President & CEO

Pete Rife

CISSP, CISA, CDPSE, ISO 27001 Lead Auditor


Mr. Rife has over 30 years of experience in information technology consulting, and specializes in cybersecurity, technology risk, and technology compliance. In the early 1990’s he formed Zero One Communications, a technology integration and consulting firm which specialized in system and network architecture, security, design and deployment. During his years many years consulting,  he delivered high-level consulting solutions to executives for a variety of industries including healthcare, financial services, manufacturing, governmental, and institutional clients. In 1998 Mr. Rife partnered with Holbrook & Manter, a regional CPA firm,  and currently serves as the Director of IT Risk Advisory Practice. He is also a co-founder Blair Carlisle, Inc., a technology risk advisory practice. His experience includes consulting and compliance engagements for numerous companies across the globe.

Professional Skills

Lead Auditor 80%
Risk Assessment 74%
Fractional CISO 89%
Cyber Security 84%