WASHINGTON -- (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Invizeon Corporation today announced the acquisition of two companies, Seafaring Security Services, LLC and Slipstream Resources, LLC. Terms of the acquisition were not disclosed.
The cash and stock transaction will provide new and ongoing investment to promote growth and further develop the management teams and product lines of both acquired companies. Invizeon (www.invizeon.com) owns and develops a growing number of strategic business and software platforms operating at the intersection of mission-critical security and socio-economic innovation.
Integrated Advanced Mission Solutions ® (IAM Solutions), the security division of Invizeon Corporation, is now comprised of three wholly owned strategic businesses: newly-acquired Seafaring Security Services and Slipstream Resources, and Gage Africa, Ltd. Each business unit has comprehensive experience and a proven track record in their respective areas of operation.
“The Seafaring and Slipstream leadership teams, both under the direction of President Matthew Winans, are world-class in their respective disciplines and passionate about the same things we are – innovation that works in the real world and delivering superior results to our clients and all of our stakeholders,” said David Todd, president and CEO of Invizeon. “At the end of the day, it’s all about the quality, heart and character of a group of individuals who share a passion and a vision. These acquisitions allow us to make a significant leap forward.”
New Business Units Add Depth and Reach
Seafaring Security Services, LLC (SSS; www.seafaringllc.com) is an internationally recognized leader in maritime security and surveillance, offering a unique blend of innovative technologies, skills and abilities, and unparalleled maritime security expertise. SSS consultations and solutions are utilized by the who’s who of the cruise line, shipping, and oil and gas industries.
Slipstream Resources, LLC (SSR; www.slipstream.us) is quickly emerging as a leader in the high end of the Cyber Security Systems industry. SSR draws on experience and insight in the commercial security industry to bring technologies and innovative approaches that provide highly effective and specialized solutions for its tier-one government clients.
SSR personnel have firsthand experience protecting high value facilities located in challenging locations which are critical to global commerce and national security. A proven, cross-disciplined team, SSR provides a full lifecycle approach to meet clients’ requirements.
Upon execution of the deal, Winans joined Invizeon as a Vice President and will continue to lead the management of SSS and SSR. Mr. Winans is an innovative system engineer with extensive experience in designing, integrating and managing large-scale security and unique surveillance programs. His experience spans more than 20 years, specifically focusing on the integration of technologies such as radar, video analytics, thermal imaging, biometrics, Radio Frequency Identification (RFID), wide area networks and remote communications. Within the last five years, Mr. Winans grew MCO Inc. (former parent company of Seafaring Security Services and Slipstream Resources) from a sole practitioner consultant company to a multi-million dollar group of companies operating worldwide.
Commenting on the agreement, Winans said, “Invizeon is the perfect fit for us. They have the depth, experience and ability to collaborate with and mentor our organizations as we grow. We are united by a common culture based on a passion for innovation, high standards, and exceeding our clients’ expectations. As a result, we are already seeing the positive impact the transaction brings to our goal of providing the most innovative and cost effective solutions to our clients’ needs.”
Invizeon, a privately held Delaware corporation with approximately 200 shareholders was founded in 2000 by a team with a rich tradition and experience in all phases of corporate and technology development. Collectively they bring their experience, innovation and passion to the Invizeon mission. Our team and board of directors have founded and operated billion-dollar international corporations and several innovative technology start-ups, held senior governmental positions, held executive and board positions at major corporations, been involved in significant mergers and acquisitions, and taken public numerous technology start-ups. Invizeon’s team includes some of the elite within senior governmental, political, national security and military and Special Forces circles. Invizeon is headquartered in Washington DC, with offices in Virginia, Florida, Montana, Arizona and Africa.
Certain statements in this press release including, but not limited to, statements as to: the anticipated benefits of the acquisition of Seafaring Security Services, LLC, and Slipstream Resources, LLC; the future of the industry; and the benefits, capabilities and performance of our technology are forward-looking statements within the meaning of the Private Securities Reform Act of 1995 that are subject to risks and uncertainties that could cause results to be materially different than expectations. These forward-looking statements are not guarantees of future performance and speak only as of the date hereof, and, except as required by law, Invizeon disclaims any obligation to update these forward-looking statements to reflect future events or circumstances.
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