Advisory Board

Josh

Josh Sparaga

Josh Sparaga is a transformative technology leader with over 25 years of experience across IT Governance, Architecture, Operations, and Leadership. He is the Principal of startup XIOM, where he specializes in helping clients define and achieve business, governance, and financial goals. Prior to his entrepreneurship path, Josh was the Senior Vice President of Technology Governance & Infrastructure at Univision and the Vice President of Technical Accounts at Comcast NBC Universal.  Josh has an MBA from the Herbert School of Business at the University of Miami. Josh is prior winner of the prestigious Edward R. Murrow Award for investigative reporting.

VJ

VJ Viswanathan

VJ Viswanathan is the managing partner and founder at Torqe as well as CYFORIX.  He has one of the most impressive resumes in Cyber Security having served as the VP/CISO at Comcast, HD Supply and Keurig Dr. Pepper.  Earlier in his career, VJ spent over 5 years at GE in both London and New York.  VJ is an advisor at the Harvard Business Review as well as a Sr. External Advisor for Bain and Company.  He is in demand on the speaking circuit and an industry expert on all things technology and security.

Norm Billow

Norm Bilow is the Founder and Managing Director of The Escape Pod and Gravity Well Studio. Their work includes memorable spots for Wheat Thins, OfficeMax, EGO, Smithfield, Lunchables and Whole Foods. The Escape Pod has earned multiple Ad Age Small Agency of the Year awards and has built a reputation for bold work across retail, food/beverage, and tech/automotive categories.

George Just

George Just is the Chief Revenue Officer at ThreatBlockr who prides himself in his ability to build and lead sales teams through innovating and producing go to market strategies. Prior to his CRO position, George was the Vice President of Worldwide Channel Sales at Oracle and a Managing Partner at G&H Properties.  George started his career as a network engineer at Zurich and maintains a strong technical background in addition to his leadership and business acumen.

Moosa Matariyeh

Moosa Matariyeh is Global Vice-President of Solutions Architecture for 11:11 Systems. Moosa leads global engineering, supporting resources across multiple disciplines and acquisitions including Sungard, iLand, Green Cloud Defense, Unitas Global and Cleareon Fiber. Matariyeh joined 11:11 Systems in 2022. Prior to 11:11 Systems, he spent nearly 19 years at CDW in roles of increasing responsibility, most recently leading the Integrated Services team.  Prior to CDW, Matariyeh cofounded a startup providing legal vertical technology consulting and served as the team lead for engineering technology specialists at IBM.