Evident adds authenticity to the Internet. We simplify the complicated world of personal data and security giving companies the ability to embark on trusted interactions and transactions like never before. Evident provides a simple and secure API to allow enterprises to obtain and use verified personal data from individuals, without the risk and expense of securing it. With Evident, companies can offer more sophisticated services that require stringent identity verification, background checks and proof of important licenses or credentials. Evident eliminates the need to collect sensitive information, helping avoid abandonment and minimizing exposure to cybersecurity threats. Companies can simplify compliance with regulatory requirements and save time and money ensuring secure and authentic interactions.
David Thomas is an accomplished cybersecurity entrepreneur, having held key leadership roles at market-pioneers Motorola, AirDefense, VeriSign, and SecureIT. He has a history of introducing innovative technologies, establishing them in the market, and driving growth -with each early-stage company emerging as the market leader.
After being recruited at a young age by the Department of Defense, David has been at the forefront of cybersecurity including firewalls as corporations began connecting to the Internet, web security as online shopping emerged, wireless security as Wi-Fi and smartphones became ubiquitous, and security sensing networks as analytic technology became mainstream. His expertise has been featured in CNN, The Wall Street Journal and other leading publications.
David sees cybersecurity as the key ingredient to enable trustworthy and fast interconnectivity between the billions of people and devices that will soon be constantly connected. He is currently looking for ambitious, innovative professionals interested in joining Evident in transforming security and trust on the Internet.
Nathan Rowe brings over 15 years practical experience in information technology and enterprise software strategy and product management with a focus on security, networking, and wireless technologies. He has led strategy and product management teams for wireless intrusion prevention, network management, mobile shopper engagement initiatives, and intelligence led public safety at AirDefense and Motorola Solutions.
Nathan maintains a customer centric mindset to understanding needs and point points. He has extensive background working with commercial and government organizations to help define and implement security and network support strategies. He has participated in wireless security research and led wireless security and vulnerability assessment training classes. Nathan received a BS from the Georgia Institute of Technology in Computer Engineering.
Damian Starosielsky has over 15 years of experience leading highly capable onshore and offshore software development teams, with a proven track record of launching new, innovative products. As one of the key engineering leads of AirDefense, he participated in the company’s growth from about 30 to over 100 employees, culminating in the acquisition by Motorola in 2008. After the acquisition, Damian took additional responsibilities and led engineering efforts related to two successful AirDefense product launches in the areas of WLAN management and indoor location tracking.
Prior to joining AirDefense, Damian was the fifth employee of Icaro Technologies, where he helped build and lead the software integration practice. Today Icaro has over 100 employees and is one of IBMs worldwide premier partners. Damian has a Computer Engineering degree from the University of Campinas and an MBA from Fundacao Getulio Vargas.