HERNDON, Va., May 4, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Cascades Technologies, inc. (CTi), a leader in IT Governance, Technical Solutions, and Project Management, announces that Colonel (Ret.) Jose A. Rivera has joined CTi as its new Director of Corporate Strategy. Mr. Rivera will be responsible for leading market assessments, business growth strategies and the alignment of portfolio capabilities with corporate business objectives.
Prior to joining CTi, Mr. Rivera was Director of Cyber Strategy for Chugach Government Solutions, developing the company's capabilities and qualifications in the cyber realm. Before that, he served for over 25 years as a commissioned officer in the United States Air Force in the communications/cyber and political military affairs officer career fields at squadron, group, wing, major command, air staff, unified and combined command levels. His last military posting was Deputy Director of Cyber Operations, Headquarters United States Air Force, Pentagon, Wash DC.
Rivera holds an Engineering degree from the University of Puerto Rico, Mayaguez and a Master's Degree in National Resources Strategy from the Industrial College of the Armed Forces, National Defense University, Washington, DC.
"Mr. Rivera brings the background and experience to propel us to the next level. His vision, insight and innovative thinking are attributes that complement our team, and will make us stronger for the future," said Alfredo Casta, CEO of Cascades Technologies. "We are very pleased to have Jose (JR) join our team!"
CTi, headquartered in Herndon, VA, is a business and IT consulting firm concentrating in IT Governance, Technical Solutions, Security Assessment, and Program Management services. Driven by its core tenets of Think – Build – Measure, CTi identifies improvement areas and delivers results. CTi was founded by Alfredo Casta in 1998 with the mission "to help our clients succeed by fully understanding their mission and challenges, and applying technology, experience, and knowledge to deliver results." CTi's primary customers are Federal Government agencies and various health-related entities. CTi holds various contract vehicles including GSA's 8(a) STARS II, FBI's IT Triple S, NITAAC CIO SP3, and GSA IT-70 Schedule. For more information, please visit our web site www.CascadesTech.com or call at 703-793-7222.
Contact: Carolyn Newman, (703) 793-7222
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