Brian W. Horton | Founder & CEO


A central California native, Brian has spent his career supporting the technology goals of organizations throughout the U.S. He has worked for multinational VAR’s, Fortune 100 companies, government agencies and has owned and operated successful technology firms for nearly twenty years. Brian brings the depth and experience that organizations require when making decisive technology choices.

As a sought-after technology expert and instructor, Brian’s experience spans multiple industries. He has advised owners and executives within the legal sector, healthcare, agriculture, engineering, education, retail, residential and commercial development. In addition to private industry, Brian has also consulted with and advised numerous non-profit and government entities in matters of public policy and legislative initiatives.

Deciding to launch Breadcrumb Cybersecurity was a natural transition from the successful sale of his previous firm in 2014. The security field was underrepresented, overlooked, and in desperate need of qualified firms to assist organizations in navigating today's burgeoning security challenges.

We are what we repeatedly do.
Excellence, then, is not an act, but a habit.
— Aristotle