Col Bill Morrow (USAF, Ret.) Joins Smartronix as Vice President

Hollywood, MD – 01 April 2011 – Smartronix is pleased to announce that Bill Morrow has joined the company as Vice President, Cyber Security. Based out of Smartronix’ San Antonio, Texas office, Bill will have responsibility for leading Smartronix' cyber security strategy.

Prior to joining Smartronix, Bill served in the U.S. Air Force for 26 years and most recently served as the Vice Wing Commander of the 688th Information Operations Wing at Lackland Air Force Base, Texas. In this position, he led 1,350 professionals across six bases in developing, testing, training, and exercising cyberspace tactics, techniques, and procedures; analyzing and mitigating cyberspace vulnerabilities; and engineering and integrating resilient cyberspace infrastructure (deployed and in-garrison) designed to increase the combat effectiveness of Air Force and Department of Defense elements.

Bill retired as a Colonel after serving in numerous leadership positions at the squadron, group, wing, numbered Air Force, major command, joint/combined, and Joint Chiefs of Staff level. Specifically, he served as Deputy Director for Communications and Information and Deputy CIO at Headquarters Air Force Space Command; and Vice Commander of the 623rd Air and Space Operations Center at Air Force Special Operations Command.

His areas of expertise are information and cyber security, strategic planning, and networks and telecommunications. Bill earned an M.S. degree from the Industrial College of the Armed Forces, an M.A. degree from Webster University, and a B.S. degree from the University of North Carolina. He also is a graduate of the Air War College and the Army Command and General Staff College. Bill recently was elected and serves as the President and Chairman of the Board for the greater San Antonio and Austin AFCEA – Alamo Chapter.

Contact :: Laurell Aiton, VP Corporate Relations Telephone :: 301.373.6000 E-Mail ::communications@smartronix.com