Broomfield, CO — August 31, 2016 — Introspective Networks, (IN), developers of IC Secure Messaging® and their patented STOP® cyber security technology, has welcomed Ian R. Dickinson, Brigadier General, US Air Force (Retired) to its Board of Directors.  General Dickinson brings nearly three decades of military, academic, and information technology business experience to this position.

General Dickinson was the Director of Communications and Information at Air Force Space Command, Peterson Air Force Base, Colo.  He was responsible for organizing, training, and equipping the Air Force’s space and cyber forces with communications and information capability, enabling 14th and 24th Air Forces to support US Strategic Command and US Cyber Command. General Dickinson also acted on behalf of the Commander, Air Force Space Command, as the Air Force’s Designated Accrediting Authority for systems connecting to the Air Force network and for the Air Force Space Command $11.4 billion space and cyberspace mission system portfolio.

As a business development adviser, Gen. Dickinson’s knowledge, command experience, and relationships will aid Introspective Networks as they proceed through validation, acceptance, and procurement of STOP® digital asset and communications protection-based products and services. Gen. Dickinson’s understanding of Air Force Cybersecurity needs will guide Introspective Networks in meeting emerging mission critical network requirements.

As a technology adviser, Gen. Dickinson’s academic background contributes to meeting technical requirements inherent in DoD-validated C4ISR and communications needs.  He has Master’s Degrees in Computer Science and Public Policy as well as squadron, group, and wing commands leading Joint/DoD data and communications networks.

Introspective Networks President and  CEO Anthony Thompson – “We are excited to have someone of General Dickinson’s background and stature join the IN team.  Bringing General Dickinson to our Board represents the transformation occurring at Introspective Networks as we turn our technology from patents to marketed products.  We feel a strong commitment to delivering our next generation data protection to the Department of Defense cyber mission. General Dickinson is instrumental in effectively carrying out that company directive.”

Introspective Networks VP of Government Programs Tom Cappelletti – “ We are very honored to have General Dickinson join our Board of Directors.  General Dickinson brings our company a wealth of transformational knowledge and leadership from the Air Force and Joint DoD cybersecurity and network communication enterprise.  Our team’s commitment to providing our AFCYBER and Joint CYBERCOM customers with new and innovative technology to secure our nation’s most important networks is enhanced immediately with General Dickinson as a senior adviser for our efforts and direction.”

IC Secure Messaging® by Introspective Networks is a secure communications application for iOS, Android, and Chrome devices.  IC Secure Messaging® provides military grade communication and file transfer protection using a patented STOP® cyber security technology.  To learn more visit  Introspective Networks, 13250 Wild Basin Way, Broomfield, CO 80020, (866) 469-4132, info@localhost