Vance Brown is the CEO of National Cybersecurity Center and the co-founder of Cherwell Software. With more than 20 years in tech and leadership, Vance regularly mentors entrepreneurs through Thrivers, an organization that utilizes holistic frameworks for developing leaders. Vance is the recipient of Wake Forest University’s Excellence in Entrepreneurship Award, and he was a 2014 EY Entrepreneur of the Year award winner. Additionally, Colorado Springs named him “Business Citizen of the Year” in 2018. Find his book Thrivers on Amazon.