Peter G. Tapling, President and CEO
Peter Tapling co-founded Authentify in 1999 and has held the position of President and CEO ever since.
Tapling joined Authentify from Aurigin Systems (acquired by MicroPatent), and prior to that was Vice President of Strategic Development for NetDox and President of IDMetrix, a NetDox subsidiary.
Tapling previously held senior management positions at startups in the information security and application development markets.
brings a wealth of industry and management experience having had responsibility, at various times, for sales, marketing, business development, finance and technical services.
has concentrated his
efforts on early-stage companies, both as a principal and advisor.
Tapling is an executive director of the Illinois Information Technology Association; a member of the Dean's Advisory Board of the College of Applied Sciences and Technology at Illinois State University; and acts as a mentor to entrepreneurs and an advisor to a collection of small enterprises.
is a frequent speaker at industry forums.
Tapling earned a B.S. degree in Applied Computer Science from Illinois State University.