Arlington, VA (PRWEB) October 04, 2013
Buchanan & Edwards (BE) has named Michael Innella its new Chief Operating Officer as the company prepares for upcoming organizational growth. Innella will oversee operational management for BE’s functional departments and business units, and will focus on ensuring that the operational organization is positioned to support the company’s growth.
Prior to joining BE, Innella led the Professional Services group at American Systems. Before working at American Systems, Innella spent 20 years working for Stanley Associates building and leading their Information Technology practice. Innella served in a number of increasingly responsible positions including lead engineer, project manager, program manager, Vice President, CTO/CIO, and ultimately Senior Vice President.
“As BE continues to grow, we are evolving to meet new customer demands and the continuing need to find and engage great employees who will provide innovative solutions to our customers. In the role of COO, Mike will bring proven leadership and deep operating experience to the task of aligning the objectives of our customers, our employees, and our leadership team to assure maximum effectiveness across the company,” said Tony Parchment, BE President. “Mike will help our leadership team sharpen our execution as we pursue our strategy to provide innovative solutions that help our Federal customers meet their objectives in a tough, budget-conscious environment.”
Innella has a strong background and experience in IT services and government contracting, specifically leading and implementing mission-critical enterprise solutions for various Federal and Department of Defense clients. Innella received a BS in Computer Science from the University of Maryland and a MS in Computer Science from George Mason University. Prior to receiving his graduate degree, Innella served as an officer in the U.S. Navy.
About Buchanan & Edwards:
Buchanan & Edwards (BE) is an information technology and professional services consulting firm, which provides clients with innovative technology solutions and organizational management services to deliver mission success. Serving the federal sector since 1998, we base our solutions on an in-depth understanding of our clients, their mission, and the unique challenges they face. BE is a Microsoft Gold Partner for Application Development, Hosting, and Collaboration & Content, an Oracle Silver Partner, the winner of the 2011 Small Business of the Year Award for the US Department of State and a four-time Inc. 500│5000 awardee. BE employs a disciplined management approach that has been independently appraised as compliant with CMMI Level 3 processes and ISO 9001:2008 standards. For additional information, please visit our website at http://www.buchanan-edwards.com.