Bryson is the Founder/CEO of SCYTHE, Founder/Chairman of GRIMM, and Founding Member of the ICS Village, a non-profit advancing education and awareness of security for industrial control systems. Prior to launching SCYTHE and GRIMM, Bryson led an elite research & development (R&D) division that directly contributed towards National Security priorities and interest. Prior to that he developed an enterprise R&D program and supported creation of a cybersecurity strategy as a Deputy CTO and Program Director focused on supporting technology research and global infrastructure for the DoD and the Intelligence Community.
As a U.S. Army Officer, Bryson led a tactical communications platoon in support of Operation Bright Star in September 2001. He served as a Battle Captain and as a Brigade Engineering Officer in support of Operation Iraqi Freedom before leaving the Army at the rank of Captain.
Bryson received his Bachelor of Science in Computer Science with honors from the United States Military Academy at West Point and completed numerous U.S. Army professional education courses in tactical communications and information assurance. He holds a Master’s Degree in Telecommunications Management from the University of Maryland and a Master’s in Business Administration from the University of Florida in addition to completing graduate studies in Electrical Engineering and Computer Science at the University of Texas.