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Bob Dougherty, Specialized Intelligence Officer

Bob Dougherty worked for 25 years as an undercover Operations Officer for the CIA. He has deep operational experience in the U.S., Europe, Central America, South America and the Middle East. Bob has successfully worked against foreign terrorist groups such as The Islamic State, Al-Qaida, Hezbollah, Sendero Luminoso, Tupac Amaru Revolutionary Movement, the Japanese Red Army, and the Palestine Liberation Organization. In addition, Bob has extensive experience in working against Iranian state sponsored terrorism, and government of Iran intelligence and procurement operations worldwide.

Bob has served as a subject matter expert instructor on terrorism and countering terrorist cells inside the U.S. and overseas for a variety of classes attended by law enforcement, U.S. government federal officers, U.S. military personnel, and civilian specialist first-responders.

Bob is a senior instructor on HUMINT and Counter-Terrorism for U.S. military special operations elements including Naval Special Warfare units. Bob is also an adjunct professor at the California Specialized Training Institute – the State of California POST training entity for law enforcement personnel.

Bob has personally developed, managed and carried out multiple high-profile operations during his career that led to the capture of several high-profile terrorists, and the effective dismantling of terrorist networks.

Bob was the keynote speaker at several National Level conferences and has published several articles and analytical pieces on International Security issues.

Devin F, Special Projects and International Development

Tactical Rabbit clients have come to rely on Devin for his dynamic, out-of-the-box solutions to problems other firms cannot solve: from reputation management and strategic advocacy, to directing a network of highly confidential human sources interwoven with high-tech exploitations and tradecraft.

Devin has specialized, international experience in covert operations and intelligence collection (CIA), law enforcement and border operations (DHS/Customs), and military (USMIL, Special Operations and non-U.S. liaison operations). These experiences include hostage rescues, numerous anti-terrorism operations, financial and cyber investigations, long-term penetrations of insular networks, brand and campaign design and implementation, influence campaigns, and entrenched, internal business assessments.

Today, Devin spends most of his time with Tactical Rabbit on high-risk, high-reward and efficacious solutions, including throughout the U.S. and Asia.

Jeff Stanley, Director of Investigations

With 28 years of investigative experience, including over 25 as a Special Agent for the Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI), Mr. Stanley leads complex investigations and mitigates security threats to people, facilities, and information. During his FBI career, he investigated Violent Crime, White Collar Crime, Health Care Fraud and International Terrorism. He was a member of Portland’s SWAT team, and was active in the Bureau’s Aviation Program as a Pilot-in-Command.

An International Terrorism expert, Stanley oversaw Operations and Intelligence at the FBI’s Terrorist Screening Center in Arlington, VA. He was responsible for the day-to-day activities of TSC’s 24-hour Operations Center, managing counterterrorism interactions with world-wide partners in the law enforcement and intelligence communities. Later, Stanley was designated as Assistant Special Agent in Charge of the FBI’s Los Angeles Field Office, where he led Physical Security, Aviation, Technical & Undercover Operations, Crisis Management, Special Events, Media and Budget matters.

Retiring in 2016, Stanley now conducts licensed investigations and provides security consulting for Tactical Rabbit, including complex cases, threat assessments, and implementing security solutions to mitigate risk.

Ron Shur, VP of Technology

Ron Shur has been involved with the internet industry since 1995. Ron is dedicated to creating the perfect mix of the latest search engine optimization (SEO) techniques, IT solutions, web development, and web management services methodology, successfully trademarking the phrase “The internet made easy”. He started the National Financial News Service in 1992, reporting mortgage news in the newsprint media, i.e. the Wall Street Journal, the Washington Post, LA Times and 300 others across the United States. In 2006, Ron sold the business and all of the domains. Shortly after, he joined Tactical Rabbit.

Jake Hymel, Director of Security

Jake Hymel served honorably in the United States Air Force both Active Duty and Air National Guard for nearly a decade. After an active duty combat deployment to Afghanistan, Jake reenlisted in the Louisiana Air National Guard Security Forces Squadron. While serving in the Air National Guard, Jake was recruited by the New Orleans Police Department on a drug interdiction task force to assist in the recovery of the city post Hurricane Katrina. After 3 years Jake was again recruited to serve on another task force with the Drug Enforcement Administration to assist their Intelligence division and the Mobile Enforcement Team out of the Baton Rouge Resident Office. Jake then spent the last decade in the Private Security Sector working as an Executive Protection Agent and a Consultant. Jake also served as the Executive Agent for Tutari International out of Dubai. While employed with Tutari International, Jake was in charge of sourcing and training for the Peshmerga in Erbil, Kurdistan with the aid of former United States Special Forces personnel. Jake has also managed government contracts for the Department of Homeland Security in the areas of asset protection and asset recovery in South Florida post Hurricane Irma.

Tom Manter, Marketing Director

Tom brings over 25 years in the technology industry offering a unique blend of business, product management, sales, and marketing experience. Tom’s expertise is extensive and diverse – from refreshing or re-inventing existing products and services to launching new innovative solutions. As a senior marketing leader at HP, Wang Laboratories, and Unisys, Tom created effective strategies and implemented successful marketing programs that resulted in growing market share and annual revenues while running global enterprise hardware, software and services programs.

Prior to Unisys, Tom was a highly regarded industry analyst, speaking at key industry events and publishing numerous papers. Tom has worked with clients that include Microsoft, Dell, IBM, Intel, HP, EMC, and Citrix to help guide their market strategy and strengthen their industry position.

Tom holds an MBA from the F.W. Olin Graduate School of Business at Babson College and a B.S. in Finance from Northeastern University.

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