Co-Founder – D3 Intelligence LLC
Brian is the co-founder of D3 Intelligence LLC, an intelligence information management service, based in Phoenix, Arizona, helping Cyber Threat Intelligence (CTI) teams demonstrate value and positive impact on their organization’s risk mitigation efforts. Brian has been in the intelligence and security space for two decades. Serving on Active Duty in the United States Marine Corps for over 15+ years, Brian spent most of his time in the Counterintelligence / Human Intelligence field. Following his career in the Marines, Brian transitioned to the CTI team at American Express where he worked as an intelligence analyst. During that time, he designed and implemented threat intelligence workflows to improve communication between the intelligence team and other Information Security teams. Brian left American Express to pursue an opportunity at Flashpoint. As the Director of Flashpoint’s Intelligence Academy, Brian created and delivered workshops for customers to assist them in better understanding and utilizing the information that Flashpoint provided. It is through these workshops that he realized the threat intelligence market’s need for what D3 Intelligence has to offer.
Brian has a MS in Cybersecurity and an MBA from the University of Maryland, University College. He holds a BS from Excelsior in general studies, and an AA in Chinese Mandarin from the Defense Language Institute.