John Millican is a business-first manager with strong experience in driving value to the enterprise through IT and Information Security (IS). His experience is divided between positions in both industry and third party IT service and Information Security providers.
John developed and led the global Information Security team for Expedia Inc. as its Chief Information Security Officer and was VP of IT Operations for Hotwire.com. He also founded and led a twelve person independent IT/ Information Security service provider. Clients and employers have ranged from small wholesale/distributors to regional financial institutions and Fortune 1000 Internet-based companies.
He is a Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP) and was the first person to be certified by the SANS Institute for its core security programs & Windows Security, Unix Security, Intrusion Detection Analyst, Incident Handling and Firewall Analyst. Additionally, he was co-author of the SANS Security Essentials Toolkit.
John has a Bachelor of Science in Business Administration degree from the University of Akron.