Contractors honor their own at annual gala
Former CSC exec picked for hall of fame award; Sen. Warner honored as well
- By Nick Wakeman
- Nov 04, 2009
Four companies and three executives were honored for their achievements during the past year at the annual Greater Washington Government Contractor Awards program Wednesday night.
The seven winners were picked from 36 finalists in seven categories. The event is produced by Washington Technology, the Professional Services Council and the Fairfax, Va., Chamber of Commerce.
As part of the annual dinner, Al Nashman, former president of Computer Sciences Corp.’s federal business, received the hall of fame award for contributions during his career. Nashman, retired from CSC in 1992 after 27 years and is widely credited with creating the business model for government information technology contractors.
Also receiving special recognition was former U.S. Sen. John Warner, (R-Va.), who was honored for his public service.
David Drabkin of the General Services Administration won the public sector partner of the year award.
The 2009 contractor of the year winners are:
CACI International, in the more than $300 million revenue category.
Whitney Bradley & Brown Inc., $75 million to $300 million.
High Performance Technologies, $25 million to $75 million.
Dovel Technologies, less than $25 million.
Executive of the year winners are:
Sudhakar Kesavan, ICF International, more than $300 million.
Bill Hoover, American Systems Corp., $75 million to $300 million.
Jerry Torres, Torres A E Solutions, less than $75 million
The 2009 finalists are:
Contractor less than $25 million
Proteus Technologies LLC
RGS Associates Inc.
Contractor $25 million to 75 million
A-T Solutions Inc.
Base Technologies Inc.
The Tauri Group LLC
Contractor $75 million to 300 million
Catapult Technology LTD
Dewberry & Davis LLC
Integral Systems Inc.
Omniplex World Services Corp.
Systems Planning & Analysis Inc.
Contractor over $300 million
BAE Systems North America
Management Systems International
Executive less than $75 million
Rose Wang, Binary Group
Raj Sharma, Censeo Consulting Group
Raymond Lopez, Engineering Services Network
Darrell Crapps, Sentel
Executive $75 million to $300 million
Randy Slager, Catapult Technology LTD
Kam Ghaffarian, SGT Inc.
Phillip Lantz, Systems Planning & Analysis Inc.
John Hillen, Global Strategies Group
Executive more than $300 million
Paul Leslie, Apptis Inc.
Bruce Klein, Cisco Systems
Richard W. Johnson, Lockheed Martin
Ed Casey, Serco