Chief Technology Officer, TripwireDwayne Melançon is Tripwire's Chief Technology Officer, where he owns a critical role in driving and evangelizing the company's global overall product strategy. Melançon brings over 25 years of security software experience, and is responsible for leading the company's long term product strategy to meet the evolving data security needs of global enterprises. He has spearheaded numerous initiatives during his tenure, including executive responsibility for business development, professional services and support, information systems and marketing. Prior to joining Tripwire, he held leadership roles at DirectWeb, Inc., Symantec Corporation and Fifth Generation Systems, Inc. He holds ITIL and CISA certifications, and is a frequent speaker at national and regional industry events.