He has been key to our growth and I am pleased to announce his appointment to COO.
Chantilly, VA (PRWEB) September 29, 2009
Apptis, Inc., a leading provider of essential IT and communications services to key Defense and Civilian agencies, today announced that Skip Nowland has been appointed by its Board of Directors in the role of Chief Operating Officer leading operations and mission execution of the rapidly growing company. Nowland previously served successfully as the Company's President and GM for its Defense and National Security sector.
Nowland is a seasoned executive with deep industry experience and a proven record of leadership. "Skip is a strong leader who embodies the attributes that have led to the continued growth and success of Apptis -- commitment to our customers, our employees, and innovative services solutions," said Bert Notini, Chairman and CEO of Apptis. "He has been key to our growth and I am pleased to announce his appointment to COO."
Nowland joined Apptis in 2005 when the Company acquired SETA Corporation and since that time has had increasing responsibility for Apptis operating divisions. Prior to that, Skip served in senior executive positions at SAIC, Booz Allen Hamilton, and MCI.
"I am proud of the dedication, intelligence, and creativity of the teams that serve our customers," said Nowland. "I look forward to providing leadership and strategy that harnesses the passion of our employees into innovative solutions for our customers' challenges."
Nowland began his industry career in 1993, retiring from the U.S. Army after completing a successful 26-year career serving in a wide variety of key command and staff positions.
For more than two decades, Apptis has been providing IT and communications services to the Federal Government. Applying leading technologies to diverse needs, Apptis delivers inspiring solutions that are agile, trusted, and business-aligned for optimized performance. The company's robust enterprise-wide capabilities include Software & System Engineering, Enterprise Management, Network Engineering, Information Assurance, and Program Management. The company values trust, respect, and integrity with a steadfast customer focus, a passion to win, and a belief in ourselves. Apptis is privately held with headquarters in Chantilly, VA. For more information, visit http://www.apptis.com.
Pauline S. Healy
SVP, Business Development and Marketing Communications
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