Neil has a long history with Northeastern University. As an undergraduate, he started in the College of Computer Science but then transitioned to Business Administration with a concentration in Management Information Systems. In 2013, he graduated at the top of his class in the High Tech "Innovation" MBA program in the D'Amore-McKim School of Business. He's been involved with computers and technology from a very young age, and has held a variety of positions in IT and Information Security throughout the years. This includes Desktop and Help Desk support, Server and Database Administration, Network Engineering, Security, and Architecture. He has broad experience in the design and implementation of systems and solutions to support business initiatives. He has worked in a variety of industries including health care, financial services, environmental engineering, publishing, and medical devices. He's been on several companies' Customer Advisory Boards, including Cisco Security, McAfee/Skyhigh, Elastic, and Riverbed, where he leveraged his skills in innovation to help improve product functionality and effectiveness. He loves sharing his experiences and passion with others, and mentoring/advising people to achieve their goals!
Neil currently works full-time for a global email security solution provider, running a Security Operations team of analysts, engineers, and threat intelligence experts.