Co-Founder and Executive Chairman
Tom Cronkright is the Executive Chairman of CertifID, a technology platform designed to safeguard electronic payments from fraud. He co-founded the company in response to a wire fraud he experienced and the rising instances of real estate wire fraud. He also serves as the CEO of Sun Title, a leading title agency in Michigan. Tom is a licensed attorney, real estate broker, title insurance producer and nationally recognized expert on cybersecurity and wire fraud.
Financial Fraud Investigator
U.S. Secret Service – Global Investigative Operations Center
Stephen Dougherty has over 15 years of investigative experience. His career as a Financial Fraud Investigator, in support of the federal government, has played a pivotal role in criminal investigations surrounding cyber-enabled financial crime, money laundering, human trafficking, identity theft, healthcare fraud, embezzlement, tax/government program fraud, dark web crimes, among others. Stephen’s main area of expertise is combatting money laundering in all its forms. Aside from this, Stephen has been proactive in identifying new and future trends in the world of financial crime. Such trends include the cyber security nexus of financial crimes and its ever-growing relationship in major financial crimes such as Business Email Compromise and the rise of the dark web and the use of virtual currency as a vehicle for the facilitation of financial crimes. Stephen has been a leader and a mentor to other investigators teaching them how to uncover fraud internally and externally. Stephen is currently a Financial Investigator/Forensic Analyst assigned to the U.S. Secret Service’s Global Investigative Operations Center (GIOC).
Director of Sales and Marketing
Shawn Fox is the Director of Sales and Marketing at Premier One. With almost twenty years of experience in the title industry, Shawn brings a wealth of knowledge to his role. He has played a key role in leading technology transformation and security hardening for title agents across the country. What sets Shawn apart is his unique background, having worked for both a title company and a software company within the title industry. His expertise in cybersecurity further enhances his contributions to the field.