Retired NSA Director of Operations Jon Darby Joins Intelligent Artifacts Advisory Board

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NEW YORK, October 27, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — Intelligent Artifacts today announced the hiring of the former NSA Director of Operations Jon Darby to their growing advisory board. Mr. Darby brings nearly 40 years of experience in the US intelligence community and expertise in analytics, operations and cybersecurity.

“Our technology’s ability to ensure information security and protect privacy far exceeds the capabilities of other cutting-edge AI/ML systems,” he says Mike Edwards, Chief Growth Officer of Intelligent Artifacts. “Jon Darbys Reach and experience within the intelligence community will be critical as we establish our AI/ML and reasoning system as an effective solution to solving government SIGINT and cybersecurity problems.”

Mr. Darby joined NSA/CSS in 1983, where he began as a Russian language analyst. From there he held various field service and operations management positions, most recently as Director of Operations. During his tenure, he directed NSA missions, including counter-terrorism and cybersecurity operations, as well as the analysis and production of SIGINT across mission areas.

When asked about his decision to join the Intelligent Artifacts Advisory Board, Jon Darby had this to say: “I recently had the pleasure of sitting down with the IA team for a demonstration of their technology. Based on our previous discussions of what the engine can do, I was already intrigued and the wheels started turning as I thought of all the ways the intelligence agencies could use this technology to solve many of their toughest problems. In that moment, I knew I had to be involved.”

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