Linda Cadigan is an accomplished and successful entrepreneur, cybersecurity leader & philanthropist. Linda is a 20+ year veteran in the information security and privacy industries, & also a serial entrepreneur. Linda has a BFA in Creative Writing & Political Philosophy & studied for her master’s degree in Theoretical Physics. Linda has worked for First Data Corporation in partnership with Microsoft in a joint encryption/payment platform, was Microsoft Partner Program member, and has worked with other corporations. Linda has been involved in several startups, including SafeMessage as International VP of Sales & Channel Manager; Zetta Systems, as Director of Sales & Channel; Aegis Identity Group as CISO/CIO; & BeHIP as CEO. Linda has used the internet since the days of Darpanet & has a passion for sensible usability. Linda believes in keeping information safe & personal details private. Linda has 3 kids, 2 dogs & is a long time Star Trek fan, but she believes in Star Wars too.