Senior Vice President & GM, Portfolio Products, OpenText Inc.
Gary began advising CoreBlox in early 2012 after a long and successful career at CA where he held a number of senior executive roles, most recently as Senior Vice President of Business Development and Alliances where he led the CA acquisition of Netegrity. The majority of his career has been focused in the Security Industry and IT Management in both North America and internationally. In addition to his role at CoreBlox, Gary is on the Board of Directors at SIFR, the Board of Advisors for Legacy Connect and FairWarning and is also advising Cordys, a leading business process operations company with strategy, partnering and marketing. Gary holds a BA in Political Science from Tulane University.
Chief Executive Officer, Courion Corporation
David Earhart is the Chief Executive Officer of Courion Corporation, a leading provider of Identity and Access Management solutions. Prior to joining Courion, David headed up worldwide sales for Damballa, a leading provider of advanced threat protection and containment services to enterprises and ISP’s. Earhart has over 20 years of security and systems management experience, delivering triple digit revenue growth and leading high-performing sales organizations. He was previously Senior Vice President responsible for leading CA Technologies' Security (Identity and Access Management) Field Operations. During his tenure, CA’s Security business experienced approximately 300% growth. Prior to CA, he spent many years in sales leadership positions at BMC Software, and has held executive positions with two venture-backed firms where he ran Worldwide Sales, Support and Services. Earhart currently sits on two boards of companies in the security space - Cyren (NASDAQ : CTCH), and CoreBlox. He earned a B.B.A. in Finance from Texas Tech University, where he was captain of the tennis team.
President, Tom Jones & Associates
Tom has over 27 years of Sales Management experience in the information security software and hardware market. Highlights include ten years at RSA Security in multiple sales management roles including Regional Sales Management, Director of RSA's initial Channel Program, and culminating as Vice President of Sales, Americas. During that time, RSA Security grew from $3.8M to $150M in sales. Other experience includes Director of Eastern Region Sales at Access360 (now IBM Tivoli's IDM solution), Director of Eastern Region Sales at eSecurity (now Novell's SIEM solution), and Director of Northeast Security Sales for CA. His last sales role was at ArcSight managing the NYC Financial Major Accounts. Currently, Tom runs a successful Recruiting firm specializing in placing Sales and Sales Engineering talent for numerous leading information security vendors.
Lina Liberti has spent nearly 20 years in the security industry focusing on strategic marketing and product management for various IT security product vendors. In her most recent position at CA Technologies, Lina led product marketing for the Security business unit. In this position, she was responsible for the overall market direction for CA’s identity and access management solutions for controlling user identities, their access and how they use information. Prior to joining CA Technologies, Lina was product line manager for emerging technologies at RSA, where she oversaw product management and product marketing for RSA’s single sign-on, smart card, and public key infrastructure (PKI) technologies. Before RSA, Lina managed product management and product marketing at Memco before it was acquired by Platinum.