Galactic Sky is a business unit of Vector Space who is comprised of new-space and enterprise software industry veterans from SpaceX, Virgin Galactic, McDonnell Douglas and VMware.
Shaun Coleman, General manager & senior Vp, Galactic sky
Shaun Coleman, a Vector Space board member and investor, will spearhead the division under his new position as Vice President and General Manager of Space Data Systems. An experienced entrepreneur and investor, Coleman brings more than 20 years of enterprise software, virtualization, computer networking and information security expertise into the role, and will lead a team of developers in Silicon Valley who will build the next generation of software based space systems.
jim cantrell, Vector CEO and co-founder
Jim Cantrell is a well known entrepreneur and expert in space systems and has 30 years of experience in the aerospace and high technology industries. Jim was part of the SpaceX founding team and served as the company's first Vice President of Business Development. Jim founded two other successful aerospace and automotive engineering companies and has held CEO positions in aerospace and biometric software companies. Jim also played key roles in the development of Skybox Imaging (now Terra Bella) and has had developmental roles in numerous venture funded space efforts including Rocket Lab, Planet, Black Sky and Spaceflight