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Mr. Tim Bloechl Joins Quantum Research International as Director, Cyber Security Business Development

Tim Bloechl(Huntsville, AL - April 15, 2014) —Quantum Research International, Inc. is pleased to announce that Tim Bloechl joined the company as Director of Cyber Security Business Development. He is responsible for expanding our core cyber security and IT business areas. Tim was recently involved in cyber security start-up activities with Secure Channels Inc. and Blackhawk Management Corp. He was also a SVP with Geneva, Switzerland based WiseKey SA. From 2005 to 2011, Tim was Microsoft's first global business leader for the Public Safety and National Security markets, driving growth of almost $1B in annual revenue for the company. Prior to Microsoft, Tim served in the Pentagon as Director, International Cyber Security, and before this led efforts with DoD's Joint Task Force-Computer Network Defense and successor organizations. Tim serves on the Board of Directors for Global Impact, a not-for-profit organization dedicated to helping the world’s most vulnerable people, and serves on the Board of Advisors for the Center for Strategic Decision Research. Finally, Tim served a 20 year career in the U.S. Army retiring as a Lieutenant Colonel in 1999.

Quantum is headquartered in Huntsville’s Research Park with facilities in Washington, DC; Aberdeen, MD; Colorado Springs, CO; Shalimar, FL; Lawton, OK; and Hampton Roads, VA; as well as field operations in over 50 additional U.S. and international locations.