TSG Solutions is led by seasoned executives with proven leadership experience managing technology companies, providing responsible corporate governance, and recruiting and retaining personnel to achieve customer and company expectations.
Chief Executive Officer and Chairman of the Board
Mr. Iffland, who is a retired U.S. Air Force Brigadier General, joined TSG in February, 2005 as member of the Board of Directors. In April, 2009 General Iffland became the CEO and in May, 2011 became the Chairman of the board. His focus will remain on rapidly expanding into new markets with complimentary service and software offerings, growing the company’s current base of GIS, technical services and digital imaging software, while continuing to broaden the corporate structure and developing and recruiting Senior Executive and Professional staff.
Executive level experience includes Vice President, International, with Argon ST where he developed new businesses in physical security and related programs while also establishing a branch of the company in the Middle East. Prior, he was Chairman of the Board and COO of Coherent Systems International, responsible for establishing a new corporate structure and processes for the rapidly growing company while developing new businesses and service offerings. Corporate revenues were doubled in eighteen months prior to being acquired by Argon ST in 2007. In his final military assignment, General Iffland was the Homeland Security Advisor to the Director, Air National Guard. General Iffland possesses a BS from California State University and a MA from Central Michigan University.
President and Chief Operating Officer
Ms. Granum has experience and a proven track record of growing business organically and through strategic initiatives. Ms. Granum possesses direct industry executive management experience working in both large and small business environments. Ms. Granum recently held the position of Senior Vice President/General Manager of CAE USA Professional Services. CAE is a large business with revenues exceeding $1.5B providing simulation and modeling technologies and integrated training solutions for the civil aviation industry and defense forces around the globe. Prior to her position at CAE, Granum held the position of Vice President of Business Development for Cubic Defense Applications. Cubic is the world leader in live combat training systems and employees over 7000 people worldwide. Prior to Cubic, Granum was employed for over 10 years by Applied Data Technology Inc. (ADTI) providing software and hardware solutions for the U.S. military. Ms. Granum also served four years in the U.S. Navy. Awards include Tribute to Women in Industry (TWIN) Woman of the Year Award 2006.
Vice President of Finance & Administration
Adam currently serves as TSG’s VP of Finance and Administration. Most recently, he was Chief Financial Officer for Skilllstrom and SGIS prior to the sale of SGIS to Salient Federal Solutions, and he continued in the role of VP, Finance for Salient after the acquisition. Before joining SGIS, Adam was CFO of a small local telephone company and spent seven years at Kratos Defense and Security Solutions, where he served in a number of roles including, financial management, mergers and acquisitions, and business development. Adam spent seven years a submarine officer in the US Navy. He holds MBA and MS in Accountancy degrees from San Diego State University and a BSE in Chemical Engineering from the University of Michigan. Adam currently serves as Treasurer and a member of the Board of Directors for Noah Homes Inc., which services adults with developmental disabilities. He lives in San Diego, CA with his wife and three children.
Senior Director of Operations, West Coast
Mr. Wells currently serves as the Director of Operations in our West Coast office, which includes our Public Safety and Security Division here at TSG Solutions, Inc. He has over 12 years of experience in the security industry, both in the commercial and government industries across the world. He has managed large teams of GIS analysts, technicians and consultants performing digital mapping, technical and physical security services in over 10 different countries. As a customer driven leader, he has built strategic relationships with clients which allow him to leverage our solutions in a variety of different approaches. Mr. Wells has also been with the company for over 10 years, serving in multiple technical, program management and IT roles before being appointed to his director position. Mr. Wells holds an AA in Business Management and is currently attending Penn State University, focused on Homeland and Infrastructure Security.
Director of Operations, East Coast
Mr. Williams currently serves as the Director of Operations for the Risk Management Division of TSG Solutions, Inc. Mr. Williams has over 15 years of experience in the security industry, including direct and management experience in a variety of security related projects focusing on comprehensive, all-hazards risk assessments; assessment, development, and implementation of policies, procedures, and plans; and development, design, and implementation of electronic security systems. Prior to his service at TSG, Mr. Williams was a National Program Manager for Ingersoll Rand/Kratos HBE where he was responsible for overall operational performance/delivery for strategic clients with footprints in North and South America, as well as Europe. Prior to that, he held positions as a Senior Security Systems Designer at Fidelity Investments, and Systems Design Engineer at Integrated Security, Inc. He received his Bachelor of Science degree in Justice and Law Administration from Western Connecticut State University.