Dan Doney is the former Chief Innovation Officer at the Defence Intelligence Agency and 2014 Fierce 15 awardee as a top government change agent. He has 20+ years of experience in emerging technology development and finance across government and private sectors. Dan is a software developer and innovator in artificial intelligence, cybersecurity, process automation, dynamic asset pricing and enterprise architecture. Dan holds a B.S. in Systems Engineering & Economics from the U.S. Naval Academy and a M.S. in Nuclear Engineering from MIT. (Clearance: TS/SCI)
Director of Cyber Defense for CenturyLink
Bill Swearingen has 15 years of experience in information security and the protection of critical infrastructure from advanced cyber threats. Bill’s technical expertise and understanding of the risks corporations face today has given him a unique ability to build strong cyber defenses to detect, degrade, or disrupt cyber threats. Bill is the Director of Cyber Defense for CenturyLink, the third largest telecommunications company in the United States and a recognized leader in the network services market.
Managing Director – Meld Valuation
Dan Eyman serves as Managing Director of Meld Valuation. His firm offers valuation services to publicly and privately held companies, investment entities, and individuals. Previously, Dan worked within IPREO’s Private Markets, where he specialized in working with venture capital and private equity marketplaces. Dan has sat on the advisory boards of Everlywell, Map My Beauty, Zenytime, and Canary. Prior to this, his positions included VP of Finance at Nanostring technologies where he worked on numerous transactions including secondary offering, debt restructure, and joint development agreements.