McLean, VA, March 11, 2016 – Altamira Technologies Corporation (Altamira), a leading provider of innovative, mission-focused solutions to the US Intelligence and Defense Communities, announced today the appointment of two top industry professionals to senior leadership positions within the company.
Dan Whalen has been appointed Vice President of Business Development, reporting to Executive Vice President and Chief Strategy Officer, Jonathan Moneymaker. In this role he will be responsible for leading new business growth campaigns across Altamira’s current portfolio and entering into targeted adjacencies. Prior to joining Altamira, Whalen had served in business development and program management leadership roles with Lockheed Martin and The Boeing Company. Prior to his private sector career, Dan served for more than 20 years as an Army Military Intelligence Officer, with positions at the National Intelligence Council, National Geospatial Intelligence Agency, Defense Intelligence Agency, US Army Corps of Engineers and the Joint Staff – as well as with INSCOM’s 513th MI Brigade at Ft. Gordon, and as member of the OPFOR at the National Training Center. He has served in assignments across the globe, with duty in the Middle East and Asia.
Amber Scott has been appointed Vice President of Contracts and Pricing, reporting to Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer, Bryan Judd. In this role Amber will be responsible for oversight of all contract and subcontract management, pricing, risk mitigation, federal regulation compliance, reporting, and business systems. During her career, Amber has been instrumental in affecting change in positive ways, reducing risk, solving problems, and improving financial performance as well as customer engagement. Her proven ability to build results-oriented teams across various organizations has consistently resulted in improved operations, increased efficiency and impacted business infrastructure to maximize both compliance and profits.
“Dan has more than 25 years of defense and intelligence experience across the public and private sectors. He has a keen understanding of customers and their needs, as well as a unique ability to align and deliver optimal solutions,” said Altamira Chief Executive Officer Ted Davies. “I am confident that under Amber’s leadership, we will further strengthen our partnerships and take that next step in delivering at-scale to keep pace with our growth.”
Altamira brings a commercial mindset to solving the most complex national security problems by delivering mission application development, multi-intelligence analysis, and data science technologies and solutions to the defense, intelligence, and homeland security communities. Altamira’s culture of innovation and excellence, and mid-market-size, positions us as the premier next generation leader bringing technology solutions to mission.