We’re super passionate about security awareness and we’ve focused our efforts on creating the best content in the industry, while also being real easy to do business with. We’ve been in all the shoes - from the end user, to the security awareness program manager, to the CISO. We’re for us, by us.

 
 
Chad Loder

CHAD LODER
FOUNDER & CEO
@chadloder

Chad is a security industry pioneer. As the former co-founder and VP of Engineering at Rapid7, Chad helped develop a family of cyber-security products that are still used in 120 countries today – an impressive portfolio that helped take the company from a private startup to a successful $900 MM IPO. These days, Chad combines startup agility with strong beliefs in culture and communication to revolutionize how Habitu8’s family of clients learn about and train for better security.

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JASON HOENICH
FOUNDER & CHIEF PRODUCT OFFICER
@jasonhoenich

Jason’s the guy behind world-class awareness programs used by mom-and-pop companies like Walt Disney and Sony Pictures Entertainment, as well as the creator of Habitu8’s wildly popular and infectiously funny Hashtag Awareness ® video series. His oratory prowess has made him a hot ticket on the security awareness circuit but his talents reach far beyond the realm of coveted public speaker. 

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Benita robledo
executive director & writer
@benitarobledo

Benita is a movie-making maven whose expertise extends to both sides of the camera. Her practically preternatural ability to conceptualize and execute imagery that’s as evocative as it is effective has taken her from the mean streets of Gossip Girl to the hirsute set of MTV’s Teen Wolf before landing her the coveted role as the main writer and director of the virally delicious Hashtag Awareness series

You can follow her passion for Eco-Fashion Sustainability on her Instagram and Blog.

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Melissa Nelson

NICK VANN
VP OF SALES

Nick is another security industry veteran, having helped 2 major security vendors during their startup days. Nick brings a passion for the customer experience as well as a rarely matched focus to build Full Life Cycle sales teams. His appreciation for human behavior and keen sense of humor are a perfect match for the Habitu8 culture.

 

melissa nelson
director of customer success & operations

A huge believer in Enablement and Training programs to drive positive change within an organization, Melissa’s passion was a 1:1 match with Habitu8’s mission.

No stranger to startup culture, Melissa brings years of experience establishing sales processes focusing on the customer journey and experience. 

When she isn't keeping Habitu8 running like a well-oiled machine, Melissa is a dog and fitness lover and self-proclaimed professional hobbyist.