May 09, 2008 11:32 ET
Airship Surveillance Appoints Mangold Vice President and Member of the Board
LAS VEGAS, NV and CAPE CANAVERAL, FL--(Marketwire - May 9, 2008) - Airship Surveillance,
Inc., a Nevada-based high technology airship company, with whom WENR Corp.
(PINKSHEETS: WNRC) has a letter of intent, formally announced today Sandy
Mangold has been appointed as Vice President of the Company and has been
elected to its Board of Directors.
"Sandy brings an exceptional background to Airship Surveillance (AirSur)
and has already met on behalf of AirSur with staff of Homeland Security,
Department of Defense, NASA, and multiple private companies and
institutions," stated Paul Adams of AirSur. "He will be responsible for
generating sales, business strategy, and overall growth of Airship
Sandy is a retired Colonel from the U.S. Air Force (USAF). His experience
includes being a member of the Joint Intelligence Task Force - Combating
Terrorism (JITF-CT) at the Defense Intelligence Agency (DIA) as part of
the U.S. Air Force Intelligence Analysis Agency (AFIAA); serving as Chief,
Systems Engineering & Integration for the U.S. National Security Space
Architect's Integrated ISR Team; and serving as a Project Manager on
the Space-Based Laser (SBL) Program. He has been the Director of Arms
Control Studies at the U.S. Army War College and was selected by the
Secretary of the USAF to be the first Blue Suit USAF Space Shuttle Flight
Controller working at NASA/Johnson Space Center's Mission Control Center.
Mr. Mangold earned a Bachelor of Science degree in Education (Mathematics)
from the University of Florida, Masters of Science in Systems Management
from the Air Force Institute of Technology/School of Engineering, and a
Masters of Arts in National Security Studies at the U.S. Naval Warfare
College/College of Naval Warfare. Currently, he is also an Adjunct
Professor for the University of Maryland and Embry-Riddle Aeronautical
University. Mr. Mangold is originally from Cape Canaveral, FL.
About Airship Surveillance Inc.
The company is developing a series of advanced unmanned airships designed
to fulfill a wide range of roles ranging from surveillance to environmental
monitoring. The company's airships are built to be robust, yet simple to
operate with the twin goals of providing highly reliable airborne platforms
at an affordable cost.
WENR is a holding company, which seeks to acquire marketing rights in
various growth stage companies. WENR provides senior management
assistance, secures working capital for marketing development, and delivers
tailor made campaigns.
The foregoing contains forward-looking information within the meaning of
The Private Securities Litigation Act of 1995. Such forward-looking
statements involve certain risks and uncertainties. The actual results may
differ materially from such forward-looking statements. The company does
not undertake to publicly update or revise its forward-looking statements
even if experience or future changes make it clear that any projected
results (expressed or implied) will not be realized.