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Ric Daza

Cyber Security Track Leader
Tampa/St. Petersburg, Florida Area
Ricardo “Ric” Daza is an IT-Risk Consultant and Information Assurance Researcher. Ric is passionate about the startup community and seeing them succeed. Ric has been in the networking and security industry for over 26 years; he worked for Cisco’s Worldwide Security Practice for 16 years. As an IT Risk Consultant, he has advised both domestic and international large enterprise clients on a myriad of aspects of their IT Security, such as Risk Management, Security Metrics, Incident Response Program Development and Maturity, Business Process Modeling, Network Security and Security Programs and Maturity. Ric holds a double CCIE #12671(R/S, Security), CRISC, CISSP, CISA, ISO 27001 Lead Auditor, PMP, RHCE, and is a Ph.D Candidate in Information Assurance.