Who we are

Trustgrid is a pioneer and leader in secure, cloud-native software-defined connectivity. 

Through our platform we integrate the best elements of software-defined WAN (SD-WAN) and software-defined perimeter (SDP) technologies, to manage Zero Trust network access (ZTNA) between any application, system or end user.

Combining these elements provides a single platform of connectivity between the cloud, data center, branch or home; enabling IT, application and security providers to reduce cost, complexity, and risk.

Mark Stavrou

Chief Executive Officer

Mark has more than 20 years of executive and sales leadership experience in technology companies such as global datacenter services, managed security, software engineering services, and enterprise professional services.

Steven Stites

Chief Technology Officer

Steven is the former Senior Technical Leader of IoT Cloud at Cisco. Steven has designed and built enterprise scale security and networking solutions for nearly 20 years. He has also overseen the technical vetting of hundreds of millions of dollars of security acquisitions for enterprise technology companies.

Joe Gleinser

Chief Product Officer

Joe is a seasoned technology executive with experience in growing technology product and service organizations in highly competitive markets. Prior to Trustgrid, he co-founded and led GCS Technologies, Inc. GCS has been featured in the Inc 5000, ABJ Fast 50, and was twice named a ChannelPro 20/20 Visionary.

Lance Johnson

Vice President of Marketing

Lance has almost 20 years of marketing experience with a successful track record of bringing new technology products to market. His prior experiences span a range of industries with a global footprint. He has led the marketing efforts for software products generating hundreds of millions in revenue a year.

Marquis Calmes

Director, DevOps

With more 20 years of building teams that deploy and manage advanced infrastructure, Marquis is the ideal candidate to lead Trustgrid’s operations. His experience spans public and private cloud infrastructure, security, compliance, and managed services environments.