Our Team Is Your Team


Bret Settle

Co-Founder, CEO

Bret has served in multiple executive roles for Corporate Express/Staples and BMC Software and has extensive knowledge of the software development and security products industries. Bret has been responsible for enterprise security in multiple roles and has been an innovator throughout his career and has a proven track record of building and developing high performing organizations.

Andrew Useckas

Co-Founder, CTO

Andrew has a varied career ranging from ethical hacking, penetration testing and security product development for the US Department of Defense, senior consulting positions for fortune 500 enterprises, and corporate CISO responsibilities for large enterprises. Andrew has an exceptional blend of software development skills combined with extensive knowledge and experience of the network and security industries.

Aaron Fosdick, CISSP

Chief Information Security Officer

Aaron brings over 20 years of Information Security and operations experience working at Colorado & Silicon Valley startups, mid-market, and fortune 500 enterprises. His background includes running secure environments performing high availability transaction processing in the financial services industry. He also has security operations experience in managed services and enterprise healthcare software. He has a deep understanding of IT controls, and how to effectively implement them in high functioning organizations. He has led multiple audits, including SOX, SOC1/2, HIPAA & PCI Level 1.

Dru Jacobs

Chief Marketing Officer

Dru has more than 20 years' experience building and implementing global marketing strategies for fast-growth technology companies. Previously, he held the role, VP worldwide product marketing, at CA Technologies (NASDAQ: CA) where he built and led an agile marketing team responsible for the go-to-market strategy at CA's Agile Management business unit.

Justin Levitas

Head of Sales

Justin has spent his career building high-performing sales teams for rapidly growing technology companies focused on SaaS and Enterprise technology. Prior to joining Threat X, Justin built and led sales at Dashlane, a leading enterprise password manager. Justin previously built and led sales at BetterCloud, a SaaS operations management tool and one Forbes Next Billion Dollar Startups in 2017.

Mark Rotolo

EVP of Worldwide Sales

With more than 25 years of experience leading sales teams for high-growth security technology companies, Rotolo has led three companies to acquisition for a combined $628 million. Prior to Threat X, he served as Executive Vice President of sales at ProtectWise and regional Vice President of sales, commercial west at Palo Alto Networks. While at Palo Alto Networks, he helped grow revenues from zero to over $350 million per year, resulting in a very successful IPO.

Board Members

Bret Settle

Co-Founder & CEO, Threat X

Andrew Useckas

Co-Founder & CTO, Threat X

Frank Medicino III

Managing Director, Access Venture Partners


Mike Jones



Joseph Zell

General Partner, Grotech Ventures


Investors & Advisors

Mike Jones

CIO, Staples, Level 3

David Roshak

CFO, Optiv

John Scarano

Founder & COO, Zavo Group

Nancy Philips

CEO, Flexential (formerly ViaWest)

Mike Reagan

Former CMO, LogRhythm