Chuck brings a wealth of experience and knowledge about the most pressing federal cyber threats and we are thrilled about his new role with CRGT, as he will contribute valuable strategies for filling the cyber security resource gap.
Reston, VA (PRWEB) April 07, 2015
CRGT’s Cybersecurity expert Chuck McGann has been selected to join the Technology Advisory Board of the Government Technology Research Alliance (GTRA). He has supported the organization for many years – lending his knowledge speaking at council meetings and participating in as a member of the Government Advisory Board. The GTRA Technical Advisory Board (TAB) encompasses a collective group of technology solution providers and leaders.
The GTRA TAB lends unbiased expertise to the direction of GTRA’s activities, quarterly council dinner meetings, semi-annual council summits, content development, current trends and topics, and technical thought leadership for use by the GTRA membership.
Commenting on his new role, Chuck said: “I’m excited to move over to the Technical Advisory Board and believe my position as Chief Cyber Strategist will bring an additional open mind to the group as we seek out the best for our membership.”
Chuck is the former Corporate Information Security Officer for the United States Postal Service (USPS). In this capacity, he had the responsibility of securing an intranet that is one of the largest maintained by any organization in the world. After his retirement from the USPS, Chuck joined CRGT Inc. as Chief Cyber Strategist, responsible for helping develop and align business strategies supporting growth across all business platforms but focused on the Federal Civilian environment.
“Chuck brings a wealth of experience and knowledge about the most pressing federal cyber threats and we are thrilled about his new role with CRGT, as he will contribute valuable strategies for filling the cyber security resource gap,” said Kelly Yocum, Co-Founder and Executive Director, GTRA.
GTRA is a leading nationally recognized nonprofit 501(c)3 organization of CIO’s/CISO’s/CTO’s dedicated to bridging the gap between Washington D.C. and Silicon Valley, creating a public-private sector technology collaboration fostering thought leadership, executive knowledge exchange, and to drive government technology ideas forward. Our core focus lies in the areas of Security, Big Data, Cloud, Mobile, Infrastructure, and IT Services. GTRA has over 500 Council members, Ambassadors, Technology Advisors, and Speakers who are senior government officials dedicated to improving their IT community through trends research, executive briefings, roundtables, boardroom meetings, thought leadership think-tanks, strategic knowledge exchange panels, networking receptions and dinners, recognition awards, and bi-annual summits. By becoming a GTRA Contributor, executives are able to take action with their peers and utilize GTRA as a platform for improving outcome, access to a vast body of knowledge, innovative thinking, sharing best practices and lessons-learned, and enjoy opportunities to collaborate with like-minded executives.
About CRGT Inc.
CRGT Inc. is a leading provider of mission-critical, complex, and innovative information technology solutions to a diverse set of Federal Government customers. We provide expert solutions in the areas of Agile Software Development, Big Data and Analytics, Cyber Security and Infrastructure Optimization primarily to federal civilian agencies as well as the Department of Defense and the Intelligence Community. CRGT’s solutions process terabytes of information, support tens of thousands of users, manage thousands of daily transactions, and significantly improve how our customers manage and respond to constantly evolving challenges.
CRGT focuses on delivering high-end services and solutions with key technology discriminators. Our customer base includes the U. S. Postal Service, the Department of Homeland Security, the Department of Treasury, the Securities and Exchange Commission, the Environmental Protection Agency, the Department of Transportation, the U.S. Army, and more. CRGT’s experience spans 28 years, and as a mid-sized organization, we offer customers the flexibility they value especially in today’s fast-paced market. CRGT is owned by Bridge Growth Partners. For additional information on CRGT, please visit http://www.crgt.com.