Mark D. Gatanas
Consultant to the Company
Mr. Gatanas is Chairman, CEO, and President of VizorNet, Inc., which company’s
mission is to develop, market and support a new generation of high performance information-centric security products for customers who need to protect their sensitive information – by enforcing the “need to know” throughout the enterprise – while empowering their groups to share, collaborate and work securely across operating domains. www.vizornet.com.
Mr. Gatanas has 20 years experience in Information Technology and Information Systems Management, as senior officer in large corporations and as President and Chief Executive Officer of two corporations. Prior to that, he retired as a US Army Colonel with more than 26 years experience as an Army Infantry officer and Middle East Foreign Area specialist. He held the full range of command and staff assignments, leading and managing various organizations in size up to 2,500 personnel. Additionally, he had diplomatic postings in the Middle East and assignments included duty as assistant to three of President Reagan’s senior representatives to the Middle East (Habib, McFarlane, and Rumsfeld). He traveled extensively in the Middle East, to include, Jordan, Syria, Egypt, Israel, Lebanon, Kuwait, Turkey, and other countries.
Mr. Gatanas has worked for Impowerment LLC, as CEO and President, for CACI, Inc. as Vice President Business Development, for EDS, Inc. as head of Army and Defense marketing and sales, winning over $1.25B in new business, and US Army Infantry and Foreign Area Officer (Middle East).