Robbins-Gioia announces CEO change
Michael Sledge to succeed retiring John Marselle
- By David Hubler
- Feb 10, 2011
EDITOR's NOTE: This story has been updated to correct the spelling of John Marselle.
John Marselle, who was named CEO of Robbins-Gioia Inc. in 2006, will retire March 5, the company announced after the acceptance of his retirement by the board of directors.
Marselle will be succeeded by Michael Sledge, who has been president and chief operating officer of the government management and technology consulting firm since 2006. Sledge also has been serving as acting CEO since October 2010, when Marselle began an extended medical leave.
Sledge joined the company, which is based in Alexandria, Va., in 1984.
Before serving as Robbins-Gioia’s president and COO, Sledge was president of the company's civilian agencies and homeland security unit.
He holds a bachelor's degree in business administration from Duquesne University and is a member of the Project Management Institute, the American Defense Preparedness Association, and the Armed Forces Communications and Electronics Association.
David Hubler is the former print managing editor for GCN and senior editor for Washington Technology. He is freelance writer living in Annandale, Va.