Jeff Bardin is the Chief Intel Officer for Treadstone 71. In 2007, he was awarded the RSA Conference Award for Excellence in the Field of Security Practices. Bardin's team also won the 2007 SC Magazine Award – Best Security Team. He served in the USAF as a cryptologic linguist and in the US Army/US Army National Guard as an officer. Bardin has spoken at RSA Conference (highly-rated speaker), NATO CyCon (Estonia), the US Naval Academy, the Air Force Institute of Technology, the Johns Hopkins Research Labs, Hacker Halted, Malaysian Cyberjaya, Secureworld Expo, Hacktivity (Budapest), Prague, RSA Confrence (London), ISSA and Security Camp (Cairo).