|By Marketwired .||
|January 30, 2014 07:45 AM EST||
NEW YORK, NY -- (Marketwired) -- 01/30/14 -- Staffing 360 Solutions, Inc. (OTCQB: STAF), a public company engaged in the provision of international staffing services in IT, financial, accounting, healthcare, and cybersecurity industries, today announced that Paul Venezia, a retired Navy SEAL with 30 years of military experience, has been appointed Director of Government Services of the company's Cyber 360 Solutions division.
Mr. Venezia will focus on establishing relationships with federal and state government agencies, as well as select prime contractors, in order to provide them with top tier cybersecurity talent. His duties will primarily relate to projects and contracts on the government level, as well as cybersecurity staffing assignments on an individual basis for Cyber 360 Solutions.
"We are pleased to announce the appointment of someone with such deep military experience as Paul Venezia to our organization," stated Mark Aiello, President of the company's Cyber 360 Solutions division. "Having spent 30 years protecting the United States under some of the most stressful situations imaginable, Paul has a unique sensitivity to the importance of strengthening America's cyber assets."
Prior to Cyber 360 Solutions, Mr. Venezia served on numerous SEAL Teams including SEAL Team 6, beginning in 1982 until retiring in 2013 at the rank of Chief Warrant Officer 4. During his 30 year military career, Mr. Venezia specialized in leading Navy SEALs, tactical training and managing extremely stressful situations in constantly changing environments, including hundreds of live-fire, demolition, diving and military free-fall operations.
"Utilizing my years of military experience and in-depth knowledge of government processes, I'm looking forward to working with Cyber 360 Solutions to strengthen their relationships and provide leadership training to their talented experts," said Paul Venezia. "It is clear to me that Cyber 360 Solutions has the potential to become a permanent force in the cybersecurity industry, both in the U.S. and internationally."
Mr. Venezia added, "I will apply the same principles that made me successful in my military career -- integrity, honesty, work ethic, intelligence, and perseverance -- to make sure that Cyber 360 Solutions is a valued and trusted partner in the federal and state government marketplace."
Mr. Venezia's Navy career included combat deployments to Afghanistan and Iraq. He served as the tactical advisor to U.S. and Iraqi special operations units for combat operations in Iraq. His efforts led to the capture of multiple high valued terrorist within southern Iraq, stabilizing the region from improvised and human explosive devices. His training includes: special operations tactics, counter terrorism, maritime operations, underwater demolition, high speed boat and tactical mobility. Mr. Venezia grew up in Southern California, and currently lives in Chesapeake, VA.
Cyber 360 Solutions is devoted to finding the top cyber security talent in the industry. Management believes that Cyber 360 Solutions is one of the few cybersecurity consulting firms solely dedicated to identifying the top 10% of cybersecurity professionals available for consulting assignments. Cyber 360 Solutions has won numerous accolades, including a Diversity Supplier Award and Fastest Growing IT firm in the United States. Its parent company, Staffing 360 Solutions, has been engaged in the development of a comprehensive program to create a robust pipeline of prospective acquisitions to complement its existing operations. For more information, please visit: www.cyber360solutions.com
About Staffing 360 Solutions, Inc.
Staffing 360 Solutions, Inc. (OTCQB: STAF) is a public company in the global staffing sector engaged in the acquisition of international staffing organizations with operations in the US, Europe and India. As part of its targeted consolidation model, Staffing 360 Solutions is pursuing broad spectrum staffing companies in the IT, financial, accounting, healthcare and cybersecurity industries. The Company believes the staffing industry offers opportunities to create a successful public company with a longer term objective of accretive acquisitions that will drive annual revenues to $300 million. For more information, please visit: www.staffing360solutions.com
Certain matters discussed within this press release are forward-looking statements including, but not limited to, entering into new agreements, the ability to enter into any additional acquisitions, or the size of future revenue. Although Staffing 360 Solutions, Inc. believes the expectations reflected in such forward-looking statements are based on reasonable assumptions, it can give no assurance that its expectations will be attained. Staffing 360 Solutions does not undertake any duty to update any statements contained herein (including any forward-looking statements), except as required by law. Factors that could cause actual results to differ materially from expectations include general industry considerations, regulatory changes, changes in local or national economic conditions and other risks detailed from time to time in Staffing 360 Solutions' reports filed with the SEC, including quarterly reports on Form 10-Q, reports on Form 8-K and annual reports on Form 10-K.