Caleb Barlow

President and CEO of RedSpin (NYSE: CTEK). RedSpin is a division of CynergisTek and the company is focused on providing security validation, offensive security testing and CMMC assessments and consulting. In a prior role, Caleb led the IBM X-Force Threat Intelligence organization. In 2016 he built X-Force Command – part of a $200M investment in a global incident response services, updated watch floors, the industry’s first immersive cyber range and an incident command system for responding to major cyber incidents. In 2018 Mr. Barlow invented the Cyber Tactical Operations Center which is a first-of-its-kind training, simulation and security operations center on wheels.

Caleb has a broad background having led technical teams in product development, product management, strategy, marketing and cloud service delivery. He has also led the integration efforts of on multiple IBM acquisitions.

Mr. Barlow is a sought after speaker on the subject of security. He has appeared on the TED stage, the Today Show and regularly appears on national news broadcasts. Caleb’s views have appeared in the Wall Street Journal, Washington Post, USA Today, New York Times and dozens of other publications. He has testified to the US Congress and he was invited by the President of the UN General Assembly to discuss his views at the United Nations.

External to IBM, Caleb has been in leadership roles at two successful startups – Syncra Systems, which is now part of Oracle, and Ascendant Technology, which was acquired by Avent. Caleb also holds multiple patents in the field of Unified Communications.