One of the longest practicing companies focused solely on cybersecurity.

Our journey began with a dream to provide the best in cyber services.

In 2001, our goal was to bring superior cybersecurity services to our clients. 100s of jobs & clients later, TDI can assert our goal is met.

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Over the last 2 decades we learned, evolved, and perfected our craft.

We listen, think, find a solution, & work very hard to meet your needs. This is TDI’s way. Yet we only improve by also learning from you!

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Provided cyber risk counsel to a Global Fortune 50 Board

Built 1st CIO cyber risk dashboard at U.S. Gov’t Department

Global development & deployment to >350 shipboard networks

Consult on museum, media, military, corporate & IGO hacks

Along the way, we captured our know-how into the products we’ve built.

Forged from TDI’s SW dev & cyber risk experience, work on famous hacks, global footprint, board-level engagement, & due diligence.

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And now we are ready to bring you the future - TDI’s Cyber EcoSystem.

Our ecosystem, derived from a pedigree of services & products, delivers the connected world, especially IoT, a trusted score for cyber risk.

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We embrace our purpose. We unite around each other and our clients. We commit without wavering.

We Believe:

Employees are our primary source of strength

Our clients deserve cybersecurity excellence and nothing less

Employees should enjoy their work, feel part of TDI, and share in its reward

It is our duty and an honor to give back to and participate in our community

Total access to senior management and openness with each other is a cornerstone to our success

Our work environment promotes and rewards employee initiative

Our well managed growth preserves our culture

We have a responsibility to contribute meaningfully to the field of cybersecurity, influence its evolution, and set the standard


“Lead people where they don’t yet know they need to be, risking with you.”

Paul Innella
CEO, Co-Founder
  • 25 years’ experience Cyber SME
  • Published articles, lectured, conducted interviews
  • Established & chairs White Hat
  • Board Member JMU STEM EAC, Children’s Foundation Board, WashingtonExec’s Cyber Council, & Co-Chair of Children’s Corporate Advisory Council
Les Buday
President & COO
  • 30 years’ IT and cyber leader for Federal & commercial
  • Previously VP at PrimeScape & Stanley
  • Provides executive leadership, program management, and technical solutions to TDI & its clients
Oba McMillan
Co-Founder, Corporate Assurance
  • 25 years’ contracts, finance, IT, operations, facility security, HR/benefits, recruiting
  • Harvard Applied Math and Econ degree
  • Worked at Federal Reserve Bank of NY
  • Personally consulted on dozens of cybersecurity engagements
Jesse K. Dean
Senior Director Solutions
  • 20 years’ leading & delivering cyber services & solutions
  • FedHealthIT Innovation Award winner
  • Led $130M high-visibility AWS IaaS contract thru 2 federal healthcare open-enrollment periods & managed $11M DoD cybersecurity program
Liz Sutton
Director, Strategic Programs & Operations
  • 23 years’ working for Fortune 100 & 500 companies in a wide variety of global or multi-national roles
  • Global consulting projects, knowledge management, operations, business continuity, & regulatory compliance
  • 11 years management focused on creating new teams, capabilities and plans to achieve strategic objectives
Dale Shigekane
Director, Defense Division
  • 30 Years’ IT and Cyber Leader across the DoD Portfolio
  • Chief Information Officer, Naval Special Warfare Group
  • Conducted global operations in Iraq, Afghanistan, Djibouti, Bahrain, & Korea
  • Managed risk of assets valued over $250M

Glancing at Excellence

Annual retention

Percentage of TDI’s Executive Team that carry DoD 8570 certifications

Percentage of the Executive Team that hold CISSPs and/or PMPs


different certifications received across the team

Percentage of TDI divisions run by PMPs


Letters of commendation from Smithsonian CIO, DEA CTO, IMF CISO, USDA FNS CISO, etc.


Speeches delivered & works published

18 Years

Average experience for TDI employees

Percentage of TDI's cyber engineers with DoD 8570 certifications

Present in Our Community

At TDI, we serve our community in many ways, believing it our duty and honor.

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TDI is committed, financially & thru volunteering, to dozens of philanthropic causes, especially Children’s National.

Cybersecurity Community

To succeed is to participate. We believe strongly in freely sharing our expertise & our R&D work products with the cybersecurity community.


TDI partners with academic institutions fostering cybersecurity curricula & STEM, including sponsoring cyber programs at schools like JMU.


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Work where you can truly change the direction of cyber.

Innovate. Solve. Develop. Lead.

Be a part of something different, a culture focused on "We Can."

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Global Presence

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3 Offices

Washington, DC (HQ)
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Norfolk Office
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