Director of Technical Consultancy and Market Solutions, VASCO Data Security
In this role, Showstead oversees engineering and product implementation aspects of multifactor authentication and application security projects for large enterprise clients in North America. While at VASCO, he has been leading a cross-functional team tasked with developing cutting-edge security solutions for evolving markets. Currently, Showstead and his team focus on creating a trusted digital identity ecosystem for healthcare and government sectors. Showstead holds a B.S. in Electrical Engineering from Purdue University. He brings over 20 years of experience in engineering and product development from Eastman Kodak, Creo Inc., nJuvo and other technology companies. His research interests include identity federation and the use of embedded technologies to simplify security.