About Tyler Cohen Wood, C0-Founder
Tyler is a co-founder of Dark Cryptonite, she is also an inventor and futurist. Her Special Comms method in cybersecurity is truly revolutionary, She’s been recognized by 30 Security Experts to Follow 2023, Engati as a 2022 Top 50 Global Cybersecurity Influencer, included in Onalytica’s “2022 Top Cybersecurity Industry Key Opinion Leaders”, “2022 Who’s Who in Cybersecurity” and “2021 Top 10 Cybersecurity Keynote Speakers”, Cybercrime Magazine’s Top 30 Cybersecurity Experts to Follow, and was a finalist for 2021 Cybersecurity Woman of the Year.
As a keynote speaker, author, national security expert, and overall cyber authority, she is relied on to provide unique insight into cyber threats, cyber warfare, mitigating cyber risk, national security, and ensuring industries have the tools and knowledge they need to defend themselves in the digital world.
Tyler worked at the U.S. Defense Intelligence Agency (DIA) under the DoD, serving as a Senior Intelligence Officer, Deputy Cyber Division Chief of the Special Communications Division. While at DIA, she developed highly technical cyber special comms solutions, cybersecurity awareness training, and made recommendations and decisions significantly interpreting, developing, and changing critical cyber initiatives and directives affecting current and future DoD and intelligence community programs. She has helped the White House, DoD, federal law enforcement, and the intelligence community thwart many threats to United States cyber security.
Her latest book, Catching the Catfishers: Disarm the Online Pretenders, Predators, and Perpetrators Who Are Out to Ruin Your Life, teaches how to safely and successfully navigate the online world, and protect yourself, your children, your business and your privacy.
She has given many empowering keynotes and presentations for companies ranging from start-ups to Fortune 100s such as, Bloomberg Legal Conference Series, ISSA, ISACA, EY Global and Mobility Conference Berlin, Annual Corporate Fleet Conference, EC Council, FedEx Cyber Security Conference, BankersWeb Conference, Canadian Pharmacy Conference, Raymond James, NetScout, Chicago Mercantile Exchange.
Tyler’s expertise has made her a highly sought-after guest and writer for both national and local television, radio, print and online media. She has been featured on Good Morning America, FOX and Friends, CBS Evening News, ABC World News Tonight, Bloomberg, CNN, FOX, CBS, ABC, NBC, WGN, among others, and in The Wall Street Journal, Washington Post and Huffington Post.