ARLINGTON, Va., July 30, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Dan Shapiro, formerly executive vice president and COO at Engineering Services Network, Inc. (ESN) has been appointed Chief Financial Officer at the Arlington-based company.
Founded in 1995, ESN is a leading engineering and IT solutions company with revenues nearing $40 million and 250 employees in offices in the U.S. and overseas. In 2012, ESN was a finalist in the Greater Washington Government Contractor Awards for Contractor of the Year, and Executive of the Year.
"It's important in today's economy to have someone with the financial expertise like Dan Shapiro has and put him in a position where he can continue to help ESN grow in the federal government sector," said founder and ESN President and CEO Raymond F. Lopez, Jr. "Our goal is to make ESN more efficient and effective financially and to be able to continue to expand not only organically and through new contract awards but also through mergers and acquisitions in the near future." Dan will also retain his position as executive vice president as well as an ESN Board member, Mr. Lopez said.
Mr. Shapiro, who joined ESN in 1998, has more than 35 years of professional experience in financial management. He has 20 years of established competencies in Navy Programming, Planning, Budgeting and Execution (PPBE), resource and program management, and operations efforts for Naval Sea Systems Command (NAVSEA) and Space and Naval Warfare System Command (SPAWAR).
Mr. Shapiro spent time as a Tax manager for COMSAT and a controller for NMP, Inc. before moving into the DoD arena. Mr. Shapiro started his career supporting NAVSEA as an analyst for the Trident Submarine Program and became the lead Acquisition Manager for the Interior Communications Branch.
"I look for improvement in the Federal space and maintain what we have in the DoD," said Mr. Lopez. "Our new concentration will be on workforce development and realigning our market offerings. We want to take advantage of better financial development and focused workforce development. It will propel us to move forward in the coming years."
About Engineering Services Network, Inc.
ESN, a leader in engineering and technology solutions, provides military and government customers with services in: professional management & systems engineering services; cyber security & information / mission assurance services; network design, integration, & data center consolidation services; enterprise IT ITIL & ITSM services; systems development & life-cycle services; health IT services; and acquisition services.
Based in Arlington, VA, ESN has offices throughout the U.S. and worldwide. Founded in 1995, ESN is ISO 9001:2008 certified and has achieved Software Engineering Institute's Capability Maturity Model Integration (CMMI) Maturity Level 2 for Services v 1.3, and CMMI Maturity Level 3 for Development v 1.3.
ESN customer experience includes the VA, U.S. Navy, U.S. Army, U.S. Air Force, U.S. Marine Corps, Military Sealift Command, HHS and other agencies. esncc.com. ESN is a VA-Certified Service-Disabled Veteran-Owned Business.
Dennis Groh, ESN CMO
Mobile: 703-909-3914; DGroh@esncc.com
SOURCE Engineering Services Network, Inc. (ESN)