Backed by authentic human intelligence
Our mission is to ensure that every organization is able to detect and respond to cyber threats – regardless of size, industry or current in-house capabilities. We believe AI and automation alone aren’t enough, you need ingenious human experience because attackers aren’t machines, they are people. We combine our advanced platform with decades of human intelligence to speed detection and response and contain cybersecurity threats quickly to ultimately decrease risk to your mission.
Chief Executive Officer
Doug has over 30 years of experience as a technology leader and innovator in security with a highly-developed background in business development, M&A, operations, engineering, marketing, sales, and executive leadership. In his previous role at RSA as Vice President of Global Services and IT Innovation, he provided leadership support for RSA’s strategic vision and global operational execution, various Dell Governance Programs and the M&A exit to STG from Dell. Former member of the U.S. Air Force, Doug holds a Bachelor’s degree in Management and Marketing from Strayer University.
Co-Founder and CTO
Landon has over 20 years of experience helping organizations manage reputational, financial, and regulatory risk. He provides strategic technical leadership and expertise to a team that focuses on using technology to identify and respond to today’s cyber threats. Landon has a strong information security background that spans multiple industries and also includes experience in SCADA and (industrial/distributed) control system environments. His international experience has included projects across North America, Asia and Europe. Landon’s background in security architecture, implementation and design combined with the experience of a penetration tester provides a unique skill set to the security industry.
Chief Strategy Officer
Lyndon Brown brings a career focus in building high-growth technology companies to Pondurance where he is responsible for Product Management, Corporate Development, Marketing and driving cross-functional performance. Prior to joining Pondurance, Lyndon served as Vice President of Business Development at FireEye Mandiant, where he focused on strategic growth initiatives. As an executive, Lyndon has successfully led product management, M&A, and global partnerships at firms such as Verodin (acquired by FireEye) and Endgame (acquired by Elastic).
Founder and CCO
Ron Pelletier is the original Founder of Pondurance, having started the company from his basement in 2008. Ron has over 25 years of cyber security advisory experience. He started his career as an officer in the US Army, followed by nine years with Big Four firm, EY. As a strong consensus builder and customer advocate, Ron is focused on evangelizing the Pondurance brand as well as customer success.
VP Services and CISO
Dustin has over 20 years of experience in information security, risk management and regulatory compliance. Prior to joining Pondurance, Dustin was a risk and compliance professional focusing on HIPAA, PCI and risk assessments for new technology acquisitions ranging from infrastructure solutions to patient care devices. Dustin is also currently an adjunct professor at Ivy Tech Community College, Sullivan University and Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University teaching undergrad and masters level cyber security courses.
Chief Financial Officer
Cathy built significant experience in the tech industry and served as Controller for businesses in a variety of industries. Since joining Pondurance in December 2016, Cathy has implemented various web-based solutions to design an integrated accounting system and built a financial model to aid the company in planning and strategic decision-making. Cathy graduated Summa Cum Laude from Mount St. Joseph University with a Bachelor’s degree in Accounting.