Those among us that innovate are the relentless ones. The terminally ambitious. People that never lost touch with the notion that anything is possible when imagination is the only limitation.
Co-Founder & CEO
Intense. Dedicated. Pioneering. When it comes to Kenneth Holley, these are the phrases most commonly used to describe his unparalleled combination of work ethic, client service, and passion for technology and innovation.
Kenneth founded Silent Quadrant – a Washington, D.C.-based information technology services and consulting practice serving the nation’s top lobby firms – in 1993, and over the past twenty-seven years he has provided IT and cybersecurity consulting services for the leading organizations influencing policy in the United States. With a particular focus on infrastructure security and data analytics, he has assisted many clients, including foreign sovereigns, to ensure brand and profile security, as well as building engaged communities within the social media realm.
In addition to being a fervent technology evangelist and maintaining many industry-specific certifications, Kenneth is an established subject matter expert on digital technology security and new media, and he is a frequent contributor to technology-related publications. Mr. Holley proudly served in the United States Navy for six years and resides with his wife and their three children.
Co-Founder & Chief Operating Officer
Following his twenty years in the hospitality industry, Adam Brewer is armed with an unimpeachable sixth sense for serving others and developing mutually-beneficial solutions to complex operational business challenges. It was Adam’s responsibility and passion to engage with organizational leaders across multiple verticals to address their mission-critical issues, and as a result he’s fashioned a unique skill set and approach that helps him serve his clients with genuine concern and excellence.
Since 2015, Adam has leveraged talents in the information technology services sector, partnering directly with business owners to equip them with innovative security solutions, while continuing his focus on technical modernization and alignment across their entire digital platform.
Adam Brewer hails from South Padre Island, Texas, having grown up there along with his five siblings. He enjoys spending time with his daughter, exploring the great outdoors and living a healthy and active lifestyle.
Chief Innovation & Strategy Officer
Prior to joining Silent Quadrant, Mukul Kumar served as CISO & Vice President of Cyber Practice at Silicon Valley startups Cavirin Systems and Balbix Inc. where he was responsible for development of corporate IT networks, product compliance capability, product strategies and SAAS platforms.
With deep experience in both software development and security, Mr. Kumar also served as CISO of Altera for 9 years, a semiconductor firm which was acquired by Intel in 2016. During his tenure at Altera, Mukul oversaw the transformation of their security program and enterprise security architecture — establishing a standard which is modeled by organizations worldwide.
Earlier in his career, Mr. Kumar served in various security and product roles at McKinsey & Company and Microsoft.