CENTURY CITY, Calif., March 16, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Bluesky Systems Holdings, Inc. (OTCQB: BSKS.PK) ("Bluesky" "BSKS" or the "Company") announced today that the company has selected its executive management team. The team will direct all Corporate Strategy, Marketing, Operations and Business Development efforts. The team will work to secure strategic Fortune 100 corporation partnerships and commercialize a successful product line to market in multiple verticals worldwide.
"This management team has a proven track record of more than 100+ years in the intelligence, technology and information security sector, with successful commercialization and execution skills along with a history of success leveraging key relationships. With their combined experience in the technology, security, government markets, I am confident that they will bring our products to the global markets quickly," said Dan Kehoe, CEO, Bluesky.
Susan Lutz, President of the Company, heads the executive management team that she has a solid history with. "Supera not only represents an incredible venture; but the opportunistic fortune to hand select a team of individuals whom I have admired and with whom I have worked with in previous successful ventures. This is truly the opportunity of a lifetime," stated Ms. Lutz.
Suzanne Ronca will serve as Chief Marketing Officer and EVP Sales/Business Development. Ms. Ronca has held many Senior positions and has extensive experience in telecommunications, marketing, program management and sales/business development both internationally as well as domestically. Information Security and business development are her specialties. She began her career at AT&T Bell Labs and advanced into other AT&T lines of business where she developed and led teams in information security, fraud control, system architecture, marketing and program management. Upon leaving AT&T, she joined Network Associates, Inc. where she led a team responsible for the delivery of security professional services to Fortune 1000 companies. Later, at McAfee, Ms. Ronca led several team efforts for selling, implementing and marketing McAfee products into their Partner environments, driving ongoing revenue streams with some of the largest ISPs in the world. With the acquisition of McAfee by Intel, Ms. Ronca has been focusing her business development skills on synergistic areas between the companies in the consumer market.
Curtis T. Blount will serve as Chief Strategist and Security Officer. Mr. Blount has over 25 years of IT Government and Private security experience, intelligence community and a proven track record of delivering corporate security solutions and programs. Previously, Mr. Blount began his career working with the US Army as a Military Intelligence Analyst at the NATO headquarters in Europe. He then went on to GE Aerospace assigned to Cape Canaveral as a Shuttle Integration Engineer for six shuttle launches. He then entered the more specialized security field, working for the US Department of Justice where he was responsible for the 3rd Circuit Court network and security infrastructure and database application programming. He has also had the experience of working for a number of Fortune 500 companies as a Chief Security Officer in New York, including Merrill Lynch, Ogilvy and Mather Worldwide and Jones of New York.
Lauren Shippy will serve as the Business Strategy and Development Specialist. Lauren has been involved in developing business opportunities and ventures in the technology, automotive and financial industries for corporations. Her strengths include project management, market research and strategy development. She has held Business Development, Operations Management and Marketing & Sales positions in two private equity companies. Lauren has also had experience with a Family Investment Office, serving as the Chief Operating Officer, managing the team and completing due diligence on investment opportunities, including financial strategy.
In addition, the Company announced that Raleigh Waller will serve as the Company's Chief Financial Officer. Mr. Waller, seventeen years a Social/Serial Entrepreneur, draws on forty years of manufacturing, operational, accounting, and management experience to qualify and quantify market and business opportunities. Mr. Waller is a California CPA "Inactive" and holds Series 7, 4 and 66 licenses as a Registered Representative; recently with Mutual Securities. He has held positions as VP for manufacturing and engineering in the heat transfer, aerospace and EDM machining industries. Mr. Waller has been interested in secure stored value and data cards since 2008 as a technology for growing communities of interest, leading him to become an early investor in BSKS.
About Bluesky Systems Holdings, Inc.
Bluesky System Holding, Inc. (OTC:QB:BSKS) is the exclusive worldwide licensee of next generation secure data cards by reason of a certain License Agreement with Supera Group, LLC. ("Supera"). In connection with that Agreement, BSKS licensed more than 30 issued patents for the manufacture and sale of readers/writers and high-capacity data storage in a credit card format for the use in healthcare, and patient management, medical, dental and pharmaceutical records and other health applications. Bluesky expects the licensed technology to be a game changer in that the delivery of this next generation platform brings secured transactions into the modern world of technology that is being demanded by users.
Statements contained herein that are not based on historical fact, as well as other statements including words such as "anticipate," "believe," "plan," "estimate," "expect," "intend," "will," "could" and other similar expressions, constitute "forward-looking statements" as that term is defined in Section 27A of the United States Securities Act of 1933, as amended and Section 21E of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, as amended. Such forward-looking statements include, among other things, the development, costs and results of new business opportunities. Actual results could differ from those projected in any forward-looking statements due to numerous factors. These forward-looking statements are made as of the date of this news release, and we assume no obligation to update the forward-looking statements, or to update the reasons why actual results could differ from those projected in the forward-looking statements. Although we believe that any beliefs, plans, expectations and intentions contained in this press release are reasonable, there can be no assurance that any such beliefs, plans, expectations or intentions will prove to be accurate. Investors should consult all of the information set forth herein and should also refer to the risk factors disclosure outlined in BSKS's annual report on Form 10-K for the most recent fiscal year, BSKS's quarterly reports on Form 10-Q and other periodic reports filed from time-to-time with the Securities and Exchange Commission.
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