Leonard Chin

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Leonard Chin

Leonard Chin is the Vice President and Chief Marketing Officer at SecureNinja who hails from Alexandria, Virginia. Leonard is also the global lead for its Security Consulting Services division. In addition, he is responsible for international business development for all of SecureNinja's business offerings. He used to worked at EC-Council where he assumed the positions Director of Marketing, Director of Business Development and Director of Conferences & Events. He was the one who conceptualized and organed EC-Council's first Hacker Halted Conference in the United States, at Myrtle Beach, in 2008 and was the conference director for this international conference series from then till 2012. He was also responsible for the relaunch of Hacker Halted in Singapore, as well as bringing the first to Cairo, both in 2010.


Leonard designed and produced a brand new technical conference series - TakeDownCon, which made a very successful debut in May 2011 in Dallas, and the second in Las Vegas in December 2011.

He played a key role in building the Center of Advanced Security Training (CAST) - a division that offers highly technical and advanced IT security training.

In 2011, Leonard was appointed as the Vice Chair of the Global CyberLympics - the world's first international team ethical hacking championships, launched in the same year.