Global Digital Solutions, Inc.
777 South Flagler Dr., Suite 800 West Tower
West Palm Beach, FL 33401
Accelerating Its Team-
Founder of Boston-
PALM BEACH, Fla., May 8, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -
Founder of Boston-
“We’re very pleased to welcome Tom Janes to GDSI’s Advisory Board,” said GDSI’s President and CEO Richard J. Sullivan. “Tom’s 25-
Before founding Kerry Capital Advisors, Mr. Janes was a Managing Director of Lincolnshire and head of Lincolnshire's Boston Office. Prior to Lincolnshire, Mr. Janes was a co-
“I’m extremely pleased to be joining GDSI’s Advisory Board,” said Thomas Janes. “I’m very familiar with GDSI management’s impressive record of building fast-
As previously announced, the GDSI Advisory Board includes former Florida Lt. Governor Jennifer Carroll, former U.S. Senator Scott Brown, firearms industry expert Richard Feldman, international financing expert Edwin Wang, and strategic financial advisor Matthew Kelley. In a sign of confidence in GDSI’s significant growth opportunity, and to ensure that they are aligned with the interests of shareholders, all members of the Advisory Board will receive equity instead of cash compensation.
More About Thomas W. Janes
Kerry Capital Advisors was founded by Thomas W. Janes. Mr. Janes has a significant track record of successfully working with management teams in the North American and European middle markets. Earlier in his career, Mr. Janes was an investment banker at Drexel Burnham, First Boston, and Lazard Freres & Co., where he led numerous corporate finance and merger and acquisition transactions. Mr. Janes also worked as a consultant in Bain and Co.'s Boston and London offices. Mr. Janes has served on the Boards of numerous private companies and the following public companies: Alarmguard Holdings, Inc., Ascent Pediatrics, Inc., CAPE Systems Group, Inc., DairyMart Convenience Stores, Inc., Plymouth Opportunity REIT, and Providence Health Care, Inc.
A frequent speaker at industry events, including commenting on private equity issues at the annual Chicago Federal Reserve Forum, Mr. Janes has written more than 100 articles for such publications as The New York Times, The New York Times Annual Economic Review, The Boston Globe and The World Paper. He has an AB degree with honors from Harvard College and MBA from Harvard Business School. For more information, visit www.kerrycapital.com.
About Global Digital Solutions, Inc.
Global Digital Solutions is positioning itself as a leader in providing cyber arms manufacturing, complementary security and technology solutions and knowledge-
Forward Looking Statements
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Richard J. Sullivan