Our Executive Team

Executive Team

Where Thought Leaders Are Changing the World

Stephen M. Soble


Having successfully led or developed billion dollar infrastructure projects, dozens of greenfield projects and launched new companies, Steve enjoys hiking, reading and cooking.

Jack Dufrene

Chief Technology Officer

Jack brings extraordinary leadership skills and energy to the technology vision of Assured. Formerly with a major cybersecurity firm and having served in key governmental positions, Jack spearheads our approach to AssuredSevenTM, and our delivery of embedded solutions and tailor-made products. He enjoys a balmy beach and the ever elusive - more time off with his family.

Sylvia A. Vigneault

Corporate Secretary and Treasurer

Having excelled in confidential positions in both the USG and private sector for many well-known leaders, Sylvia is a skilled coordinator and dedicated executive, who enjoys a trip to the beach.

George E. Jones Jr. CISM CRISC CISSP

EVP - Director, Cybersecurity Services

George established the foundation of his career at IBM as an 308X/3090/ES9000 Mainframe Engineer/Programmer in the IBM Development Engineering Laboratory in Poughkeepsie and Kingston NY. Leveraging OS/2 and other programming skills George worked at several Wall Street financial 50 firms leading implementations of Windows and Citrix Winframe and Metaframe, and Checkpoint Firewall deployments. Upon obtaining the CISSP in 2002, George has focused on Intrinsic Risks, Cybersecurity, and Information Security best practices after achieving the CISM and CRISC certifications from ISACA. George has many fishing stories to tell upon request.

Catherine Salemi

VP Growth and Strategy

Catherine is a true professional, with a proven and consistent track record of success in business development. She possesses the unique combination of skills that allow her to thrive in any environment.

Senior Management Advisory Council

Providing Management with Strategic and Tactical Advice from Experience

David Henry


Former Chief Marketing Officer, Logitech and Chief Marketing Officer, Roost.

Stephen Nussey

Capital Markets, Foreign Exchange, International Banking

Former Chief Dealer Foreign Exchange, Treasurer, Chief, In-House Bank, British Petroleum.

    H Stephen Phillips


    CEO, Reparalia, a major European Insurance Company; Director, HomeServe, PLC.

    David C. Traub

    Media and Entertainment

    30 years of diversified media and entertainment production and sound educational backing from UC Berkeley, MIT Media Lab, Harvard Business School and Harvard University.