Toffler Associates Appoints Two New Directors to Leadership Team

RESTON, Va., Dec. 8, 2014 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Toffler Associates is pleased to announce the promotion of two of its valued Senior Associates into two newly created leadership positions: Tyler Sweatt as Corporate Development Director, and Hans Davies as Organizational Development Director. In their new roles, Tyler and Hans join Managing Director Deborah Westphal and Operations Director Darin Powers to round out a robust leadership team firmly poised to chart the firm's future.

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"As we approach our 20th year," explains Deborah Westphal, "we have created a new leadership construct designed to position us for the next 20 years. Toffler Associates is entering a phase of expansive growth, and moving forward, it will be critical for us to balance that growth with maintaining the things that make us special. And I can't think of two better people than Tyler and Hans to help us do that."

As Corporate Development Director, Tyler will focus on the business end of things, optimizing the firm's growth by expanding relationships with new and existing clients, exploring strategic partnerships, and increasing capability to take on new business. "We have worked to establish a strong foundation for growth over the past few years", he notes, "and I look forward to helping us build on our success and expand into new markets and industries in the coming years."

As Organizational Development Director, Hans will focus on the people, developing and nurturing their personal and professional growth, while continuing to fuel their passion to make a profound difference in the lives of Toffler Associates' clients. "It is an exciting time to be taking on this new challenge and working alongside my teammates at the firm," he says. "As we continue to grow, we will work enthusiastically to develop our associates and services to meet the emerging needs of our clients and the market."

About Tyler Sweatt

Tyler holds a degree in Economics from the United States Military Academy at West Point and served as an Engineer Officer in the United States Army. He is also an Industry Fellow at The Asymmetric Studies Institute at The Johns Hopkins University, helping students develop and implement cross-industry and non-standard approaches to intelligence challenges.

About Hans Davies

Hans hold a degree in History from Williams College and earned his Master's Degree in International Relations from The Johns Hopkins School of Advanced International Studies. He is a member of the Leadership Council for his alma mater, The Haverford School, in Haverford, PA.

About Toffler Associates

Toffler Associates is a privately held executive advisory and strategy consultancy, helping leaders build the extraordinary organizations of tomorrow. We serve as a catalyst for change for clients with tough problems to solve, creating impact through knowledge of the forces of change that will shape the future. Built on nearly two decades of trusted private sector and public sector partnerships, we deliver strategic advantage to clients operating in the hospitality, transportation, aerospace, chemical, energy, information technology, commercial space, and defense, federal civilian and intelligence community markets. For more information, visit us at Toffler Associates or connect with us on LinkedIn.

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