COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo., March 28, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Vectrus, Inc. (NYSE: VEC) — announced today that Michele Tyler, chief legal officer at Vectrus, has been named Chief Compliance Officer of the Year at the 2016 Women in Compliance Awards held in London, U.K. recently.
The Women in Compliance Awards celebrate the successes and achievements of female compliance professionals from across the corporate spectrum and is the only event to recognize the achievements of women within the compliance and regulatory industry, according to their website.
"This is the second year Vectrus has been honored with a nominee for a Women in Compliance Award," said Tyler who serves as senior vice president, chief legal officer and corporate secretary at Vectrus. "I am humbled by the award, and given the extraordinary quality of the other nominees, extremely proud to receive such positive recognition for the Vectrus compliance program."
The Women in Compliance Awards are presented in eleven categories at the annual event. Ms. Tyler was chosen as Chief Compliance Officer of the Year for a combination of her outstanding achievements and her strong leadership, which put her at the forefront of the international compliance community.
"We are a values-based government services company, and our compliance program is critical to our success," said Ken Hunzeker, chief executive officer at Vectrus. "Through her leadership of the ethics and compliance team, the company sets an extremely high professional standard for the workplace. We are proud to see her accomplishments recognized in this way."
Vectrus is committed to ensuring it has effective ethics and compliance programs across the globe. The company provides oversight and leadership to help ensure that Vectrus operates with the highest ethical business standards.
Vectrus is a leading, global government services company with a history in the services market that dates back more than 70 years. The company provides infrastructure asset management, information technology and network communication services, and logistics and supply chain management services to U.S. government customers around the world. Vectrus is differentiated by operational excellence, superior program performance, a history of long-term customer relationships, and a strong commitment to their mission success. Vectrus is headquartered in Colorado Springs, Colo., and includes more than 6,000 employees spanning 132 locations in 18 countries. In 2015, Vectrus generated sales of $1.2 billion. For more information, visit our website at http://www.vectrus.com or connect with us on Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn, and YouTube.
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