On February 18, 2002, Admiral Tuttle launched J.O.T. Enterprise, LLC. Our services encompass a vast range of expertise from advising on issues of strategy, organization, technology, operations and acquisitions. We offer strategically balanced views of all efforts encompassing people, processes and technology. We deliver a full spectrum of services that allow our clients the freedom to be creative and the guidance to be productive. We are committed to serving our clients with the utmost integrity and committed to building lasting relationships.
Admiral Tuttle is widely regarded as an information technology strategist, having created Navy's C4I Joint Operations Tactical System (JOTS). In 1989, he became Director, Space and Electronic Warfare, an assignment he held until retirement. During this tour he crafted Navy's C4I architecture, Copernicus, and Information Warfare architecture, Sonata. Prior to that he was Director, Command, Control and Communications (C3) Systems, J6/Joint Staff. From 1985 to 1987, he was Deputy and Chief of Staff for the Commander in Chief, U.S. Atlantic Fleet, following a tour as Naval Inspector General.
Admiral Tuttle retired from the United States Navy, following a blissful 40-year career. From seaman recruit to Vice Admiral his career included assignments to numerous attack and fighter squadrons. He served as Aide and Flag Lieutenant to the Commander in Chief, U.S. Pacific Fleet. He commanded an attack squadron, an air wing, a replenishment ship, the aircraft carrier USS JOHN F. KENNEDY, and two Battle Groups/Forces. He served as Special Assistant to the Chief of Naval Operations and as Deputy Director for Intelligence, Defense Intelligence Agency. He flew over 220 combat missions over North Vietnam and has more than 1,025 carrier arrested landings. At the time of his retirement, he was awarded Navy's "Grey Eagle" signifying the earliest designated Naval Aviator on active duty.
Following his illustrious naval career Admiral Tuttle held the following positions:
• Vice President, Business Development and Chief Staff Officer, Oracle Government.
• Senior Vice President, ManTech International Corporation and President, ManTech Systems Engineering Corporation.
• President, REL-TEK Systems & Design, Inc., now Savantage Financial Services, Inc.
Admiral Tuttle has, and is currently serving on numerous Boards, Executive Committees, Advisory Councils, Advisors, Directors and Members of various defense, government and industry positions with clients encompassing the U.S. and abroad.
Admiral Tuttle received a Communications Engineering Degree from the Naval Postgraduate School in 1962 having attended the undergraduate and postgraduate schools simultaneously. He graduated with honors from the Naval War College, concurrently receiving a master's degree in International Relations from George Washington University in 1969. He has been awarded a plethora of distinguished decorations and awards, has authored myriad articles and speeches and is a Naval Aviator Gold Eagle.