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Armaments Research Company Announces New Executive Appointments


Armaments Research Company Announces New Executive Appointments: Chief Technology Officer and Chief Operating Officer**

Ashburn, VA – July 9th, 2024– Armaments Research Company (ARC), a leader in artificial intelligence-enabled weapon sensors technology, is pleased to announce the appointment of two key executives to its leadership team. Effective immediately, Kyle Rice joins as Chief Technology Officer (CTO), while Dan Kurtenbach assumes the role of Chief Operating Officer (COO).

Kyle brings a wealth of experience in advanced technology development and engineering to his new role. He is a widely recognized speaker and thought leader on deploying AI solutions within the Department of Defense. He has supported the community in similar CTO roles at SAP, Leidos, SAIC and Virtualitics, and is poised to lead ARC’s technological advancements, ensuring the company remains at the forefront of defense innovation.

Similarly, Dan also brings years of strategic leadership and operational expertise to ARC. With a background in product operations at Apple, defense and intelligence professional services at DataRobot, and serving as an Army Special Forces officer, Dan will play a pivotal role in streamlining ARC’s operations and driving sustainable growth.

Mike Canty, CEO of Armaments Research Company, expressed enthusiasm about the appointments: "We are delighted to welcome Kyle and Dan to our executive team. Their combined expertise and leadership will be instrumental in driving ARC’s continued success and innovation in the defense sector."


Armaments Research Company (ARC) is a technology company developing artificial intelligence-enabled weapons sensors for Enhanced Situational Awareness and Predictive Logistics in support of Large-Scale Combat Operations. Discover more at


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