HERNDON, Va. (PRWEB) September 26, 2017
The Northern Virginia Technology Council (NVTC) today announced that Roger Krone, Chairman and CEO of Leidos, a global leader in government IT, will headline the organization’s upcoming Titans series event on Friday, October 13, 2017 from 7:15 a.m. to 9:15 a.m. at The Ritz-Carlton, Tysons Corner.
With its national headquarters in Reston, Va., Leidos is a recognized Fortune 500 global company solving important problems in the defense, intelligence, homeland security, civil and health markets. Following the company’s recent merger with Lockheed Martin’s Information Systems & Global Solutions business, Leidos has become the leader in government IT with approximately $10 billion in annual revenue and 32,000 employees worldwide. The company is ranked No. 1 on the 2017 Washington Technology Top 100 list of largest government technology contractors.
Krone will share his insights on trends in the government market. He will also provide updates on the company’s recent merger and discuss what drives the Leidos culture of innovation.
October 13, 2017
7:15 a.m. – 7:45 a.m. Registration and networking
7:45 a.m. – 9:15 a.m. Breakfast and program
The Ritz-Carlton, Tysons Corner
1700 Tysons Blvd.
McLean, VA 22102
To register as a member of the press, please contact Allison Gilmore at
703-904-7878, ext. 287 or email agilmore(at)nvtc(dot)org.
The event is free for press, but advanced registration is required. Press credentials are required for entry.
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The Northern Virginia Technology Council (NVTC) is the membership and trade association for the technology community in Northern Virginia. As the largest technology council in the nation, NVTC serves about 1,000 companies from all sectors of the technology industry, as well as service providers, universities, foreign embassies, nonprofit organizations and governmental agencies. Through its member companies, NVTC represents about 300,000 employees in the region. NVTC is recognized as the nation's leader in providing its technology community with networking and educational events; specialized services and benefits; public policy advocacy; branding of its region as a major global technology center; initiatives in targeted business sectors and in the international, entrepreneurship, workforce and education arenas; and the NVTC Foundation, a 501(c)(3) nonprofit charity that supports the NVTC Veterans Employment Initiative and other priorities within Virginia's technology community. Visit NVTC at http://www.nvtc.org.