As the Chief Executive Officer (CEO) for Stage 2 Security. George is responsible for the company’s vision, oversight and direction. In this position George is able to utilize his years of experience to ensure Stage 2 stays the course as a new and thriving small business. George was previously the founder and CEO of Defense Point Security, which he led from a bootstrapped company to one of the largest privately owned solely focused cyber security companies and through a successful acquisition. He has served as Managing Director and Accenture Federal Services Cyber Practice Lead w/ P&L responsibilities growing the practice to over $240M in annual revenue. Prior to DPS he led and/or created Cyber practices for multiple fortune 500 Companies (QinetiQ North America, Northrop Grumman, etc). Additionally, George has served in a variety of cyber security roles throughout his 22+ year career as a Penetration Tester, SOC Analyst/Lead/Manager, Security Engineer and Architect.