McKean Invests in Zeteo Tech
PHILADELPHIA, April 7, 2014
PHILADELPHIA, April 7, 2014 /PRNewswire/ --McKean Defense Group, LLC
announced today it has invested in Zeteo Tech, LLC. This continues McKean's
strategic plan to diversify its offerings to Defense customers.
Zeteo is focused on creating and maturing innovative technologies for National
Security Customers. The company leadership brings world-class expertise in
Chem/Bio Defense (CBD), robotics, biomedical applications and radiation
detection. All are inventors and thought leaders in their fields, having
created and executed advanced research and development efforts in both the
government and industry. Collectively they have over fifty US patents covering
a wide range of technologies.
Dr. Wayne Bryden is the President of Zeteo Tech. He is a Physical Chemist
whose experience includes management positions at Johns Hopkins Applied
Physics Lab and the Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA). Dr.
Chuck Call, Vice President of Commercialization, has already built successful
companies focused on CBD and energy technologies. Mr. Tom McCreery, Vice
President of Innovation, is a Systems Biologist who created and led DARPA CBD
and combat casualty care programs. Mr. McCreery also was part of Raytheon's
CBD and robotics programs. Mr. Jim Carlini, Senior Advisor, is an Electrical
Engineer with management experience at Northrop Grumman and DARPA, and
advisory positions with the United States Air Force Scientific Advisory Board
and the Defense Science Board.
"McKean made this investment because of the team's strong credentials and
solutions to a wide range of national security challenges," stated Joseph L.
Carlini, CEO of McKean. "We already see applicability of Zeteo's CBD and other
offerings with current customers." The Zeteo partnership follows McKean's
recent creation of a subsidiary, Cabrillo Technologies created to target
growth in the Navy market.
McKean Defense Group, LLC is a privately held Naval Life Cycle Management,
Engineering, Enterprise Transformation and Program Management business
headquartered in Philadelphia, PA.McKean's engineers, developers, technical
staff, programmers, analysts, and program managers identify and deploy new
shipboard technologies, integrate information technology across shipboard
platforms, and develop strategies to support the Warfighter. McKean's
employees create strategic solutions to help customers reach new levels of
mission support and transform their organizations.
SOURCE McKean Defense Group, LLC
Contact: Roberta Chagnot, McKean Defense Group, 571-405-5515,
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