Ryan Morris joined the company in 2008 and further developed Blackwood’s current focus on Cybersecurity and Data Analytics. As Owner and Managing Partner, he is responsible for the overall vision and long-term direction of the company, in addition to overseeing all aspects of company operations. Ryan serves on advisory councils for many leading technology companies where he provides guidance on industry trends and vertical alignment. He has been an invited participant, panelist, and speaker on Data Analytics, Artificial Intelligence, Data Protection and Security Operations for organizations including AWS, Palo Alto Networks, Gigamon and Splunk.
Ryan received a B.S in marketing from Towson University where he graduated with honors before joining Blackwood as an Account Manager. Most of his time is now spent interacting with Technology Manufacturers, Government Agencies, Higher Education Institutions, University Affiliated Research Centers, and Fortune 1000 executives so that Blackwood can continue to align progressive technology offerings to highly targeted verticals.