our team members

Joel Bagnal

Chief Cybersecurity Officer and COO

• Global Cybersecurity Expert – drafted first National Policy and Served as Principal Advisor to U.S. President


• Experienced P/L leader – cybersecurity public, private and international markets


• Entrepreneur, Innovator, Strategist and Executer

Roy van Ermel Scherer

Chief Engineer

• Designed and managed network infrastructure.


• Design Management focus in rugged electronic design, testing, and implementation


• Lead Sales Engineering and Services Support for several companies


• Solutions Architect for Modular Computing Models

Karl Jackson

VP Business Development

• Experienced VAR owner/executive


• Successful pioneer developing inside/outside sales forces

with aggressive marketing.


• Sales and Marketing leader who generates profit,

enhances corporate credibility and increases market penetration

Drew Arnberg

VP Gov't Solutions


• Captured over $1 billion dollars of IT federal programs

• Rugged embedded design experience for 35 new product lines

and 200 product enhancements

• Architected embedded cybersecurity solutions for critical

performance networks

• Led companies to grow and expand their revenue base up to


Mark Webber

VP, Sales & Services

• Global Alliances & OEM Business Strategist


• IT and OT networking technologist


• Senior Sales and Technical Sales Executive


• Cyber Security and Networking Technologist

board of advisors

Nancy Shemwell


• Immediate Past CEO, Entegra


• Start-up and turnaround –public/private


• M&A; global general management; sales & marketing

Jana Ahlfinger Bell 

  Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer RMG Networks


• Previous President, CEO and Board of Director of technology/communications companies


• CFO of the Year, Dallas Business Journal

Scott Boxer


● President/Chief Operating Officer with an unbroken track record of growth of businesses $40 M -1.4 B

• Led the biggest divisions of industry leaders Lennox and York; led six acquisitions and three joint ventures

• Served on executive, governance, audit and compensation committees of boards

Robert Bigman

• Former Chief Information Security Officer CIA

• Consultant US Gov't, Foreign Gov'ts, Fortune 500 corporations

• Recognized pioneer of classified information protection

Harel Menashri


• Cyber Security Officer / Commander Israel Defense Forces

• Cyber Head Holon Inst. of Tech; Lecturer H.I.T. & Bar plan Univ.

• Research colleague - Institute for counter terrorism in IDC Herzliya

Shaunna Black

• Former TI executive, VP and manager of Worldwide Environmental, Safety & Health, Manager of Dallas Semiconductor Manufacturing and Manager of Worldwide Facilities.

• BoA UT Austin, Engineering College; BoD - Wire Technologies; Angel investor

Mark Paulk


• Faculty, Department of Computer Science, University of Texas at Dallas

• VP Standards Activity Board - IEEE

• PhD Industrial Engineering, MS, Computer Science

David Sym-Smith

 Venture Partner at Mobility Ventures and Interim CEO at IndoTraq

• 25 year mobile industry veteran with a record of building multi-million dollar operations with profitable exits. 

• David has served as senior executive of global corporations as well as a several startups.

Peggy Vaughan

• Led successful IBM Global Consulting Services Unit with global revenue of over $15B

• PricewaterghouseCoopers Partner with executive oversight for PWC merger and sale of PWC Consulting to IBM

• BoD - MoneyGram, angel investor

Tom Wolf

 Strategy and business development executive

• Successful new service offering growth programs executed at IBM, EDS, and BT Global Services

• BoA Economics, Harvard University