Dan holds a bachelor’s degree from the Ohio State University and an MBA from the Haas School of Business at the University of California, Berkeley.
Robert has decades of experience building highly-scalable enterprise solutions. Skilled at managing agile development teams, architecting and building enterprise software, and designing and developing modern user experience, Robert is responsible for Respond’s Engineering, UX, DevOps, and IT teams. Prior to co-founding Respond Software, Robert ran software engineering organizations for HPE Security. Before HPE he was the VP of Development at Oracle Corporation, GM and VP of Engineering at Informatica, and a developer at IBM, Siemens, and Borland.
Chris Calvert has over 30 years of experience in defensive information security: 14 years in the defense and intelligence community and 17 years in the commercial industry. He has worked on the Defense Department Joint Staff and held leadership positions in both large and small companies, including IBM and HPE. He has designed, built and managed global security operations centers and incident response teams for six of the global Fortune-50. As he often says, if you have complaints about today’s security operations model, you can partially blame him. It’s from his first-hand experience in learning the limitations of the man vs. data SecOps model that Chris leads product design and strategy for Respond Software.
Mike has led several software companies from inception through high growth and to successful IPO’s or acquisitions. Mike’s passion for technologies that change how people work is as intense today as it was earlier in his career when he was the first product manager for Pure Software, where he helped lead the company from an early-stage start-up to become a top 10 public software company. A keen interest in IT Security in the early 2000’s led Mike to co-found Fortify Software. Fortify defined application security and continues to be the market leader after its acquisition by HPE Security and now Micro Focus. At HPE Security, Mike was the VP and General Manager of the Fortify and ArcSight businesses until he left in 2016 to start Respond Software.