WASHINGTON, Dec. 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Measure, a 32 Advisors Company, is pleased to announce new hires and its expansion into Africa.
Measure's new Chief of Staff, Sidney Olinyk will manage Measure's Washington, D.C. based staff and spearhead new business development efforts including Measure's advisory and Drone as a Service® offerings. Ms. Olinyk comes to Measure from the Office of the Secretary of Defense, where President Obama appointed her to the position of Chief of Staff for Middle East Policy. She previously directed the Leadership Development Department at the Truman National Security Project, where she created and implemented strategy for membership programs and managed over 1,000 political and foreign policy professionals. She holds a M.Sc. in global politics from the London School of Economics and Political Science.
Based out of Dakar, Senegal, Devry Ross will serve as a Senior Advisor and manage client relationships in Africa. African countries are priority markets for Measure, where data from drones can have significant operational benefits. Ms. Ross served as the Executive Director of Entreprenarium du Gabon and was a Senior Consultant of Performances Group. She has provided strategic advice and management consulting to companies and institutions operating in Africa in the areas of strategy and organization, customer relationships, and operations management. Ms. Ross has an MBA from NYU's Stern School of Business, and previously held executive positions in the financial services industry.
Brandon Torres Declet, CEO and Co-Founder of Measure, commented: "We are excited and very fortunate to add such great talent to the Measure team as we grow to match the demand for turnkey drone solutions to deliver actionable data in a number of sectors – including mining, oil and gas, and agriculture."
About Measure, a 32 Advisors Company
Measure, a 32 Advisors Company, is one of the world's leading Drone as a Service® (DaaS) companies. Measure provides turnkey solutions utilizing innovative aerial technologies to deliver specific, low risk and cost effective actionable data to clients. Measure was founded specifically to help clients avoid the capital expense and operating risks of establishing their own drone programs and to purchase drone support in a way which better fits their operations and cost profiles. In a market largely comprised of manufacturers, Measure is the model for how drone service will develop and grow in the future. More information is available at measure32.com and on Twitter @measure32A.
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