Amit Yoran Promoted to President at EMC’s RSA Arm

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Amit Yoran, formerly a senior vice president at EMC‘s (NYSE: EMC) RSA division, has been promoted to the role of president and succeeded Art Coviello, who will continue to serve as executive chairman of RSA. RSA said Tuesday that Yoran will hold responsibility over functions related to customer experience across products, marketing, sales and services. “In the face of dramatic technology...

Aamir Hussain Joins CenturyLink as EVP, CTO

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Aamir Hussain, a former chief technology officer and managing director at Liberty Global, has joined CenturyLink (NYSE: CTL) as executive vice president and CTO. He will lead work to automate many of CenturyLink’s products, focus on customer experiences and help manage company platforms and technologies, CenturyLink said Tuesday. Hussain was based in the Netherlands in his role as managing director...

Joe Armstrong Named President of Intelligent Decisions

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Joe Armstrong Joe Armstrong, formerly chief financial officer of Intelligent Decisions Inc., has been named president of the company, the Washington Business Journal reported Monday. Jill Aitoro writes Armstrong succeeds Harry Martin, who has led Intelligent Decisions since 1988. Armstrong most recently oversaw the technology contractor’s effort to align its fiscal duties with its strategic...

Simon Szykman Joins Attain as Federal Services Division CTO; Manish Agarwal Comments

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Simon Szykman Simon Szykman, former chief information officer at the Commerce Department, has joined Attain LLC as chief technology officer of the company’s federal services division. Szykman will oversee Attain’s strategic corporate partnerships and go-to-market strategies, Attain said Friday. “As federal services CTO, Simon will play an integral role in Attain’s mission to...

Report: Larry Prior to Head CSC’s NA Public Sector Arm in Reorg

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Larry Prior According to the Washington Business Journal: Larry Prior, who joined Computer Sciences Corp. (NYSE: CSC) in May 2013 to run the defense and intelligence business, has been appointed to lead the company’s North American public sector business as part of a reorganization move. David Zolet Jill Aitoro reports that as part of the realignment, David Zolet will assume leadership...

Steve Scribner Returns to Force 3 as Chief Financial Officer

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Steve Scribner Steve Scribner, formerly vice president and chief financial officer at engineering firm Cummins-Wagner, has returned to Force 3 as the network security company’s CFO. He has 13 years of experience in financial, tax and accounting management and oversaw acquisitions, capital fundraising, sales programs and initial public offerings at several technology companies, Force 3 said Wednesday. Scribner...

Michael Ruppert Joins Mercury Systems as Strategy, Corporate Development SVP; Mark Aslett Comments

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Michael Ruppert Michael Ruppert, formerly co-founder and managing partner of advisory firm RSPartners LLC, has joined Mercury Systems (NASDAQ: MRCY) as senior vice president of strategy and corporate development. He will report to President and CEO Mark Aslett and be responsible for the company’s strategy, planning and mergers and acquisitions activities, Mercury Systems said Monday. “Michael’s...

HP Vet Andy McCann Joins Dell Federal Arm as Sales, Marketing Executive Director

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Andy McCann Andy McCann, formerly a vice president for HP Enterprise Services‘ (NYSE: HPQ) U.S. public sector business, has joined the executive team at Dell‘s federal division as executive director of sales and marketing, GovCon Wire has learned. In his most recent role at HP, McCann led a team of more than 300 professionals that delivered systems integration services, applications...

David Richards Elected DynCorp’s U.K. Advisory Board Chairman; James Geisler Comments

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David Richards, a retired U.K. military general, has joined DynCorp International to chair the advisory board of the company’s U.K. subsidiary. “We are excited to have General Richards join our board, bringing forth his experience with the UK’s armed forces which will be invaluable to DI’s future business in the region,” DI CEO James Geisler said Wednesday. Richards is former...

Fred Funk Takes SVP Role at Preferred Systems Solutions; Scott Goss Comments

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Fred Funk, formerly a co-founding executive at The KEYW Holding Corp. (NASDAQ: KEYW), has joined Preferred Systems Solutions as senior vice president of the national security group. He will be responsible for the company’s intelligence operations, business development and merger and acquisition strategies within the intelligence community, PSS said Sept. 23. “We are extremely fortunate...