McAfee Co-President to Speak at Cal Poly


Todd Gebhart, co-president of McAfee and a Cal Poly alumnus, will speak at the Performing Arts Center Pavilion on Thursday, Feb. 21, as a part of the Orfalea College of Business Distinguished Speaker Series. Gebhart will present “Security in the Changing Digital World,” from 2:10 to 3 p.m. The event is free and open to the public.

Gebhart has served in leadership roles at McAfee, the world’s largest dedicated security software company, since 1999. Before assuming his current role at McAfee in 2011, Gebhart served as executive vice president and general manager of consumer, mobile and small business units, where he was responsible for developing and executing the partnership, retail and direct Web sales strategy for the global expansion of that division. Under his leadership, the McAfee global consumer business achieved record sales and established significant partnerships with many leading PC makers, Internet service providers, telecommunications companies, and financial services companies.

He earned a bachelor’s degree in business administration from Cal Poly and completed the Executive MBA Program at Harvard University.

The Orfalea College of Business Distinguished Speaker Series provides opportunities to enhance the education of business students and the Cal Poly community.

For more information on the Orfalea College Distinguished Speaker Series, click here.