John Johns Joins KEYW as BD VP, National Agency Account Head

KEYWJohn Johns, a former vice president from Six3 Systems and business development executive at other GovCon companies, has joined Hanover, Md.-based cyber and geospatial services company KEYW Corp. (Nasdaq: KEYW) as vice president of BD and account executive for national agencies.

KEYW said Tuesday it appointed the 25-year industry veteran for his business development background in the international commercial, government and intelligence markets that includes experience in cyber programs, biometrics and counterintelligence knowledge.

CEO Bill Weber said Johns will support the company’s effort to build a business development function in an intelligence market that KEYW has targeted for growth.

Johns’ BD career in the GovCon industry also includes executive and senior leadership roles at Wikistrat, A-T Solutions and CACI International (NYSE: CACI).

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