Team

BD Pro Inc. provides security project management, requirements definition, options analysis, systems life cycle management, project quality assurance, risk management, cyber security and privacy impact assessment services to government and industry.

The president of BD Pro Inc. and principal consultant is Bill Dziadyk, CD, BSc, MSc, PEng. He is an experienced multi-skilled information technology (IT) project manager and security systems engineer with demonstrated leadership and mentoring skills. An effective communicator, he is able to effectively liaise, negotiate and strategically collaborate with senior-level management, stakeholders and technical staff in both industry and government.  Bill Dziadyk’s prior security and risk management related leadership positions include:

  • Associate Partner, Security and Privacy Services at Deloitte and Touche LLP;
  • Vice President, Security Practice Management and Quality Assurance (QA) at Cinnabar Networks Inc. (Cinnabar was acquired by Bell Canada in 2006);
  • Director of Common Criteria security systems evaluation program and FIPS 140-1 Cryptographic Module  Validation Program (CMVP) laboratories at DOMUS;
  • Senior security consultant with Netscape Professional Services;
  • Project manager and senior systems security engineer for the large-scale Government of Canada Public Key Infrastructure (GoC PKI) project;
  • Lieutenant Commander (Combat Systems Engineer) in the Royal Canadian Navy.

He has demonstrated ability to quickly learn and effectively adapt to new environments in diverse technology areas. His background includes more than 25 years experience on IT projects and systems life cycle management in which more than 20 years have been IT Security-related. He is qualified as a Senior Project Manager and as a Senior Threat and Risk Assessment (TRA) and Certification and Accreditation (C&A) Specialist under the Government of Canada Cyber Protection Supply Arrangement (CPSA) program.

Bill has proven experience in the refinement of the Mil Spec system development methodologies to accommodate high assurance software requirements, object oriented design and the commercial product release cycle.

Bill was a member of the: federal IT Security Strategy – PKI Working Group; Government of Canada Treasury Board PKI Policy Management Authority (PMA); NATO Electronic Warfare working group and NATO IT Security working group.   He is a founding member of the Program Advisory Committee for Sheridan College’s Bachelor of Applied Information Science (BAISc) – Information Systems Security program.   He is also a contributing member of the American Bar Association (ABA) Information Security Committee in the development of the PKI Assessment Guidelines (PAG). He also an honorary life member of both the Institute of Electrical and Electronic Engineers (IEEE) and the Armed Forces Communications and Electronics Association (AFCEA).

Bill holds an MSc (Computer Science) from the Royal Military College (RMC), a BSc (Physics) from the University of Victoria and is a licensed Professional Engineer.

Respected Associates

BD Pro Inc. works in association with and recommends the services of these businesses:

  • PDAR Consulting – Marcel Gingras, CISSP
    Risk, Privacy and Security Management – m.gingras@bdpro.ca
  • Rigel Kent Security – Mike Sues
    High Assurance Vulnerability Assessments, Penetration Testing, Security Consulting and Technical Security Training – www.rigelksecurity.com
  • PDR Global – Bob English 
    IT Security and Management Consulting – www.pdrglobal.com
  • C&G Max Consulting Inc – Gary Maxwell, P.Eng.
    Threat and Risk Assessments (TRA) and High Assurance Systems Certification and Accreditation (C&A) – gary.maxwell@sympatico.ca
  • Seducom Inc. – Brian Caunter,  CISSP
    Information Security Management – seducom@storm.ca
  • Security Perspectives Inc. – Scott Wright, BASc, MBA
    IT Security Risk Management, Security Management Coaching and Security Awareness Training – www.streetwise-security-zone.com
  • RatworX Inc. – Prateek Srivastava
    Security/BioMetric Architecture Analysis, Design and Engineering  prateek@ratworx.com
  • Dana Rodriguez, BComp.Sc, MEng
    Project Management, Architecture and IT Security – dana.rodriquez@rogers.com
  • Hugh Ellis, P.Eng.
    Business Transformation, Project Management, Architecture and IT Security –  h.ellis@bdpro.ca
  • MSC Inc. – Jim Mallen
    Certification and Accreditation (C&A), Risk Management, and Security Business Analysis – jimmallen@msecurity.ca
  • Roger Tremblay, CISSP, CISA
    IT Security Assurance and Advisory Services – r.tremblay@bdpro.ca
  • Spynie Consulting Corp. – Alan Clason
    IT Security Architecture Design; Security Assessments; and System & QA Testing of Security Systems – alanclason@spynieconsulting.com
  • Helm’s Deep Consulting Corp. – Mark Dennison, P.Eng., MASc, CISSP, CISA, CISM, CRISC
    Security Program Assessment – mark@helmsdeepconsulting.com
  • Sphyrna Security Inc. – Alan Magar
    IT Security Design, Engineering & Research – alanmagar@sphyrnasecurity.com
  • Anton Ljutic, MA, BA
    IT Security Training Development and Implementation –  aljutic2@gmail.com
  • Ron Hysert, CISSP
    IT Security Architecture Design, Strategic Consulting and Risk Management –  r.hysert@bdpro.ca
  • Milliarae Professional Services Inc. – Bruce Jackson, BEng
    Cyber Security Strategic Analysis, Planning and Execution –  jacksonbr@rogers.com
  • CQRing Corporation – Mario Gratton, CISSP, ISO27001 Implementor
    Enterprise Risk Management, Cyber Security Lifecycle Approaches and IT Security Training/Mentoring –  mgratton@cqring.com
  • Proactive ITS Services Inc. – Guy Lacroix, CBCP
    Security Risk Assessments and Business Continuity Consulting –  LacroixGuy@rogers.com
  • Procyon Security Group – Steve Schnider, M.A.Sc., P.Eng.
    IT Security Architecture, Testing, Risk Management and Training –  sschnider@procyonsecurity.com
  • Three Point Security Consultant Services – Denton Viau
    Physical Security Consulting Services –   Denton.Viau@gmail.com
  • Spectral Guard Inc. – John Pavelich
    Technical Surveillance Countermeasures (TSCM) –   jpavelich@rogers.com
  • Catalone IT Security Inc. – Lawrence Dobranski, DSc, MBA, P.Eng., CISSP-ISSAP, ISSMP, CSSLP, CISM, C|CISO
    Cyber Security Engineering, Security Research & Innovation, and CISO Advisor –  lawrence.dobranski@catalone-its.ca