TAMPA, Fla.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Visual Awareness Technologies and Consulting Inc., a leader in delivering military operational support and realistic training environments to government and commercial customers around the world, has announced that its former program manager, Tim Creighton, has been promoted to vice president of operations.
“We’re very excited for Tim to be transitioning into this new role,” said Sara Moola, president and CEO of VATC. “Tim has proven himself as a key member of the operations team and the overall company. His background and experience will continue to greatly assist our work and services moving forward.”
Tim’s primary responsibilities will be to provide direction to the company’s operational activities, lead and manage company functions, maintain a cohesive team structure, and maximize growth and profitability while upholding VATC’s high level of customer satisfaction.
Before joining VATC as a program manager, Creighton served 28 years in the U.S. Army, first in infantry and then in Special Forces. His most recent past assignment was as chief, Joint Exercise Branch in U.S. Special Operations Command, where he created and is the original plank owner of the biennial International Special Operations Demonstration that takes place in downtown Tampa, Florida. Creighton’s broad range of military experience has provided the company with keen insight into the demands of the industry as well as of VATC’s customers.
Creighton attended Rhode Island College, where he received a bachelor’s degree in business administration. He also holds a master’s degree in business management from Webster University.
For more than a decade, Visual Awareness Technologies and Consulting Inc. (VATC) has combined its joint training experience, innovative engineering talent and intelligence expertise to pioneer the development of the most advanced Distributed Missions Operations (DMO) training environments available anywhere in the world. Combining the latest open geospatial data standards with an integrated suite of innovative DMO training solutions, VATC offers a legacy of proven performance, leading subject-matter expertise and the most innovative technological solutions to the modern military’s growing challenges. For more information, visit us at www.vatcinc.com or on Facebook, LinkedIn and Twitter.