John Edwards

Brooklyn, NY ยท john(at)johnedwards(dot)io

I am a tech consultant and cybersecurity professional based in New York City. I have experience running large-scale web products, managing software development teams, and building prototypes. I have crafted cybersecurity and IT policies, performed results-based security audits, and performed security training for small and medium-sized enterprises. I'm passionate about fitness, cybersecurity, and new media.

Recent Experience

CEO & Founder

Senator Consulting

Developing tech, social media and e-commerce strategy for enterprises.

Crafting cybersecurity and IT policies for SMEs.

Implementing cybersecurity policies and processes.

Training employees in cybersecurity best practices.

November 2017 - Now

CEO & Founder


Developed and built a cybersecurity education application within Samsung NEXT.

February 2017 - August 2017


Managed an online video service, Perch, designed and built within Samsung NEXT (formerly the Samsung Accelerator).

May 2016 - February 2017

Security Engineer

Performed security projects for Perch, a video application designed and built within the Samsung Accelerator.

May 2015 - April 2016

Fast Food Writer

Wrote a weekly fast food column for a James Beard Award-winning food blog.

November 2010 - June 2012


Columbia University

Master of Science
Computer Science - Computer Security Track
September 2014 - May 2016

Princeton University

Bachelor of Arts
French and Italian Literature
September 2003 - June 2008


Programming Languages & Tools


I've been a squash and tennis player since I was a child. I played on the Princeton Men's Squash Team in college, and have remained active in the squash community since. I also box as a means of saving my aging legs.

I currently serve on the board of StreetSquash Newark.