Dug Song is co-founder and CEO of DUO Security, a startup offering two-factor authentication as a service to stop online fraud and account takeover. Dug was previously Chief Architect, Cloud Computing at Barracuda Networks, the worldwide leader in e-mail and web security appliances, and before that, VP Engineering at Zattoo, Europe's premier Internet TV provider which he helped grow 10x to 5 million subscribers in 24 months. Dug spent 7 years as founding Chief Security Architect at Arbor Networks, capturing over 70% of the world's Tier-1 service providers and reaching over 100M in annual revenue before its acquisition by Danaher (NYSE: DHR). Prior to Arbor, Dug built the first commercial network anomaly detection system at Anzen Computing, acquired by NFR Security, acquired by Check Point (NYSE: CHKP). He is well-known for his contributions to the security and open-source communities, including OpenBSD and OpenSSH.
Dug is also the founder of Ann Arbor's Tech Brewery startup co-op, the a2geeks tech community non-profit organization, and organizer of the monthly Ann Arbor New Tech meetup (over 1000 members, 5 new companies showcased monthly).
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