PrecisionHawk Hires CEO, CFO to Expand

Kelly Marshall

precisionhawkThe first half of 2015 has brought unprecedented growth for PrecisionHawk Inc., a data acquisition and analysis company.  As a result the company has hired two new leadership positions on their management team.  Bob Young will be filling the role of Chief Executive Officer and William Beyer will serve as the Chief Financial Officer.

William R. Beyer brings more than two decades of blue-chip professional experience to PrecisionHawk.  Beyer served as COO and CFO of Raydiance Inc. as well as CFO of multiple emerging technology companies including Bitfone Corp. and Advanced Fibre Communications.

As an internationally recognized technologist and business leader, Bob Young brings more than 20 years of software development, management, and marketing experience to PrecisionHawk. Young began his career building computer finance businesses before co-founding an open-source software company.  Young also founded and served as CEO of Lulu.com.

Young is also Chairman of the PrecisionHawk’s board of directors. Co-founders Christopher Dean and Dr. Ernest Earon will continue in leadership roles with Dean as President and Dr. Earon as Chief Technology Officer. The new executive appointments are effective immediately.

 PrecisionHawk is focusing on strategic hires that will scale the company as a world leader.

“Ernest and I are committed to building a great company, and as an internationally recognized technologist and business leader, we realize that Bob has done this before,” said Christopher Dean. “Our long and trusted relationship with Bob combined with his unique experience in scaling a leading global business makes this a great opportunity for us and for PrecisionHawk.”

“PrecisionHawk owes its success to a dedicated and professional team with an amazing ability to think creatively and without bounds. Bob and Bill bring a drive, ambition and perspective that will continue to push the boundaries of what is possible,” said Ernest Earon. “We are very fortunate to add their expertise as we continue this growth and global expansion.”

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