Bob has an extensive background in the wireless industry. He holds 48 granted patents with over 40 additional non-provisional patents pending in wireless, GPS, networking and location technology. He is a SME (Subject Matter Expert) for DoD on Mobile Phones and Cyber Warfare.
From October 2007 until the present, Bob is the Founder and CEO of Dispersive Networks, Inc., a Georgia company that is pursuing secure networking and dispersive computing platform. From November 2001, Bob was founder, CTO and consultant of TeraHop Networks, a Delaware company that pursued container tracking and first responder technology. Prior to that, Bob was Chairman and CTO of Intransit Networks, Inc., a Washington startup that pursued inventory tracking and control technology.
Prior to Intransit Networks, Bob was at Nokia, where he served as Value Added Services Manager, CDMA Markets, and was responsible for strategy and implementation of location based services.
As Product Program Manager of Value Added Services with Nokia, Bob negotiated contracts with suppliers and subcontractors, put together the team to develop the GPS accessory (3 partnerships and 4 subcontractors), developed a WAP software platform and setup the program for the Nokia 3285. He was responsible for Marketing, After sales, Quality, Manufacturing and R&D in all of his assignments as Product Program Manager. He led the development of the Nokia 9000 "Communicator" for the US market whose record setting 11-month development to market has not been repeated.
Bob was responsible for building the Texas Wireless Data team for Nokia where he hired the first sixty people in disciplines including Hardware, Software, Mechanical, Test, Marketing and Quality. Previous time was spent with Motorola Paging Infrastructure where he was responsible for the development of paging software that was deployed in Singapore, Tokyo, China, United Kingdom and Italy, and Harris Corporation (Electronic Warfare) where he worked on classified projects and designed the audio conferencing chip for the International Space Station. Bob has a Masters Degree in Electrical Engineering with a Master's Thesis involving DSP, Neural Networks and Voice Recognition.
Dr. Kevin Eveker, Founder, Vice President and CTO, is an aerospace engineer with over 20 years of experience in research and development of military and commercial aerospace systems. His prior position was executive director in analytic services for Dynamic Analytics and Test, Inc. He was responsible for overseeing and participating in the execution and review of analysis activities performed by DA&T staff. In his former tenure at DA&T, he served as the director of research and development where he was the technical lead for the design, implementation, and utilization of DA&T’s complex analysis toolkit to support a wide range of airborne electronic attack system studies.
Prior to rejoining DA&T, Dr. Eveker served as a senior analyst in the National Security Division of the Congressional Budget Office where he performed studies for members of Congress and their staffs on a wide range of topics including rotary-wing aircraft, fighter aircraft, missile defense systems, DoD satellites, and NASA programs.
Dr. Eveker served as a chief system engineer for missions systems at the Boeing company where he was the technical lead for advanced mission systems engineering and system integration activities. He held the position of software engineer in the systems division of Veridian where he developed and implemented advanced planning and scheduling algorithms for national systems. Dr. Eveker also held the position of research staff member in the system evaluation division of the Institute for Defense Analyses where he developed and used analysis methodologies to conduct assessments of DoD weapon system alternatives and force structure options. Dr. Eveker held the positions of project engineer at United Technologies Pratt & Whitney and research engineer at United Technologies Research Center where he conducted research and development of control systems for turbo machine compression system instabilities; he holds several U.S. patents associated with this work.
Dr. Eveker holds a BS degree in aerospace engineering from Park’s College of St. Louis University along with an MS and PhD in aerospace engineering from the Georgia Institute of Technology. His graduate work was funded by an AFOSR graduate research fellowship and a Georgia Institute of Technology presidential fellowship.
Dr. Henley currently serves as Chief Financial Officer of Dispersive Solutions. Previously, he served as the director of the Herman J. Russell, Sr. Center for Entrepreneurship at Georgia State University. With a BS from MIT and an MBA and PH.D. from Columbia University, he's been blessed with opportunities in both business and academia.
He occupied positions such as President of a Bank Holding Company shortly after acquiring a Florida-based bank, as Chief Financial Officer and founder of an acquired Alabama-based bank, and consulted with de novo banks. Furthermore, as Treasurer of an insurance company, he managed a $950+ million investment portfolio, started a mortgage company, and founded an investment advisory firm.
Moreover, he worked as a financial analyst for Proctor and Gamble and Chemical Bank. His varied consulting assignments included evaluating acquisitions, conducting feasibility studies, assisting E-commerce start-ups, and conducting analyses for Citigroup. He currently is an active investor in small business and real estate.
Ms. Carolyn O’Neill Griffin, Chief Operating Officer, is a seasoned business manager with over 20 years of experience in a variety of operational areas including information technology, human resources, security, marketing and facilities management. Her career focus has been on information technology, an area in which she has served as the Director of Information Technology for a number of companies across a variety of vertical markets. During the early years of her career she worked as a network engineer and has experience on secure and high-availability systems.
Ms. Griffin has served as an executive level manager in successful businesses in all phases of growth from start-up to maturity. She holds a bachelor’s degree from George Mason University.
Lt Col (R) Robert J. ”Moose” Smith Jr. currently holds the position of Vice-President of Business Development at Dispersive Solutions, Inc. Mr. Smith is responsible for developing and fostering business relationships with potential customers to maximize the capabilities of the VDN software to solve their challenges. With over 20 years’ experience as an Air Force officer Mr. Smith also serves as a Subject Matter Expert in electronic warfare and National defense and is invaluable in his ability to develop use cases to help understand and solve the unique security challenges of our customers.
Tom “Doc” Dougherty currently serves as Director, Business Development at Dispersive Solutions, Inc. He is responsible for developing and fostering business relationships with potential customer’s for their use of VDN capabilities. Mr Dougherty is a retired United States Marine Corps LtCol with over 22 years of experience as a former Marine EA-6B Electronic Counter Measure Officer (ECMO) Naval Flight Officer (NFO) and Infantry Officer with an in depth knowledge of joint operations at the strategic, operational and tactical level of employment of air and ground based assets. Mr. Dougherty is a veteran of Desert Storm and multiple campaigns and has over 3600 hours flight time in tactical aircraft with well over 1000 combat flight hours.
Mr. Dougherty has served in multiple Electronic Warfare Coordination Cells in multiple theatres. He has held flight qualifications in the T-34, T-2, EA-6B, and C-12. Mr. Dougherty commanded Headquarters and Headquarters Squadron aboard Marine Corps Air Station, Cherry Point and held numerous command and leadership billets throughout his career. Mr. Dougherty’s last active duty assignment was as JIEDDO’s Current Operations Officer and subsequently as the Director of the Simulation and Integration Lab (SIL) at JIEDDO’s Counter IED Operations Integration Center (COIC) where he managed the evaluation, rapid acquisition, integration, testing and deployment of new technologies to facilitate the defeat of asymmetric threats worldwide.
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