Leadership Team


John Schlager - CEO & Co-Founder

John Schlager is a results driven professional that harbors a passion to create and build innovative cyber security solutions. He brings deep industry expertise to provide clients with cost effective solutions to secure their enterprises from even the most determined adversaries. Having over twenty-five years of experience in the design, implementation, operations and management of large-scale information technology enterprises he has designed and deployed security programs to meet the most stringent requirements. He has worked with some of the most at risk organizations in the public and private sectors including the Intelligence Community, Department of Defense, civilian agencies of the federal government, Law Enforcement and Fortune 500 companies by providing intrusion analysis, forensic, and remediation services to better detect, deter, defend and respond to any threat that an organization will face.  


Lee Noriega - COO & Co-Founder

Lee Noriega is an acclaimed technologist and regular speaker dedicated to raising public awareness to today’s cyber landscape. He brings over thirty-five years of experience securing and protecting the digital landscape to better educate organizations on how to defend themselves against new and evolving threats. His expertise in penetration and social engineering provides a unique perspective that helps organizations of all sizes be better prepared to detect, defer, defend, respond and recover from cyber attacks. Prior to Inceptus Lee held various executive positions at Intrench Technologies and Nortel Networks providing cyber security services to a diverse group of clientele world-wide. 

Our Mission in Life


Provide exceptional cyber solutions and expertise so all people may live and work without fear of cyber attacks, identity theft, reputational damage or loss of money and time.

Core Values

  • Integrity
  • Respect
  • Innovation
  • Entrepreneurship
  • Customer Service
  • Professionalism
  • Growth and Learning
  • Accountability
  • Teamwork