It is an honor to be a part of this superb Saffron Team and to bring 30 years of military and business experience to bear in building our sales and customer delivery capabilities while helping customers understand the immediate value Saffron can contribute in accomplishing their mission.
Research Triangle Park, NC (PRWEB) March 17, 2008
Saffron Technology, Inc., the leader in intelligent analytic solutions, today announced its continued expansion with the addition of a new senior executive for its National Security and Defense Programs operations. Reflecting Saffron's growing success Major General (Ret) Gary M. Jones, Senior Vice President, join the company to grow customers and revenues for the company's suite of software and service solutions.
General Gary (Mike) Jones leads Saffron's Government Sales and Business Development Initiatives for National Security. He brings proven, experience-forged senior leadership skills to Saffron after serving over 28 years with command responsibility at all levels of the Army's tactical and operational formations. General Jones has extensive international experience in Europe, Sub-Saharan Africa, Central Asia, the Caribbean, Central America, and the Middle East. During the Afghanistan War he served as the Deputy Director of Military Operations for the Central Intelligence Agency's Counter Terrorism Center as a principal advisor to the Director. He served in Europe as the Sub-Unified Commander of Special Operations Command Europe, and later as the Commander of the U.S. Army Special Forces Command, a 9,700-person force with worldwide responsibility for fighting the Global War on Terror. Jones was recently Senior Vice President for Performance Materials, Inc. a company providing innovative armor solutions and security solutions for the Department of Defense and other Government agencies. Jones is an alumnus of Louisiana State University where he earned a bachelor's degree in Criminal Justice and is a graduate of the Army War College and the Conflict Management and Negotiation Programs, John F. Kennedy School of Government, Harvard University.
Said Saffron's CEO, Dr. Manuel Aparicio, "The leadership and operational experience that Mike brings to the company adds another important dimension to Saffron. In addition, he's an expert in analysis, with rich knowledge on how to apply Saffron's capabilities to the needs of our customers. We are honored to have him on Saffron's team."
General Jones, said "It is an honor to be a part of this superb Saffron Team and to bring 30 years of military and business experience to bear in building our sales and customer delivery capabilities while helping customers understand the immediate value Saffron can contribute in accomplishing their mission."
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About Saffron Technology, Inc.
Saffron Technology, Inc.'s Natural Analytic solutions, for both government and business organizations, dramatically reduce the time to conduct comprehensive, unified analysis and discovery of entities and their associations across massive, multiple data sources. End users can quickly explore all relevant associations in order to identify the unknown unknowns and to enable new decision scenarios and analysis. With Saffron, end users can find the most pertinent segments of information in context to the business question. Saffron helps you ask the question, not just answer it.