Firm headed by former SpaceX executive forms partnerships/opens new offices
(June 04, 2014- Washington, DC) – Capture10, LLC today announced it has significantly expanded its geographic scale and functional capabilities in an effort to help the growing number of emerging technologies overcome the challenges of entering new markets and increasing competition.
“Companies with faster, better and less costly technologies frequently discover that their biggest challenge is not customers or capital, but incumbents, regulation or other interests vested in preserving the status quo,” said Capture10 Principal Lawrence Williams. “It appears that we are at a major inflection point in the development of many enabling technologies, which are at price points that will dramatically alter the competitive landscape.”
Through a series of partnerships, Capture10 has aggregated a unique network of experts and firms with experience in an array of technologies such as aerospace, cyberspace, wireless communications, energy, environment and health. The firm also brings functional experience across a wide range of disciplines, such as system engineering, design, rapid prototyping, business development, strategy, marketing and communications, as well as a track record of helping organizations navigate government policies, regulation and legislation that often stands in the way of new technologies. The firm has recently expanded into major innovation hubs, such as San Francisco, New York City and Seattle.
Selected new members of the Capture10 network include:
- Max Vozoff and Marco Villa, mv2space: Strategic planning, investment capture, marketing, sales, program management, operations and systems engineering for aerospace and high technology sectors.
- Mark Sturza, 3C Systems: Expertise in the design, development, analysis, and regulation of communications systems.
- Michael Whatley, Michael Zehr & Natalie Joubert, HBW Resources: Integrated strategic consulting and advocacy efforts, with deep industry expertise in energy, natural resource development, transportation and infrastructure.
- Aksh Sehgal, Sphnix Solutions: Cyber-security expertise in helping private and public sector organizations.
About Capture10, LLC: Capture10, LLC, assists companies in utilizing technology to enter and capture new billion-dollar (10 digit) markets. The Capture10 network includes experts with experience in array of technologies, functional experience in a range of disciplines, and a track record successfully navigating government policies, regulation and legislation, as well as negotiating contract procurement and financing. The firm was founded by Lawrence Williams, who previously held executive positions at SpaceX, ICO Global Communications and Teledesic, and held multiple roles in government technology and communications.
Contact: Jon Romano, MWW
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