Salient Federal Solutions Appoints Colonel Scott Seavers (USAF, Retired) as Vice President of Training and International Programs Bringing Significant Executive Leadership in Education and Training Solutions in Aviation to Lead Salient's International Training Organization
FAIRFAX, Va., July 16, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Salient Federal Solutions, Inc. (Salient), a leading provider of information technology, training, and intelligence analytic services to agencies in the intelligence, defense, homeland security, cyber security and federal civilian markets, today announced the appointment of Scott Seavers as Vice President, Training and International Programs. He will lead Salient's expanding International Training Organization that provides Training and Educational Services supporting Foreign Governments.
Seavers is a U.S. Air Force veteran with more than 25 years of active duty experience in international relations, intelligence, security, international education and training, and military operations. Seavers joins Salient from the USAF, where he served as Commander of the Air Force Security Assistance Training Squadron. As Commander, Seavers led military, civilians, and contractors engaged in all aspects of international training and education, which supported more than 10,000 students from 140 nations in more than 9,500 courses. He also executed the USAF's global security assistance training strategy and provided more than $300 million in annual training. He developed and implemented more than 500 international training programs worldwide. Seavers also pioneered a monumental training plan budgeted at $2 billion for Royal Saudi Air Force F-15 fleet modification, resulting in the largest Foreign Military Sales (FMS) case in U.S. government history.
"Our international training team will benefit from Scott's seasoned leadership, particularly our expanding support to the USAF as they contract for the world's best training in support of their international partners," says Bill Parker, COO of Salient. "As we expand internationally, his experience and strong relationships with AFSAT, DSCA, USAF, coupled with Foreign Militaries will greatly address our customers' needs and enhance our international engagements and future endeavors. We are proud to bring Scott on board as we continue to meet the demanding mission critical needs of our customers."
About Salient Federal Solutions: Salient Federal Solutions, Inc. is a leading provider of Federal IT, training and engineering solutions enabling government and industry to respond quickly to new or surge mission requirements with exactly the right people, skills, expertise, and technical solutions. The company works to accelerate mission impact by delivering highly adaptable technology services, engineering solutions, and domain expertise enabling customers to rapidly meet the pressing requirements of today, while anticipating tomorrow's evolving challenges. Salient Federal Solutions is headquartered in Fairfax, Va., with offices in McLean, Colorado Springs, St. Louis, Norfolk, Orlando, San Diego, and Tampa. More information is available at www.salientfed.com.
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