KORE Telematics, Atlanta, Ga., a digital wireless services provider specializing in machine-to-machine (M2M) communications, has announced the appointment of Robert (Bob) Metzler and Stein-Erik (Stein) Soelberg to the positions of Executive Vice President Sales and Marketing, and Marketing Director, respectively.
Covia Labs, Mountain View, Calif., a developer of software platforms to enable secure interoperable communication, has announced former Assistant Secretary of Homeland Security and General Counsel to the National Security Agency, Stewart Baker, has been chosen as a key business advisor to the company. Mr. Baker will provide strategic counsel, assisting Covia as it rolls out its solution that enables secure and reliable communication between military and emergency response personnel across assorted devices and systems. In addition to his service at the highest levels of the federal government, Baker brings an unparalleled expertise in national security, defense, technology and policy.
Dynamics Research Corporation, Andover, Mass. a provider of innovative management consulting, engineering, and technology solutions to federal and state governments, has announced that Paul Strasser has joined DRC as Senior Vice President of Strategic Development. In this newly formed position Strasser will be responsible for developing new business growth strategies that will further expand DRC’s presence with federal government customers, including the Department of Homeland Security, the Department of Defense, civilian and intelligence agencies. Strasser will report to Jim Regan, DRC’s president and chief executive officer.Keep Reading
The MITRE Corporation, Bedford, Mass., a not-for-profit organization that provides systems engineering, research and development, and information technology support to the government, has announced the appointment of vice president Gary Gagnon as corporate director of cybersecurity. In this newly formed position, Gagnon will work closely with MITRE's leadership to develop and implement MITRE's overall cybersecurity strategy and cyber work program activities performed for all government customers. In addition, he will be responsible for MITRE's internal cybersecurity program and the use of company systems as a test bed for providing recommended actions to government customers.
ManTech International Corporation, Fairfax, Va., a provider of technical and engineering services and solutions, has named Sherrill I. Daily, Jr., Vice President of Portfolio Analysis. He will lead customer and competitor analyses to identify, evaluate and analyze new business opportunities and help formulate win strategies.Keep Reading
Geospatial Holdings Inc., Pittsburgh, Pa., a provider of technologies involving infrastructure services and 3D mapping of both above ground and below ground pipelines and other infrastructure, has announced changes to its management team and Board of Directors.
AeroVironment Inc., Monrovia, Calif., a provider of unmanned aircraft systems (UAS), has announced that Roy Minson, formerly an executive with SAIC and The Boeing Company, has joined AeroVironment as vice president of business development and deputy general manager of its unmanned aircraft systems (UAS) segment.
Van Ness Feldman, an advisory firm focusing on government policy, regulatory, and project development issues, has announced that Ben L. McMakin, Principal and Managing Director of Governmental Issues, will lead the firm’s Public Policy team. Mr. McMakin succeeds Curt Rich, who recently accepted a position with United Technologies Corporation as Vice President, Energy and Environmental Policy.
Defenshield, Syracuse, NY, a manufacturer of bullet, blast and fragment resistant products for the military, public security, homeland defense, and law enforcement, has announced that due to significant requests for its ballistic protection equipment product line, it has doubled its sales staff by hiring three additional account managers.
Spacenet Inc., McLean, Va., a provider of broadband network solutions, has announced that David Kagan has joined the company as Senior Vice President of Business Development. In this new role, he has responsibility for overseeing initiatives which will support the company’s long term growth and strategic planning, including its recently formed division, Spacenet Integrated Government Solutions (SIGS).
SFN Group, Inc. (SFN), Ft. Lauderdale, Fla., a strategic workforce solutions company, has announced the appointment of Brigadier General (Ret) Lawrence E. Gillespie, Sr. to its board of directors. Gillespie was elected to serve as a director by the board on April 2, 2010.Keep Reading
ICF International, a provider of consulting services and technology solutions to government and commercial clients, announced that it has named Nitin Zamre to the position of managing director of the ICF International office in New Delhi.
Sapient Government Services, Arlington, Va., a provider of consulting, technology, and marketing services to a wide array of US governmental agencies, announced the appointment of former Booz Allen Hamilton executive Teresa Bozzelli to lead its US government business, effective immediately. Bozzelli’s mission will be to expand the scale and scope of Sapient’s US Government Services business and to continue to position Sapient Government Services as a strategic partner to US government clients.
QinetiQ North America, McLean, Va., a developer of technology and responsive solutions to government agencies and commercial customers, has announced that Michael McCormack has been promoted to Senior Vice President of Products and Manufacturing for the Technology Solutions Group (TSG). His appointment took effect on April 1, and he will report directly to Dr. J.D. Crouch, TSG group president.
DRI Corporation (DRI), Dallas, Texas, a developer of digital technology for the global surface transportation and transit security markets, has announced that Oliver Wels was appointed President of DRI Corporation, effective March 25, 2010.
DRI Corporation (DRI), Dallas, Texas, a provider of global surface transportation and transit security, has announced that Veronica B. Marks was named Vice President of Corporate Communications and Administration, effective March 25, 2010.
Colorado Technical University (CTU), Colorado Springs, Colo., a provider of education to career-motivated students has appointed Nadav Morag, PhD as the dean of homeland security doctoral programs offered through the CTU Institute for Advanced Studies.
Camber Corporation, Huntsville, Ala., a provider of professional technical services to government and commercial customers, has announced that the Honorable Tom Ridge, the first US Secretary of Homeland Security and the 43rd Governor of Pennsylvania, has joined its Board of Advisors.
BAE Systems Inc., Arlington, Va., a global defense, security and aerospace company, has announced that The Honorable Michael Chertoff has joined the firm’s Board of Directors. As a member of the Board, Secretary Chertoff will provide oversight and strategic counsel, further ensuring that BAE Systems, Inc. is well positioned to meet current and future customer requirements in the defense and security markets.Keep Reading
Raytheon Company, Falls Church, Va., a technology developer specializing in defense, homeland security and other government markets has named David L. Jensen vice president of communications for its Intelligence and Information Systems (IIS) business.