WordPress Security expert Dre Armeda of Sucuri lives in Los Angeles. He was an Informational Technologist at US Navy for more than 11 years. He left the US Navy and co-founded Sucuri, a well-known WordPress security firm. Later on, joined WebDevStudios, where he played a role of CMO. After 2 years of working at WD3, he joined back Sucuri as the co-founder and director of business development. His expertise includes entrepreneurship, marketing, branding, and everything that relates to WordPress and its security. Without any further ado, let’s dive into his career transformation from a navy officer to the entrepreneurship. Cloudways: Dre, would you start by letting us know a bit about yourself? Who were your mentors or inspirations during your early career stages? Dre: Sure. I am a geek at heart. I have been since I can remember. It probably really started when I got my first computer when I was younger. It was a Tandy 1000 and I couldn’t get enough of it. By the time I finished high school I knew I wanted to be in the technology space and I ended up spending 12 years in the U. S. Navy as an Information Technologist working on networks, satellite communications, encryption
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