RON CHEWNING, LIEUTENANT COLONEL, U.S. ARMY (RETIRED) - DEFENSE BUSINESS STRATEGY ADVISOR

Ron Chewning brings to Guardian Six over 20 years of highly successful executive sales management, B2B and direct sales, business development and government programs leadership. He has a vast range of experience with disparate technologies ranging from computer hardware/software and networking, wireless data, cellular telecommunications, power generation and alternative energy, lithium-ion batteries and energy storage systems and nano-structured advanced high strength steel. His commercial experience has been with small and medium sized businesses and Fortune 500 companies. And he has the added distinction of having worked in both purely commercial sales and marketing positions and in government sales and business development positions as well.

Ron received a B.S. in Business Management from the University of Tampa and an MBA from Campbell University in Cary, North Carolina. He is multi-lingual speaking French and German and multi-cultural having lived and worked in Western Europe for over 18 years.

Ron is a retired U.S. Army officer and a highly decorated combat veteran having served with distinction in the 82d Airborne Division, 18th Airborne Corps, Supreme Headquarters Allied Powers Europe (SHAPE), and Headquarters United States Army Europe (USAREUR).