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World Surveillance Group appoints chairman of the board

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Kennedy Space Center, Fl., USA - June 6, 2014, Kennedy Space Center, Fl., USA - World Surveillance Group Inc., a developer of lighter-than-air unmanned aerial systems, has appointed (US-RET) Lt. Colonel Drew West as chairman of the board of directors.

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Mr. West is an experienced business owner and entrepreneur who also served as a Marine infantry officer for more than 24 years, serving 6 years on active duty and the remainder in the reserves. Mr. West was mobilized for Operation Desert Storm in 1990 and then again for Operation Enduring Freedom where he served his final tour of active duty in Afghanistan in 2007.

Mr. West has held senior positions in Fortune 500 companies in the areas of marketing, business development, sales and product quality assurance and has 17 years of experience as a business owner and entrepreneur. He is the founder and President of The Trident Group, Ltd, one of the founding members along with WSGI of the Ohio Lighter Than Air UAS Consortium (the "Consortium"), the group currently responsible for the continued development and commercialization of the Argus One airship.


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