Chad Koslow is co-founder and CEO of Ridge IT Corporation. Ridge IT was founded to leverage the technical knowledge and insight he and his partner gained around complex enterprise systems while supporting Department of Defense and Intelligence Community customers. They developed their vision of Cloud, Zero Trust and overall Cyber Security Architecture to address modern day threats and issues faced by commercial and federal organizations throughout the world.
Ridge IT has since grown to service customers and managed service clients in 130 countries on 6 continents with over 400K users protected. With the implementation of over 700 Zero Trust Architectures, Chad is an expert in NIST, CMMC framework and the shift from compliance to battle-tested systems and overall IT modernization.
Prior to Ridge IT, Chad was a co-founder of a company that supported the Department of Defense and Intelligence Community and spent over 10 years building complex systems and managing data centers.