Chief Executive Officer and Chairman at ITSourceTek, Inc.
Brian Arellanes is Founder, CEO, and Chairman of ITSourceTek, Inc., a technology and management consulting firm providing strategic solutions in cyber security and project development. A serial entrepreneur, Brian draws on more than 18 years of experience providing solutions and services for leading Fortune 100 and 500 companies as well as major government agencies. He is currently an Advisory Board Member for the International Consortium of Cybersecurity Professionals (ICMCP) and received the 2015 & 2016 HITEC 100 award for being one of the most influential Hispanic Executives in technology.
After 9/11, Brian consulted for the Department of Homeland Security for what became the largest hiring effort in the country’s history. He was responsible for hiring and training security professionals in the national rollout of explosive detection systems and technology. Prior to that, he worked for two start-ups bringing both to award-winning status. Early in his career, he also worked at Aerotek, a multi-billion dollar professional services company. Brian holds a Bachelor’s degree in Psychology with a minor in HR and Business Management from California State University, Chico, and completed the Advanced Management Executive Program at Northwestern University’s Kellogg School of Business as well as the Executive Management Program from the University of Washington Michael G. Foster School of Business.