Juliet Marine Systems CEO Gregory E. Sancoff Wins Technological Advancement Award from New York Council of U.S. Navy League

Award Recognizes Sancoff’s Achievements Including Development of GHOST Vessel

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(DGIwire)  Gregory E. Sancoff, president and CEO of Juliet Marine Systems, Inc., a developer of maritime technology, won the Technological Advancement Award from the New York Council of the Navy League of the United States at the Council’s 113th Annual Dinner in New York City on March 19, 2015.

In the May 2015 issue of Seapower, a Navy League publication, an article on the award ceremony noted: “Sancoff’s 30-year career as a serial entrepreneur has been dedicated to the development of high-technology products, primarily for the marine and healthcare industries, and he has been granted 42 patents. His recent work at Juliet Marine, Portsmouth, NH, involves the development of multiple new technologies that have been incorporated into GHOST, a surface vessel that is a combination of stealth fighter aircraft and attack helicopter technologies packaged in a marine platform.”

Sancoff’s award citation noted, “His prolific technological advancements in vessel design and propulsion and in healthcare have made the world a safer and better place, both on land and at sea.”

Mr. Sancoff said, “It is a genuine honor to be recognized by the U.S. Navy League with this award. I am in complete agreement with the League’s vision and message, that the Navy is the principal guarantor of America’s national security and that having an ocean-going fleet second to none is the best way to gain and maintain peace. I believe that my ongoing contributions at Juliet Marine, and specifically on the development of GHOST, have worked toward this important goal.”

SancoffjpgThe Navy League, a nonprofit citizens’ organization that educates the public about the critical importance of sea power and the need for a strong Navy, was formed 113 years ago in New York City with the encouragement of President Theodore Roosevelt. The principal programs of the New York Council, the Navy League’s founding chapter, include support of active duty personnel through such activities as welcoming thousands of sailors, Marines and Coast Guard personnel during ship visits to New York and maintaining educational excellence in the Navy Junior Reserve Officer Training Corps, Young Marines and Sea Cadet programs.

Ghost & FlagAbout Juliet Marine Systems, Inc.

Juliet Marine Systems, Inc. is dedicated to the rapid development and deployment of technology systems that will enhance capabilities in areas including commercial maritime application; special operations support; intelligence, surveillance, and reconnaissance, (ISR); and force protection. The Company has redesigned the process that allows for rapid development of multifaceted weapons systems in one-third the time and capital investment of conventional defense contractors. It is using rapid decision-making methods that have been very successful in the high-technology industry of venture capital start-ups. It has taken the concept of “thinking out of the box” and applied it across all facets of system research, design, development and production. For more information, please visit www.julietmarine.com.

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