John Rafuse is a successful cyber sales agent, technology producer and businessman. John identifies, develops, promotes and sells high-tech talent, technologies and acquisitions on behalf of and between, the world’s top brands and all levels of government. John’s commercial technology product portfolio has been used by over 100 million people, and he has personally sold over 250 years of hourly-based high-tech consulting.
John’s current high-profile work includes being the agent for the world’s most famous hacker, Kevin Mitnick, where he provides the leadership and business development to monetize, while solving rapidly growing global cyber threats. John also helps elevate and accelerate Mr. Mitnick’s brands and services through all forms of media and business channels to solidify Kevin being recognized as the top cybersecurity keynote speaker on the planet.
John started coding in the first computer and machine languages at the age of 10 and went on to become a pioneer in visualization. His university education included a concentration in film theory and criticism which led him pre-Y2K to create a VR company. Uniquely talented with sales, he has led multiple organizations to rapid growth as a senior executive, including through multiple M&As. As a mentor and a member of Mensa, he enjoys creating music, solving problems and creating solutions useful to both the public and private sector.