Company's Continued Growth Drives New Positions
EAST SYRACUSE, N.Y. , March 2 /PRNewswire/ -- Sensis Corporation has announced the appointment of Senior Vice President and Chief Strategy Officer Marc Viggiano to the newly created position of Chief Operating Officer. As COO, Viggiano is responsible for all of Sensis' operating areas including Air Traffic Systems, Defense & Security Systems, Advanced Development and Operations. Sensis also announced that (Ret.) Vice Admiral John G. Morgan, Jr. has joined the organization as Senior Vice President and Chief Strategy Officer. As CSO, Morgan will be responsible for strategic direction, including developing business strategies, identifying opportunities for growth inside and outside of Sensis' core businesses and engaging in new ventures. Additionally, Morgan will oversee Sensis marketing communications, and government affairs.
"Sensis is fortunate to have leaders of the caliber of Marc and John on our team during this period of substantial growth for our business," said Jud Gostin , president and chief executive officer of Sensis Corporation. "Throughout his more than 20-year career with Sensis, Marc has helped Sensis grow from a small study house to a global technology company with solutions deployed in more than 30 countries, across five continents. In his new role as COO, I expect Marc to accelerate the growth in our core businesses while enhancing our operational efficiency."
After spending 11 years in Sensis' Defense business, Viggiano launched Sensis' Air Traffic Systems division in 1997 and oversaw its rapid growth as a leading supplier of air traffic surveillance and automation solutions. In 2007 he was appointed as the first CSO to begin plotting a course for the company's next decade of growth. He has more than 30 years of experience in the design and development of complex civilian and defense sensor and automation systems.
Referencing John Morgan, his new CSO, Gostin stated, "John's track record in building and successfully executing complex strategic plans for the U.S. Navy is exemplary and gives us a unique competitive advantage. At Sensis, he will be focused on providing the blueprint and the ongoing strategic planning process which will propel us into the next decade. These are critical activities as the company continues its evolution to a global diversified technology company."
Morgan recently retired from a 35-year career in the United States Navy where he attained the rank of Vice Admiral. As Vice Admiral, Morgan held many leadership positions including participation in the Joint Chiefs of Staff, with his last assignment as Deputy Chief of Naval Operations for Information, Plans and Strategy. John has participated in numerous Sea tours including the first strikes of Operation Enduring Freedom in Afghanistan .
ABOUT SENSIS CORPORATION
Sensis Corporation provides sensors, information technology, and simulation and modeling to the world's air navigation service providers, civil aviation authorities, airports, airlines and militaries. Sensis Corporation solutions are deployed around the world. For more information regarding Sensis Corporation, visit www.sensis.com.
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