Bryan Zarnett

Bryan Zarnett

Managing Director, Security Consulting
As managing director of Security Consulting at Cytelligence, Bryan Zarnett's focus is on the continual development of our A-level specialists and Cytelligence's passionate drive towards effective, practical and high-quality evaluations of an organization's security profile. An active participant in security engagements, Bryan supports his team in innovation, effective execution and clear benefit-driven action for our clients. Bryan has been a passionate and active member of the IT community since the late 1980s offering thought-leadership, coaching and consulting in the areas of computer security, software architecture, design and development in addition to methodology implementation. Bryan has worked in a variety of industries including law enforcement, financial, manufacturing, and legal. He is known for bringing a blend of business and technical acumen to each engagement. Bryan is well-established in the software industry as a developer of sophisticated enterprise-level applications with a focus on secure-coding practices, functional user-driven design and performance enabled structures. His experience have made him sought after as a presenter at numerous local user group, national workshops and international conferences. He frequently speaks on these and other topics: software development best practices, futuristic technology, and technology methodologies. Bryan is an advocate and coach of "lean practices" for business development and agile approaches for project implementation including software development, security engagements and developer-operations. Bryan is one of the first ScrumMasters in Canada, being awarded the role by Scrum-founder Ken Schwaber in 2002. He founded the Scrum Alliance and has acted as a member of the Board of Directors of the Agile Alliance. In his role as a security specialist, he has provided direction to security teams at Nortel, Digital Wyzdom, and TELUS, focusing on development of an A-level team of security specialists following consistent, goal-oriented approaches to addressing clients' concerns in a prioritized and actionable manner. Bryan is known for his skills and experience in social engineering, penetration testing and integrated solutions that he calls the "security ecosystem." Call Bryan Zarnett at +1.416.304.3934 or email bzarnett@cytelligence.com