Mobile Active Defense, Inc. is a software development company headquartered in Atlanta, GA with offices in Mainz, Germany and London, England.
Mobile Active Defense, Inc. has over 100 years combined experience in security hardware and software product design and development, marketing, sales and support. Our mission is to create innovative, high quality and easy to use security solutions for smartphones, pads and tablets.
Spencer Cobb – CEO, Co-Founder
Spencer Cobb is an award winning strategic sales and marketing expert with over 15 years of successful experience providing Internet security and technology products and services to the Fortune 1000.
Mr. Cobb has held business development and strategy positions at multiple successful start ups and public companies: SecureIT, acquired by VeriSign in 1999, Air Defense, Inc. acquired by Motorola, Electronic Lifestyle Integration acquired by ANX Corp and Wave Systems Corporation (WAVX) working with global customers like AT&T, Earth Link, General Motors, Coca Cola and Home Depot.
Rob Smith – CTO, Co-Founder
Rob Smith brings over two decades of technology design, support and management experience to the company. He oversees daily operations of product design and development and sets the strategic direction of the company’s technology and engineering endeavors.
In his most recent role, before founding M.A.D. Partners, Mr. Smith was the Chief Executive Officer of MSS Security Services GmbH, one of the largest managed security services firms in Europe. Prior to MSS, Mr. Smith was the CEO for SNC Secure Networking Company AG which was Germany’s first dedicated managed services provider. While at SNC, Mr. Smith designed the industry’s first Unified Threat Management (UTM) device to protect consumers and small business from viruses, SPAM, Phishing attacks, and malicious hacking from the Internet. From this invention, Mr. Smith currently holds 7 patents.
In June 1998, Mr. Smith came on board as a product manager of VeriSign, Inc. During his time at the company, Mr. Smith designed several industry-first applications including the first ever reporting and diagnostic tools for Check Point firewalls. He also designed Go Secure!, a program that enables secure communications over the Internet by creating a Virtual Private Network (VPN), for both Cisco Systems and Check Point. In addition, he worked on several large-scale projects for such organizations as European Bank, Coca-Cola, AT&T, First Union and NASA.
Eric S. Green – VP of Sales
Eric has been closely involved in the security industry for a decade. He has helped shape the marketing strategies of numerous security businesses and FORTUNE 1000 companies.
His expertise and network of high-level contacts in both the public and private sectors make him an extremely effective business development and marketing leader in both the security and technology sectors.
Harry Wolfgang Jr – VP of Engineering
Harry has been a subject matter expert in software/computer systems used to support activities for Medical Device, Pharmaceutical and Biotech industries for more than a decade working with organizations like Johnson & Johnson, Synthes, Cephalon and Pfizer.
His extensive experience and personal passion with mobile device hardware and software security, combined with his management of numerous software development/deployment projects at every stage of the Software Development Life Cycle, has allowed Harry to understand maintaining strict compliance standards from both the development and customer perspective. Harry’s responsibilities for Mobile Active Defense include leading both development and support operations within product engineering. Outside of those considerable responsibilities, you can often find him building his own Android kernel modifications for fun in his free time.
Drew Blumenfeld /Inside Council
Drew serves inside counsel for Mobile Active Defense. Prior to Mobile Active Defense, Drew worked at the New York based law firm, Paul Weiss for four years. He is a graduate of New York Law School, where he earned his Juris Doctor, made law review and studied abroad in Israel at Bar-Ilan, focusing on international law. Drew earned his undergraduate degree at the University of Connecticut in Political Science. In his spare time, Drew volunteers with Jewish Family Services where he helps organize community events.