Paradigm Advanced Technologies, Inc. (OTCBB:PRAV – News) has appointed Yair Gaon as Chief Strategy Officer for its PowerLOC Technologies, Inc. division.
Before joining PowerLOC, Mr. Gaon was President and Chief Technology Officer of CT Motion, a company he co-founded in 1998. An expert in telecommunication and computer telephony integration (CTI), he is a pioneer in location-based services. Mr. Gaon led the development and commercial deployment of the first service delivery platform for location-based applications on a GSM network.
Prior to that, Mr. Gaon was CEO and co-founder of Gateway M.L.L., where he designed and implemented CTI platforms for IVR, pre-paid calling cards and call centers. He also guided global wireless giant Orange on CTI infrastructure deployment in Israel. As Vice President of research and development at MetroSoft Inc., he led the development and implementation of cutting-edge voice processing systems for financial markets. His six-year career with the Israeli Air Force also included extensive research and development in communications and tracking technology.