Mr. Ron Jones
Ron Jones serves as the Chief Strategy Officer and the Vice Chairman of Vistronix's Board of Directors. He is responsible for driving the corporate strategy and accelerating the company’s growth and development.
Prior to Vistronix, Mr. Jones held the position of Executive Vice President, Corporate Strategy and Development at Sotera Defense Solutions. He played a critical and prominent role in the establishment, building, transformation, and IPO of Global Defense Technology & Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ: GTEC), before its sale to Ares Management that created Sotera.
Before joining Sotera, Mr. Jones was the Senior Vice President, Strategy and Corporate Development, and a member of the Board of Directors for Gray Hawk Systems, Inc. He was a primary force behind the build and transformation of Gray Hawk as a national security technology company, improving organizational effectiveness, hiring key talent in the leadership ranks, and closing add-on acquisitions. Mr. Jones also initiated, led, developed and closed the strategic sale of the company.
Prior to Gray Hawk Systems, Mr. Jones was Senior Vice President, Corporate Strategy and Development for Veridian (NYSE: VNX). He was the chief architect behind Veridian's growth strategy and a leader and driver behind the highly-charged Veridian Mergers and Acquisitions program that, for more than eight years, propelled the company through renewal, transformation, accelerated growth, an IPO and a highly valuated strategic sale to General Dynamics (NYSE: GD).
Mr. Jones formerly served as an officer in the U.S. Marine Corps and holds a bachelor of science in engineering from the U.S. Naval Academy and an M.B.A. from the Wharton School of Business at the University of Pennsylvania.