As chief marketing officer, David Duncan is responsible for global marketing strategy and execution. He brings 30 years of senior marketing and security experience to Webroot Inc. Most recently, he was responsible for developing and leading the CyberSafe™ secure storage go-to-market product strategy for Imation Corporation, having joined Imation after the acquisition of EncryptX in 2011, where he was founder, president and managing director for 10 years. Duncan also served on McAfee's embedded solutions advisory committee.
Prior to EncryptX, Duncan held several executive marketing positions, including senior vice president of marketing for Tactical Marketing Ventures, a consulting company that developed go-to-market strategy and tactics for more than 150 technology companies. He also served as vice president of marketing, account management and sales for RL Polk and in marketing leadership roles with Storage Technology Corporation.
Duncan began his career with the U.S. Air Force as an airborne cryptologic linguist performing intelligence collection operations and cryptographic analysis. He designed and implemented highly secure and classified information systems for the U.S. government, authored a Bayesian logic computer software program to assess information security exploit risks, and is the author or co-author on four patent applications related to information security, encryption, digital rights management and authentication technologies.
Duncan earned an Master of Business Administration from the University of Colorado in Marketing and International Business, a master's degree in Computer Information Systems from Regis University, a Bachelor of Science from the University of Maryland, and is a graduate of the Presidio of Monterey Defense Language Institute.