Lassen Peak Appoints Former US Federal CIO Tony Scott to Board of Directors |

BELLEVUE, Lavis., December 9, 2021 / PRNewswire / – Today, Lassen Peak announced the appointment of Tony Scott to its board of directors. Mr. Scott adds world-class cybersecurity and data privacy credentials to corporate leadership and brings valuable corporate governance pedigree to his roles at iconic companies – including Chief Information Officer (CIO) at Microsoft Corporation, CIO at Walt Disney Company, CIO at VMware and Chief Technology Officer (CTO) at General Motors Information Systems & Services. He is currently CEO of Tony Scott Group and Intrusion Inc and is also Senior Cyber ​​Security and Privacy Advisor at Squire Patton Boggs, a leading international law firm.

Lassen Peak appoints Tony Scott to its board of directors to ensure that world-class cybersecurity and data privacy are part of its solution

Up to january 2017Mr. Scott served in the Obama administration as the 3rd Federal Chief Information Officer for the United States Government and was appointed to that role by President Obama in February 2015. His numerous appearances before Congress and other forums have provided C-level public and private sector insight on issues such as digital transformation, cybersecurity and governance. His role as federal CIO had responsibilities for overseeing, budgeting, and managing the federal government’s annual IT spending.

Mr. Scott joins co-founders Hatch Graham and Dr. Ehsan Afshari on the Lassen Peak Board of Directors. Lassen Peak recently completed seed funding for 10 million dollars following the establishment of the company by its founders in 2019. Together with seed capital, Lassen Peak is developing the world’s first fully integrated portable radar system for the detection of concealed weapons which can be carried out anywhere on the land for use in Law Enforcement, Military and Private Applications.

Lassen Peak Chairman and CEO Hatch Graham says, “The process of eliminating the threat of concealed weapons in a safer and less invasive manner than manual policing methods is to ensure that the data and images collected respect privacy and are managed using the best Tony’s level of knowledge in data privacy, cybersecurity and records management, as well as his former CIO positions in leading companies, underline Lassen Peak’s commitment to providing the company with a public safety methodology that meets the highest standards of quality and confidentiality.

Mr. Scott adds: “I am very happy to join the Lassen Peak team. They have a unique mission ahead of them – one that will both revolutionize law enforcement, but also help meet the current societal demand for police reform. This solution will also save the lives of officers and those searched by minimizing the need for physical touch during a weapons search and by allowing officers to know when there are no weapons on the body of. one person. I look forward to helping Lassen Peak down this path and using my expertise to ensure our solution delivers on its promises in the most responsible and ethical manner possible. “

About Lassen Peak

Lassen Peak is a Seattle-startup zone founded in 2019, which includes a unique blend of industry technology leaders in ultra-fast wireless, imaging radar, geo-positioning and other technologies, public safety veterans in the fields of law enforcement, military, fan base entertainment and civil rights and social justice leaders. Combining cutting-edge technologies with the need for a transformation of public safety solutions on the ground, the team is committed to providing law enforcement and society with safe and less controversial alternatives to traditional methods of security. identification of hidden dangerous objects and weapons.

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