Eric has over 25 years of senior level experience in Silicon Valley high technology companies. He is founder of Shadow Networks, a DoD sponsored cybersecurity company creating Deception Networks, a new security category for enterprise and government customers. He is also president of G2 Initiatives, advising companies on cyber and business strategies. Previously, Eric was vice-president of Product Marketing for McAfee, where he conceived and executed the most successful launch in company history, Total Protection Solutions. He also ran Product Management for Symantec's flagship enterprise client and server security, a $450 million portfolio, and led Product Management for Cisco's Unified Communications Software Business Unit in the early days of VoIP technology. In addition, he has held other director-level positions for VoIP and mobility solutions at Avaya and Nortel. Eric conducted his undergraduate studies in Engineering Physics and Economics at McMaster University in Canada, and completed his MBA in International Business and Marketing at IIST in Japan.