Leadership Team

The perfect team to solve your most difficult cyber security issues. Experienced former Fortune 100 Chief Information Officers, Chief Information Security Officers, and business leaders. 

Integrated Cyber Leadership Team





Pete Karolczak

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Jim Noble


According to Fortune Magazine, Jim has been CIO of more Fortune 100 companies than anyone else alive!  Some of the highlights in Jim's career have been:

  • Voted #7 in Most Influential Technology Executives in the USA

  • CIO at General Motors, AOL Time Warner, Altria Group (Philip Morris, Kraft Foods, Miller Brewing), Merrill Lynch, and General Electric (UK)

  • Chief IT Strategy Officer at BP and General Motors

  • Global head of IT Consulting at Capgemini

  • Chairman of World ITO/BPO Forum

  • CIO Magazine award for innovation in IT

  • Accenture award for innovation in IT

As CEO of Integrated Cyber, Jim understands the needs of the most complex enterprises in the world.  Jim also teaches cyber security at Columbia University in NYC.  Jim was an active contributor to the Carnegie Mellon University cyber security framework for the electricity sector (the Cybersecurity Capability Maturity Model -- C2M2).

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Alan Guibord

Chairman, President & CAO/CFO

Alan R. Guibord, a US ARMY Veteran, and retired professional race car driver has more than 35 years of global IT and management experience and is one of the co-founders of Integrated Cyber.  He is also co-founder of The Advisory Council International. The Advisory Council International, an organization of over 25 former Fortune 100 CIOs providing technical guidance to Board-level and C-suite executives as well as coaching and direction to IT Leaders. Profits are donated to charity

During his career, he has served as the President and CEO of Computerworld, a media firm for IT Executives, CIO of Fort James Corp., a multi-billion dollar consumer products company, CIO of RR Donnelley, multi-billion-dollar commercial printer.  Mr. Guibord has also been a member of several key executive boards, including Oracle, and Microsoft and other organizations both in the public and private sectors including the Grocery Manufacturers Association, The University of Illinois Chicago Centre for Research in Technology and The Chicago Library Foundation.

Mr. Guibord is a graduate of Merrimack College, MA, where he earned a Bachelor of Science in Business Management/Accounting. He has completed graduate courses in Business Administration from New Hampshire College. He has also written a book on Leadership published by John Wiley and sons.

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Pete Karolczak

President & COO

Pete is a member of the Integrated Cyber Executive Team bringing over 30 years of experience in IT, IT Services, Software and Consulting spanning fortune 10 global enterprises to early-stage startups. 

Previously Pete held several executive positions at Hewlett-Packard.  As SVP/GM of IT Outsourcing, Pete was responsible for the global 15B+ IT Outsourcing business, including managed security services, enterprise cloud and mobility services. He was former SVP of HP’s Global IT Operations organization and CIO of the Consumer Business Unit.  Excelling in massive-scale organizational change, he led one of the world’s largest IT infrastructure transformations and previously spearheaded one of the largest merger integration programs in HP’s history.  Pete obtained a Bachelor Degree in Mathematics and Computer Science from Stanford University. Pete is also an avid photographer, expert world traveler, and an accomplished artist.

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Kevin Thomas


Kevin leads Integrated Cyber's marketing and communication activity by leveraging over 30 years of technology marketing experience. He has worked at a Fortune 50 company, numerous start-ups, and plenty of mid-stage companies. He thrives on building and leading world-class marketing efforts to elevate the role of marketing and communication through a customer-centric approach.

His career started in telecommunications and moved across data storage services, geospatial mapping, web hosting, data center services, physical security, AI, software services, and workload and cloud services - on global and local levels.  


He graduated from The University of Nevada with a marketing degree and has focused his career efforts in this field. While attending college, he also graduated from Harrah's Hotel & Casino blackjack school and spent his weekends dealing cards in Reno and Lake Tahoe, Nevada. He is an amateur photographer and lives in San Francisco, California.

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Brett Burton

Vice President, Sales

As Integrated Cyber’s Vice President of Sales, Brett works with leaders around the world to ensure he understands their most pressing cybersecurity issues while shaping and delivering integrated solutions to solve protect their business and their employees. He brings over 30 years of experience in IT sales and services, software, and consulting,  spanning Fortune 500 to early-stage start-ups. 

Brett has started several businesses and held senior-level executive positions. Before joining Integrated Cyber, he provided business development outsourcing services to SMB technology companies. Brett is a go-to expert in implementing, integrating, and staffing sales engagement/CRM solutions to understand customer needs and increase leads, sell new logos, and drive revenues.

During the past 15 years, he’s held Sr. Sales and Regional Management positions with companies such as Cisco Systems, Foundry/Brocade, Nortel, and Leads Owl.

Brett served 8 years in the US Navy where he excelled and graduated from the US Naval Advanced


Electronics and Telecommunications school.  Most of his tenure in the Navy was with The White House Communications Agency, serving the President of the United States and designated staff traveling all over the world designing and installing Telecommunications/IT systems.