To a corner office
Federal Sources Inc., McLean, Va., named Lincoln C. Klabo vice president, defense consulting. The company also named Richard Alires senior vice president for sales and marketing.
Robert H. Dumais was named as a vice president of Hughes Aircraft Co., Reston, Va., and senior vice president of Hughes Information Technology Systems business.
The Fairfax County Economic Development Authority appointed Gerald L. Gordon president and executive director.
Paul-Tittle Associates Inc., Bethesda, Md., named Ron Cimino vice president.
Devon Software Corp., Ottawa, Ontario, has hired Larry Trenwith as company president.
Intelidata Technologies Corp., Herndon, Va., has appointed John W. Hillyard chief financial officer.
PSINet Inc., Herndon, Va., named Edward D. Postal vice president and chief financial officer. The company also named Kurt Baumann vice president, strategy and business development, and Rick Frizalone vice president, corporate sales.
Computer Education Services Inc., Virginia Beach, Va., named James F. Ochse president and chief operating officer.
Leland Schmidt was named chairman of the board of directors for the United States Telephone Association, Washington.
Axent Technologies Inc., Rockville, Md., appointed John C. Becker president and chief operating officer. Robert B. Edwards Jr. was named chief financial officer.
Cable and Wireless Inc., Vienna, Va., announced that Gian Dilawari was appointed senior vice president of engineering, and chief technology officer.
Computer Data Systems Inc.'s Business Applications Solutions Co., Rockville, Md., promoted Robert T. Alford to vice president and general manager of the Financial Systems Division. CDSI Information Solutions Co. named Brad Kopp and Doug Kruse as vice presidents.
STG Marketing Communications Inc., Fairfax, Va., named Easter R. Thompson vice president, public relations. The company also added two members to its creative team, Pamela Ahn and James Sweeney. Marsha Cattaneo was appointed to creative services manager.
Completed Systems Inc., Vienna, Va., has named Marilyn Johnston vice president and Jeffrey Fishman senior completion consultant.
Photo Science Inc., Gaithersburg, Md., appointed Stephen R. DeLoach vice president of federal programs.
Wizdom Systems Inc., Naperville, Ill., appointed Phillip B. Clement vice president of business development.
Texas Instruments Inc., Plano, Texas, named Michael L. Dillard vice president of worldwide research and development.
Samuel L. Venneri was appointed chief technologist at NASA headquarters, Washington.
Ryan McGinn Inc., Arlington, Va., hired Regina Blakely as vice president.
Computer Applications Development and Integration Corp., Gaithersburg, Md., named John Wesley Yoest Jr., president.
Jerry Carr was promoted from senior vice president to executive vice president by Frontier Corp., Rochester, N.Y.
ICF Kaiser International Inc., Fairfax, Va., named Sudhakar Kesavan executive vice president of the company and president of its consulting group.
BellSouth Corp., Atlanta, appointed W. Patrick Shannon vice president and comptroller.
IQ Software Corp., Norcross, Ga., promoted Michael Gaiss to the position of vice president, marketing.
Advanced Communications and Information Services Inc., McLean, Va., appointed Heather J. Smith vice president of new market development.
Visual Networks Inc., Rockville, Md., named Gregory Langford vice president of product management and planning.
Getting a window
Internet Online Inc., Bethesda, Md., appointed Jeff Brecker as marketing director of its Internet Interstate Web site development operation.
Export Software International, Chantilly, Va., has added Kimberly Kennedy, Xiaoping Yao and Uma Meda to its technical team.
IQ Software Corp., Norcross, Ga., appointed Ulricke Harrison to the newly created position of director of professional services.
DirecTV, El Segundo, Calif., announced that Jeffrey Torkelson was named director of communications.
Guy C. Dilworth was named director of the undersea warfare division of Semcor, Mount Laurel, N.J.
Ingram Micro Inc., Santa Ana, Calif., named Jay Lambke to the newly created position of director, government sales.
Vion Corp., Washington, promoted Bobbi Terkowitz to marketing manager.
Planning Technologies Inc., Atlanta, appointed Robert Musser as federal territory sales manager.
Jonathan Cain, Christian Connell and John Faber Jr. have joined the law firm of Mays and Valentine, McLean, Va.
Spectrum Astro Inc., Gilbert, Az., named Dr. Paul E. Heartquist director of launch integration and operations.
Vision International, Alexandria, Va., appointed William James to its sales team. He will head the West Coast sales operations.
SRA International Inc., Arlington, Va., has appointed Kelley Ann Brix as medical director of the health systems program.
Davis Technologies International Corp. in Dallas is the recipient of the NASA Small Business Research Technology of the Year Award. The award was presented for outstand- ing technical achievement in the design and production of high-mobility vehicle suspension systems for military and commercial application projects.
Semiconductor Research Corp., Durham, N.C., selected Prof. Stephen W. Director, dean of the College of Engineering at the University of Michigan, as the first recipient of its Aristotle Award. The award acknowledges teaching excellence, demonstrated by faculty advising graduate students and guiding SRC-funded research at universities throughout the United States and Canada.
Martha Clark Goss, chief financial officer for Booz-Allen & Hamilton Inc, McLean, Va., was awarded the Independent Award by the Brown University Club, New York. The award recognizes individuals for their independent character, perseverance, self- reliance and vision.
McDonnell Douglas Military Aircraft Division, Long Beach, Calif., was selected for the Governor's Golden State Quality Award for excellence in management.
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