Security Startup Token Of Trust Brings Industry Vet Dan Johnson On Board


Via News Release

“MINNEAPOLIS, MINN — March 7, 2019 — Token of Trust, Inc., an identity verification and reputation management company, announced the appointment and election of Daniel Johnson as its Chairman of the Board effective February 22nd, 2019. He joins Token of Trust co-founders Darrin Edelman and Austin O’Brion on the company board.”

Johnson recently served in leadership roles at Experian and is a serial entrepreneur in the technology field. “Dan has significant experience as a leader in the identity management industry and his perspective is invaluable,” says Darrin Edelman. “With Dan’s leadership and insight, we’re better able to the position the company for growth and to provide lasting value to this rapidly growing market.”

Johnson brings exceptional experience and a strong track record to Token of Trust. During his 9-year tenure at Experian he led the Healthcare Division, and presided over $1 billion of mergers and acquisitions. Prior to joining Experian, he co-founded SearchAmerica, a Minnesota-based data and analytics company acquired by Experian in 2008. In 1994, he founded MedServe, a product integrated with PointShare Corporation that Siemens eventually acquired. Daniel Johnson is a past recipient of the Ernst & Young Entrepreneur Of The Year® award.

“I’ve been impressed by both the current capabilities of Token of Trust’s identity platform as well as their long-term vision. They’re addressing shifting needs around compliance, verification, and privacy for consumers and merchants in an innovative way within a challenging environment. I’m excited about the incredible potential for this business,” says Johnson.

About Token of Trust

Token of Trust ( is the easiest way to verify people and view their reputations. Organizations around the world use Token of Trust to quickly and easily screen users across more than 130 countries. Token of Trust’s platform enables organizations to screen sensitive transactions for safety and meet compliance requirements while empowering consumers to control and reuse their verified reputations.