LION Associates, founded in 1988, is an international consulting firm with unique global experience dealing with commercial and goverment policies and programs. Its efforts are primarily directed towards anti-terrorism, security services, defense procurement, foreign policy and security affairs, international marketing and trade/project development.
LION Associates is headed by Admiral James "Ace" Lyons, Jr. USN (ret), former four star admiral, Commander-in-Chief of the U.S. Pacific Fleet and the Father of the Navy Seal Red Cell Program. Staffed by former Navy, Army, Coast Guard, Merchant Marine, government agency and private sector specialist, Lion Associates' personnel serve on advisory boards of leading national laboratories and agencies such as the DIA, Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory, and the DTRA. The permanent staff is augmented by a highly-qualified advisory board and a select network of associates and strategic alliance partners functioning as a cohesive, integrated team that capitalizes on the complementary skills and extensive depth of resources to mobilize for and manage seamless mission.
"A bookshelf of paper will not deter the terrorist"
Admiral James A. Lyons, Jr. USN (ret)