Nick Owen is a co-founder and CEO of WiKID Systems, Inc. WiKID has created a unique dual-source two-factor authentication system that uses public-key cryptography instead of the typical shared-secrets found in most systems. WiKID Nick’s fourth startup. Nick was also an Entrepreneur-in-residence at the Advanced Technology Development Center in Atlanta. He is a graduate of the University of Virginia with an MBA from the University of Georgia. Nick helped design and architect WiKID’s two factor authentication system and mutual https authentication system. Nick is the author of most of WiKID’s technical white papers, tutorials and has integrated two-factor authentication systems with solutions such as Apache, OpenVPN, Astaro, Cisco, F5, Netgear and others. Many of his tutorials can be found on http://www.howtoforge.net.